Endocytosis & Protein Degredation Flashcards Preview

Molecules to Medicine III > Endocytosis & Protein Degredation > Flashcards

Flashcards in Endocytosis & Protein Degredation Deck (33)
Loading flashcards...

What is autophagy?

when components of cell are broken down and reused
- normal turnover, damaged organelles, starvation
- uses double membrane around organelle- fuses with lysosome-> contents degraded


What is ERp57

protein folding enzyme
thiol oxoreductase - allows formation of disulfide bonds


What is UDP?

Folding sensor involved in quality control
glucose:glycoprotein glucosyltransferase