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Membrane kiss mediates hormone secretion

Nature volume 534, pages 479480 (23 June 2016) | Download Citation

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Communication between cells relies on hormone release from secretory granules, but how these vesicles fuse with cell membranes is unclear. An imaging study provides in vivo evidence for a stable intermediate fusion step. See Letter p.548

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  1. Tolga Soykan and Volker Haucke are in the Department of Molecular Pharmacology and Cell Biology, Leibniz Institut für Molekulare Pharmakologie, 13125 Berlin, Germany.

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