Protein Degradation and the Lysosomal System

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Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationThe Liver
Subtitle of host publicationBiology and Pathobiology: Fifth Edition
PublisherJohn Wiley & Sons, Ltd.
Pages173-189
Number of pages17
ISBN (Print)9780470723135
DOIs
StatePublished - Oct 6 2009

Keywords

  • "macroautophagy" - fusion of two vesicular compartments
  • Chaperone-mediated autophagy
  • Intracellular proteolysis
  • Intracellular proteolytic systems
  • Lysosomal pathways for proteolysis
  • Lysosomes - single-membrane organelles
  • Protein degradation - essential cellular process active and functional in cells
  • Protein degradation and lysosomal system
  • Protein degradation in liver disease and aging
  • Ubiquitin-proteasome system

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Medicine(all)

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Kaushik, S., & Cuervo, A. M. (2009). Protein Degradation and the Lysosomal System. In The Liver: Biology and Pathobiology: Fifth Edition (pp. 173-189). John Wiley & Sons, Ltd.. https://doi.org/10.1002/9780470747919.ch12