Cell Biology

One Ubiquitin, Two Ubiquitin, Three Ubiquitin, Four

Science's STKE  16 Jan 2007:
Vol. 2007, Issue 369, pp. tw26
DOI: 10.1126/stke.3692007tw26

The role of protein ubiquitination is well known in promoting regulated protein degradation. Mukhopadhyay and Riezman review what is known about the contribution of protein ubiquitination in other cellular pathways, including intracellular signaling, endocytosis, and protein sorting.

D. Mukhopadhyay, H. Riezman, Proteasome-independent functions of ubiquitin in endocytosis and signaling. Science 315, 201-205 (2007). [Abstract] [Full Text]