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Sort of unexpected


To reach the cell surface, membrane proteins are first targeted to an organelle called the endoplasmic reticulum. Several targeting pathways are known, but it now emerges that there is yet another pathway. See Letter p.134

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Figure 1: Ways to target membrane proteins to the secretory pathway.


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