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Curr Biol. 1999 Jul 15;9(14):R515-7.

Cell polarity: Versatile scaffolds keep things in place.

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Department of Molecular and Cellular Physiology, Beckman Center for Molecular and Genetic Medicine, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, California 94305-5345, USA.

Abstract

Protein scaffolds organize transmembrane and cytoplasmic proteins and serve to integrate both structure and signaling at the apical junctional complex of polarized epithelial cells. These scaffolds are important in coordinating local and global changes in cell organization.

PMID:
10421564
DOI:
10.1016/s0960-9822(99)80324-8
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