AAA+ ATPase protein machines use the power obtained from ATP hydrolysis to remodel macromolecular assemblies in the cell. Recent work in Escherichia coli on the ClpX AAA+ protein reveals fundamental mechanical principles that underlie ClpX motor function.
All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes
- Biochemistry, Genetics and Molecular Biology(all)
- Agricultural and Biological Sciences(all)