Mitochondrial Import Sequence

Known as: MTS, Mitochondrial Targeting Signal 
An amino acid sequence that directs the post-translational transport of a protein to the mitochondria. The sequence contains an alternating pattern… (More)
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2012
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2012
RATIONALE Activation of the mitochondrial ATP-sensitive potassium channel (mitoK(ATP)) has been implicated in the mechanism of… (More)
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2010
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2010
The PB2 subunit of the influenza virus RNA polymerase is a major virulence determinant of influenza viruses. However, the… (More)
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2008
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2008
Alpha-synuclein, a protein implicated in the pathogenesis of Parkinson disease (PD), is thought to affect mitochondrial functions… (More)
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2005
2005
A first component involved in import into the mitochondrial intermembrane space, named Mia40, has been described recently in… (More)
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2004
2004
Although previous studies have already shown that both cytoplasmic and mitochondrial activities of glycyl-tRNA synthetase are… (More)
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2003
Highly Cited
2003
Increasing evidence suggests that movement of key proteins in or out of mitochondria during apoptosis is essential for the… (More)
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2002
Highly Cited
2002
A T→G transversion at nt 8993 in mitochondrial DNA of MTATP6 (encoding ATPase 6 of complex V of the respiratory chain) causes… (More)
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2000
Highly Cited
2000
Mitochondrial fission is mediated by the dynamin-related GTPase, Dnm1p, which assembles on the mitochondrial outer membrane into… (More)
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1997
Highly Cited
1997
Kinetoplastid protozoa are the earliest-branching eukaryotes to possess a true mitochondrion. This organelle is host to a variety… (More)
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1995
Highly Cited
1995
Carnitine acetyltransferase (CAT) is present in mitochondria and peroxisomes of oleate-grown Saccharomyces cerevisiae. Both… (More)
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