Pxmp2 trimer transports glycolate from cytosol to peroxisomal matrix

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R-MMU-8953429
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Reaction [transition]
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Mus musculus
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Pxmp2 trimer transports glycolate from cytosol to peroxisomal matrix

Pxmp2 homotrimer forms a channel in the peroxisomal membrane that allows the passage of glycolate and other molecules with molecular masses less than 200 Da between the cytosol and the peroxisomal matrix (Rokka et al. 2009).

Literature References
PubMed ID Title Journal Year
19352492 Pxmp2 is a channel-forming protein in Mammalian peroxisomal membrane

Rokka, A, Antonenkov, VD, Soininen, R, Immonen, HL, Pirilä, PL, Bergmann, U, Sormunen, RT, Weckström, M, Benz, R, Hiltunen, JK

PLoS ONE 2009
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Catalyst Activity
Title
channel activity of Pxmp2 trimer [peroxisomal membrane]
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Orthologous Events
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