intermembrane

intermembrane

(ˌɪntəˈmɛmbreɪn)
adj
(Biology) biology situated between two membranes
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This enzyme is located on the outer side of the MIM, is FAD-dependent, and has been suggested to be a major source of ROS production in the mitochondrial intermembrane space.
Permeabilization of the mitochondrial outer membrane with the apoptosis-induced channels of mitochondria and intermembrane proteins release are strongly affected by Bax level (Bajt et al.
If PpPBP functions in the final step of peptidoglycan synthesis in moss plastids, similar to that in bacteria, PpPBP must localize to the intermembrane space of the plastid envelope.
Caspases are cysteine-containing aspartic acid-specific proteases which exist as zymogens in the soluble cytoplasm, endoplasmic reticulum (ER), mitochondrial intermembrane space, and nuclear matrix [10].
m] collapse, mitochondrial permeability transition pores (PTP) are opened, leading to cytochrome c and other proapoptotic molecules released, from intermembrane space to cytosol.
Complex I leaks electrons in the intermembrane space to generate mitochondrial anion superoxide ([O.
It is present in all human cells in various locations, including the cytosol, nucleus, peroxisomes, and mitochondrial intermembrane space.
Sample and Golovin employed this condition in [29 30] to study the dynamics of a double-lipid bilayer membrane by coupling intermembrane separation and the lipid chemical composition of a two-component membrane and dependence on the membrane curvatures.
This event triggers the release of pro-apoptotic proteins, including cytochrome C, from the mitochondrial intermembrane space to the cytosol where they activate caspases and endonucleases that initiates apoptosis.
Structurally, mitochondria have four compartments: the outer membrane, the inner membrane, the intermembrane space, and the matrix (the region inside the inner membrane, see Figure 2, (30; 33; 34).
This experiment investigated the copper and zinc SOD and the manganese SOD found in the mitochondrial intermembrane space and mitochondrial matrix respectively.
In addition, CoQ10 also allows protons to be extruded from the mitochondrial matrix to the intermembrane space (3), acts as a pro- or antioxidant (4), and has a role in pyrimidine biosynthesis (5) and apoptosis modulation (6).