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Contact: Prof. Volker Dötsch
vdoetsch@em.uni-frankfurt.de
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Goethe University Frankfurt

Get3 Receptor Complex

Caption: Cristal structure of the Get3-receptor-complex. The two Get3 subunits are shown in green and blue. This is where the Get1 receptor-proteins (red and orange) bind. Upon interaction with its membrane receptor the Get3 dimer gradually opens up to allow for the controlled TA protein insertion.

Credit: Volker Dötsch

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