POP-OUT | CLOSE
Jump to a Molecule:

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 .
 3D structure
View in Jmol
Style
Color
Surface
 
 

Sequence Display

  
Select protein chain for sequence and Jmol display

Length: 306
Type:
protein
 
 
 
 

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:


External Links