Satoshi Murakami


Affiliation: Osaka University
Country: Japan


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    Murakami S, Yamaguchi A. Multidrug-exporting secondary transporters. Curr Opin Struct Biol. 2003;13:443-52 pubmed
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    Murakami S, Nakashima R, Yamashita E, Matsumoto T, Yamaguchi A. Crystal structures of a multidrug transporter reveal a functionally rotating mechanism. Nature. 2006;443:173-9 pubmed
    ..The voluminous binding pocket is aromatic and allows multi-site binding. The structures indicate that drugs are exported by a three-step functionally rotating mechanism in which substrates undergo ordered binding change. ..