Title

Mitochondrial Sterol Oxidation Marks the Spot

UMMS Affiliation

Department of Molecular, Cell and Cancer Biology; UMass Metabolic Network

Publication Date

2017-11-16

Document Type

Article

Disciplines

Biochemistry | Cell Biology | Cellular and Molecular Physiology | Molecular Biology

Abstract

Maintenance of mitochondrial function during stress conditions is vital for cellular survival. In this issue of Molecular Cell, Nielson et al. (2017) characterize a unique domain within Vms1 that allows this protein quality control component to specifically recognize damaged or stressed compartments within the mitochondrial network.

DOI of Published Version

10.1016/j.molcel.2017.11.003

Source

Mol Cell. 2017 Nov 16;68(4):641-642. doi: 10.1016/j.molcel.2017.11.003. Link to article on publisher's site

Journal/Book/Conference Title

Molecular cell

Related Resources

Link to Article in PubMed

PubMed ID

29149591

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