In the past decade lipid vesicle fusion induced by either bacterial PC-preferring phospholipase C, phosphatidylinositol-specific phospholipase C, sphingomyelinase, or a combination of phospholipase C and sphingomyelinase has been demonstrated. In the present paper, the experimental evidence is reviewed, and discussed in terms of the underlying molecular mechanisms of fusion, and of the possible physiological relevance of these findings.
Research Article| December 01 2000
Membrane Fusion Induced by Phospholipase C and Sphingomyelinases
Félix M. Goñi;
Biosci Rep (2000) 20 (6): 443–463.
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Félix M. Goñi, Alicia Alonso; Membrane Fusion Induced by Phospholipase C and Sphingomyelinases. Biosci Rep 1 December 2000; 20 (6): 443–463. doi: https://doi.org/10.1023/A:1010450702670
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