Project

Characterization of Plant plasma membrane aquaporin trafficking

Duration
01 October 2012 → 30 June 2013
Funding
Funding by bilateral agreement (private and foundations)
Promotor
Research disciplines
  • Natural sciences
    • Biochemistry and metabolism
    • General biology
    • Plant biology
    • Systems biology
  • Medical and health sciences
    • Medical biochemistry and metabolism
    • Medical biochemistry and metabolism
    • Medical biochemistry and metabolism
Keywords
plant aquaporin plasma membrane Protein trafficking
 
Project description

This postdoctoral project aims at identifying molecular interactors of a subfamily of plant aquaporins, the plasma membrane intrinsic proteins (PIPs), which modulate their activity and/or trafficking to the plasma membrane (PM).