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Mechanosensitive channel MscS

PDB ID: 2OAU

This membrane channel opens when the pressure inside a cell gets too high. This structure shows the closed form of the channel.

Read the Molecule of the Month article on Mechanosensitive Channels.
Discussed Structures from Mechanosensitive Channels
mechanosensitive channel MscS
mechanosensitive channel MscS
mechanosensitive channel MscS
mechanosensitive channel MscS
mechanosensitive channel MscL
mechanosensitive channel MscL
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Reference

PDB ID: 2OAU , PubMed ID is not available

Structures of the Prokaryotic Mechanosensitive Channels MscL and MscS

Steinbacher, S., Bass, R., Strop, P., Rees, D.C.

Journal: (2007) CURRENT TOPICS IN MEMBRANES 58:


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