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protein targeting to mitochondrion

Known as: protein import into mitochondrion, mitochondrial protein import, protein-mitochondrial targeting 
The process of directing proteins towards and into the mitochondrion, usually mediated by mitochondrial proteins that recognize signals contained… Expand
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Highly Cited
2014
Highly Cited
2014
Mitochondrial dysfunction is associated with neuronal loss in Huntington's disease (HD), a neurodegenerative disease caused by an… Expand
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Highly Cited
2012
Highly Cited
2012
Mitochondria, the powerhouses of the cell, import most of their proteins from the cytosol. It was originally assumed that… Expand
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Highly Cited
2011
Highly Cited
2011
Mitochondria import a large number of nuclear-encoded proteins via membrane-bound transport machineries; however, little is known… Expand
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Highly Cited
2009
Highly Cited
2009
Mitochondrial protein traffic requires coordinated operation of protein translocator complexes in the mitochondrial membrane. The… Expand
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Highly Cited
2007
Highly Cited
2007
The TIM23 complex mediates import of preproteins into mitochondria, but little is known of the mechanistic properties of this… Expand
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Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
Mitochondrial maturation during imbibition of rice embryos follows the transition of unstructured double membrane bound… Expand
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
Mitochondrial preproteins destined for the matrix are translocated by two channel-forming transport machineries, the translocase… Expand
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Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
Most mitochondrial proteins are synthesized on cytoplasmic ribosomes and imported into mitochondria. The imported proteins are… Expand
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Review
2001
Review
2001
The vast majority of mitochondrial proteins are synthesized in the cytosol and are imported into mitochondria by protein… Expand
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Highly Cited
1991
Highly Cited
1991
The transport of precursor proteins into mitochondria requires an energized inner membrane. We report here that the import of… Expand
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