Centre for Biological Signalling Studies

The mitochondrial import momplex MIM functions as main translocase for α-helical outer membrane proteins

Doan KN, Grevel A, Mårtensson CU, Ellenrieder L, Thornton N, Wenz LS, Opaliński Ł, Guiard B, Pfanner N, Becker T.

Cell Rep. 2020;31(4):107567.

Cell Rep.                   online article

The mitochondrial import complex (MIM) is a protein translocase in the outer membrane of the organelle. MIM cooperates with other translocases and forms the main import site for alpha-helical outer membrane proteins.