3D Structure of DHHC Proteins Provides Blueprint for Drug Design

News   Jan 12, 2018 | Original story from National Institutes of Health

 
3D Structure of DHHC Proteins Provides Blueprint for Drug Design

Molecular view of DHHC palmitoyltransferases. Human DHHC20 (yellow) is embedded in the Golgi membrane (green), a compartment located inside cells. DHHC20 attaches a fatty acid chain (white) to a target protein (blue, foreground), which anchors the protein to the Golgi membrane. Credit: Jeremy Swan, NICHD/NIH

 
 
 

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