vesicle associated membrane protein 1


Summary: A member of the vesicle-associated membrane protein family involved in the MEMBRANE FUSION of TRANSPORT VESICLES to their target membrane.

Top Publications

  1. Yassine W, Taib N, Federman S, Milochau A, Castano S, Sbi W, et al. Reversible transition between alpha-helix and beta-sheet conformation of a transmembrane domain. Biochim Biophys Acta. 2009;1788:1722-30 pubmed publisher
    ..The putative functional consequences of this unprecedented dynamic behavior of a transmembrane domain are discussed. ..
  2. Chana G, Lucero G, Salaria S, Lozach J, Du P, Woelk C, et al. Upregulation of NRG-1 and VAMP-1 in human brain aggregates exposed to clozapine. Schizophr Res. 2009;113:273-6 pubmed publisher
  3. Bragina L, Giovedi S, Barbaresi P, Benfenati F, Conti F. Heterogeneity of glutamatergic and GABAergic release machinery in cerebral cortex: analysis of synaptogyrin, vesicle-associated membrane protein, and syntaxin. Neuroscience. 2010;165:934-43 pubmed publisher
  4. Yassine W, Milochau A, Buchoux S, Lang J, Desbat B, Oda R. Effect of monolayer lipid charges on the structure and orientation of protein VAMP1 at the air-water interface. Biochim Biophys Acta. 2010;1798:928-37 pubmed publisher
    ..Moreover, the orientation of the proteins was highly sensitive to the charge density of the lipid layers. Thus, the structure of VAMP1 is clearly controlled by protein-lipid interactions. ..
  5. Jiao Y, Jin X, Yan J, Jiao F, Li X, Roe B, et al. An insertion of intracisternal A-particle retrotransposon in a novel member of the phosphoglycerate mutase family in the lew allele of mutant mice. Genes Genet Syst. 2009;84:327-34 pubmed
  6. Lawrence G, Aoki K, Dolly J. Excitatory cholinergic and purinergic signaling in bladder are equally susceptible to botulinum neurotoxin a consistent with co-release of transmitters from efferent fibers. J Pharmacol Exp Ther. 2010;334:1080-6 pubmed publisher
    ..Because purinergic receptors are known mediators of sensory afferent excitation, inhibition of efferent ATP release by BoNT/A could also help to ameliorate acute pain and urgency sensation reported by some recipients. ..
  7. Schäffer U, Schlosser A, Müller K, Schäfer A, Katava N, Baumeister R, et al. SnAvi--a new tandem tag for high-affinity protein-complex purification. Nucleic Acids Res. 2010;38:e91 pubmed publisher
    ..elegans for tandem affinity purification of protein complexes, western blotting and also for the in vivo sub-cellular localization of labelled proteins. ..