Insulin signaling: GLUT4 vesicles exit via the exocyst

Makoto Kanzaki, Jeffrey E. Pessin

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The localization of the GTP-binding protein TC10 to lipid raft microdomains has been suggested to play a role in the stimulation of GLUT4 translocation. The exocyst has now been identified as a downstream target for TC10, directing GLUT4-containing vesicles to the site of fusion.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)R574-R576
JournalCurrent Biology
Issue number14
Publication statusPublished - 2003 Jul 15
Externally publishedYes

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Biochemistry, Genetics and Molecular Biology(all)
  • Agricultural and Biological Sciences(all)

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