Slipins: ancient origin, duplication and diversification of the stomatin protein family

Abstract Background Stomatin is a membrane protein that was first isolated from human red blood cells. Since then, a number of stomatin-like proteins have been identified in all three domains of life. The conservation among these proteins is remarkable, with bacterial and human homologs sharing 50 %...

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Published in:BMC Evolutionary Biology, (01.02.2008)
Main Author: Young J Peter W (Author)
Other Involved Persons: Green Jasper B
Format: electronic Article
Language:English
ISSN:1471-2148
Physical Description:Online-Ressource
DOI:10.1186/1471-2148-8-44
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