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Quality-control pathway unlocked

A modified ubiquitin protein has been identified by three independent studies as the missing link in a cellular quality-control pathway that is implicated in Parkinson's disease. See Letter p.162

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Figure 1: PINK1 and parkin in mitochondrial quality control.


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Abeliovich, A. Quality-control pathway unlocked. Nature 510, 44–45 (2014).

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