Email updates

Keep up to date with the latest news and content from Genome Biology and BioMed Central.

Minireview

Membrane traffic between genomes

John Armstrong

Author Affiliations

School of Biological Sciences, University of Sussex, Falmer, Brighton, BN19 QG, UK

Genome Biology 2000, 1:reviews104-reviews104.4  doi:10.1186/gb-2000-1-1-reviews104

Published: 9 June 2000

Abstract

Proteins of the Rab and SNARE families target vesicles to their intracellular destinations. A comparison of these families from the budding yeast, fission yeast, nematode and fruitfly genomes has implications for the organization of membrane traffic in different organisms.