Jump to ContentJump to Main Navigation
Show Summary Details
In This Section

Thomas, Douglas D.

Biological Chemistry

Editor-in-Chief: Brüne, Bernhard

Editorial Board Member: Buchner, Johannes / Lei, Ming / Ludwig, Stephan / Sies, Helmut / Turk, Boris / Wittinghofer, Alfred

12 Issues per year

IMPACT FACTOR 2016: 3.273

CiteScore 2016: 3.01

SCImago Journal Rank (SJR) 2015: 1.607
Source Normalized Impact per Paper (SNIP) 2015: 0.751

See all formats and pricing
In This Section
Volume 381, Issue 5-6 (Jun 2000)


Msb4p, a Protein Involved in Cdc42p-Dependent Organization of the Actin Cytoskeleton, Is a Ypt/Rab-Specific GAP

S. Albert / D. Gallwitz
Published Online: 2005-07-05 | DOI: https://doi.org/10.1515/BC.2000.059


Ypt/Rab proteins of the Ras superfamily are regulators of protein transport in exo- and endocytosis. Like Ras and Rho proteins, they have a slow intrinsic GTPase activity that can be accelerated by several orders of magnitude by GTPase-activating proteins (GAP). Here we describe a new member of a family of Ypt/Rab-specific GAPs, Msb4p/Gyp4p, that shares with other Gyp family members significant homology in the catalytic domain, recently identified in Gyp1p and Gyp7p. Purified Msb4p/Gyp4p acts primarily on Sec4p, Ypt6p and Ypt7p and might have a role in polarized secretion.

About the article

Published Online: 2005-07-05

Published in Print: 2000-06-21

Citation Information: Biological Chemistry, ISSN (Print) 1431-6730, DOI: https://doi.org/10.1515/BC.2000.059. Export Citation

Citing Articles

Here you can find all Crossref-listed publications in which this article is cited. If you would like to receive automatic email messages as soon as this article is cited in other publications, simply activate the “Citation Alert” on the top of this page.

Yoshiyuki Tsujimoto, Daisuke Takase, Hajime Okano, Naohiro Tomari, Kunihiko Watanabe, and Hiroshi Matsui
Journal of Bioscience and Bioengineering, 2013, Volume 115, Number 1, Page 4
Y.-H. Lin, Y.-M. Lin, Y.-C. Kuo, Y.-Y. Wang, and P.-L. Kuo
International Journal of Andrology, 2011, Volume 34, Number 5pt2, Page e358
Xiang-Ming Zhang, Bong Walsh, Christina A. Mitchell, and Tony Rowe
Biochemical and Biophysical Research Communications, 2005, Volume 335, Number 1, Page 154
Christelle Bizimungu and Micheline Vandenbol
Biochemical and Biophysical Research Communications, 2005, Volume 335, Number 3, Page 883
Francis Barr and David G Lambright
Current Opinion in Cell Biology, 2010, Volume 22, Number 4, Page 461
Nava Segev
Current Opinion in Cell Biology, 2001, Volume 13, Number 4, Page 500
Alexander Eberth, Radovan Dvorsky, Christian F.W. Becker, Andrea Beste, Roger S. Goody, and Mohammad Reza Ahmadian
Biological Chemistry, 2005, Volume 386, Number 11
F. E. Rivera-Molina and P. J. Novick
Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, 2009, Volume 106, Number 34, Page 14408
José B. Pereira-Leal
Traffic, 2008, Volume 9, Number 1, Page 27
Christelle Bizimungu, Annick Thomas, Robert Brasseur, and Micheline Vandenbol
Biotechnology Letters, 2007, Volume 29, Number 12, Page 1927
A. Rak, R. Fedorov, K. Alexandrov, S. Albert, R.S. Goody, D. Gallwitz, and A.J. Scheidig
The EMBO Journal, 2000, Volume 19, Number 19, Page 5105
Christophe Dechamps, Daniel Portetelle, and Micheline Vandenbol
Biotechnology Letters, 2005, Volume 27, Number 19, Page 1439

Comments (0)

Please log in or register to comment.
Log in