Of Juno, neuropeptide release, and light-activated chloride channels


This month's installment of Generally Physiological explores the identification of an oocyte cell surface receptor required for fertilization, the role of calcium stores in large dense core vesicles in neuropeptide secretion, and the conversion of a chan nelrhodopsin to a light-activated chloride channel. The ability of a sperm and an egg to fuse to form… (More)
DOI: 10.1085/jgp.201411224