Protein import into isolated pea root leucoplasts

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Chiung-Chih eChu ; Hsou-Min eLi (2015)
  • Publisher: Frontiers Media S.A.
  • Journal: Frontiers in Plant Science, volume 6 (issn: 1664-462X, eissn: 1664-462X)
  • Related identifiers: pmc: PMC4560022, doi: 10.3389/fpls.2015.00690/full, doi: 10.3389/fpls.2015.00690
  • Subject: Plant culture | SB1-1110 | plastid | translocon | Leucoplasts | root | Plant Science | Original Research | protein import
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Leucoplasts are important organelles for the synthesis and storage of starch, lipids and proteins. However, molecular mechanism of protein import into leucoplasts and how it differs from that of import into chloroplasts remain unknown. We used pea seedlings for both chl... View more
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