Quality control: Putting protein aggregates in a bind

Jay R. Unruh, Brian D. Slaughter, Rong Li

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Asymmetric inheritance of protein aggregates in budding yeast is a fascinating yet controversial area of aging research. A recent study demonstrates that unfolded protein aggregates are confined to the mother by tethering to organelles rather than retrograde transport.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)R74-R76
JournalCurrent Biology
Issue number2
StatePublished - Jan 21 2013
Externally publishedYes

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Biochemistry, Genetics and Molecular Biology(all)
  • Agricultural and Biological Sciences(all)


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