Molecular Machinery & Mechanism of Cell Secretion


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(Part of this graphic is published in: J. Cell. Mol. Med. (2010) [published on-line ahead of print 10.1111/j.1582-4934.2010.01152.x.]

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(Part of this movie is published as 3D figures in: Jena, BP. (2009) Porosome: the secretory portal in cells. Biochem. 48(19):4009-4018.)

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The averaged SAXS 3-D structure of a native 35 nm synaptic vesicle (purple) docked at the 15 nm cup-shaped neuronal porosome complex (pink).
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Bhanu P. Jena, Ph.D. (Hon. Doct. Mult.)
George E. Palade University Professor
Distinguished Profe
ssor of Physiology 
Director, NanoBioScience Institute
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