membrane fission

A process that is carried out at the cellular level which results in the separation of a single continuous membrane into two membranes. [GOC… (More)

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2012
Highly Cited
2012
Shallow hydrophobic insertions and crescent-shaped BAR scaffolds promote membrane curvature. Here, we investigate membrane… (More)
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2009
2009
ESCRT-III proteins catalyze membrane fission during multi vesicular body biogenesis, budding of some enveloped viruses and cell… (More)
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Highly Cited
2008
Highly Cited
2008
Few components of the mitochondrial fission machinery are known, even though mitochondrial fission is a complex process of vital… (More)
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Highly Cited
2008
Highly Cited
2008
The GTPase dynamin is critically involved in membrane fission during endocytosis. How does dynamin use the energy of GTP… (More)
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Highly Cited
2008
Highly Cited
2008
The GTPase dynamin assembles at the necks of budded vesicles in vivo and functions in membrane fission. We have developed fluid… (More)
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Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
Dynamin, a crucial factor in endocytosis, is a member of a family of GTPases that participates in membrane fission. It was… (More)
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Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
Membrane fission is a fundamental step in membrane transport. So far, the only fission protein machinery that has been implicated… (More)
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2004
2004
Membrane fusion and fission are antagonistic reactions controlled by different proteins. Dynamins promote membrane fission by GTP… (More)
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Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
Lipid bilayer membranes--ubiquitous in biological systems and closely associated with cell function--exhibit rich shape… (More)
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Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
In healthy cells, fusion and fission events participate in regulating mitochondrial morphology. Disintegration of the… (More)
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