Unconventional Pathways of Secretion Contribute to Inflammation
AbstractIn the conventional pathway of protein secretion, leader sequence-containing proteins leave the cell following processing through the endoplasmic reticulum (ER) and Golgi body. However, leaderless proteins also enter the extracellular space through mechanisms collectively known as unconventional secretion. Unconventionally secreted proteins often have vital roles in cell and organism function such as inflammation. Amongst the best-studied inflammatory unconventionally secreted proteins are interleukin (IL)-1β, IL-1α, IL-33 and high-mobility group box 1 (HMGB1). In this review we discuss the current understanding of the unconventional secretion of these proteins and highlight future areas of research such as the role of nuclear localisation. View Full-Text
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Daniels, M.J.D.; Brough, D. Unconventional Pathways of Secretion Contribute to Inflammation. Int. J. Mol. Sci. 2017, 18, 102.
Daniels MJD, Brough D. Unconventional Pathways of Secretion Contribute to Inflammation. International Journal of Molecular Sciences. 2017; 18(1):102.Chicago/Turabian Style
Daniels, Michael J.D.; Brough, David. 2017. "Unconventional Pathways of Secretion Contribute to Inflammation." Int. J. Mol. Sci. 18, no. 1: 102.
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