Mitochondrial lipid transport and biosynthesis: A complex balance

  title={Mitochondrial lipid transport and biosynthesis: A complex balance},
  author={Bruno Mesmin},
  journal={The Journal of Cell Biology},
  pages={9 - 11}
  • B. Mesmin
  • Published 4 July 2016
  • Biology, Chemistry
  • The Journal of Cell Biology
Little is known about how mitochondrial lipids reach inner membrane–localized metabolic enzymes for phosphatidylethanolamine synthesis. Aaltonen et al. (2016. J. Cell Biol. and Miyata et al. (2016. J. Cell Biol. now report roles for two mitochondrial complexes, Ups2–Mdm35 and mitochondrial contact site and cristae organizing system, in the biosynthesis and transport of mitochondrial lipids. 

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