Coupling calcium to SNARE-mediated synaptic vesicle fusion

Sabine Hilfiker, Paul Greengard, George J. Augustine

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Calcium triggers vesicle fusion, but the molecular mechanism is largely unknown. Now Ilardi and colleagues identify Snapin, a protein that may provide the missing link.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)104-106
Number of pages3
JournalNature Neuroscience
Issue number2
StatePublished - Feb 1999
Externally publishedYes

All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Neuroscience(all)


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