How infidelity creates a sticky situation

Mol Cell. 2012 Dec 14;48(5):663-4. doi: 10.1016/j.molcel.2012.11.024.

Abstract

Errors in translation cause cytotoxic protein misfolding and aggregation. In this issue, Ling et al. (2012) show that scavenging or suppression of reactive oxygen species in E. coli reduces the cellular costs of error-induced aggregation.

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