Title

The Rea1 tadpole loses its tail.

Date of Original Version

9-4-2009

Type

Response or Comment

PubMed ID

19737511

Abstract or Description

More than 170 assembly factors aid the construction and maturation of yeast ribosomes. After these factors' functions are completed, they must be released from preribosomes. In this issue, Ulbrich et al. (2009) describe a mechanochemical process through which the AAA ATPase Rea1 induces release of an assembly protein complex from preribosomes.

DOI

10.1016/j.cell.2009.08.019

 

Published In

Cell, 138, 5, 832-834.