Journal article

Bax function in the absence of mitochondria in the primitive protozoan Giardia lamblia

  • Hehl, Adrian B. Institute of Parasitology, University of Zürich, Switzerland
  • Regos, Attila Institute of Parasitology, University of Zürich, Switzerland - Plant Cell Biology Research Centre, School of Botany, University of Melbourne, Australia
  • Schraner, Elisabeth Institute of Veterinary Anatomy, University of Zürich,Switzerland
  • Schneider, André Department of Cell and Developmental Biology, University of Fribourg, Switzerland
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    30.05.2007
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  • PLoS ONE. - 2007, vol. 2, no. 5, p. e488
English Bax-induced permeabilization of the mitochondrial outer membrane and release of cytochrome c are key events in apoptosis. Although Bax can compromise mitochondria in primitive unicellular organisms that lack a classical apoptotic machinery, it is still unclear if Bax alone is sufficient for this, or whether additional mitochondrial components are required. The protozoan parasite Giardia... Show more…
Faculty
Faculté des sciences
Department
Biologie
Language
  • English
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Biology, life sciences
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