Plasma membrane: Negative attraction Journal Article

Author(s): Molnar, Gergely; Fendrych, Matyas; Friml, Jiří
Article Title: Plasma membrane: Negative attraction
Affiliation IST Austria
Abstract: The electrostatic charge at the inner surface of the plasma membrane is strongly negative in higher organisms. A new study shows that phosphatidylinositol-4-phosphate plays a critical role in establishing plasma membrane surface charge in Arabidopsis, which regulates the correct localization of signalling components.
Journal Title: Nature Plants
Volume: 2
ISSN: 2055-0278
Publisher: Nature Publishing Group  
Date Published: 2016-07-01
Start Page: Article number: 16102
DOI: 10.1038/nplants.2016.102
Open access: yes (repository)