Cell biology: Caught in the traffic Comment uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Cell Membrane
  • Cell Polarity
  • Intestinal Mucosa
  • rab GTP-Binding Proteins

abstract

  • In mice, deletion of the Rab8 protein disrupts organized molecular distribution to membranes of intestinal epithelial cells. Death by starvation follows, exactly as it does in humans with microvillus inclusion disease. ©2007 Nature Publishing Group.

publication date

  • July 19, 2007

Research

keywords

  • Comment

Identity

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1038/448266a

PubMed ID

  • 17637651

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 266

end page

  • 7

volume

  • 448

number

  • 7151