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Lipid raft localization regulates the cleavage specificity of protease activated receptor 1 in endothelial cells.
Aydar, "Sigma-1 receptors bind cholesterol and remodel lipid rafts in breast cancer cell lines," Cancer Research, vol.
Pessin, "Lipid raft targeting of the TC10 amino terminal domain is responsible for disruption of adipocyte cortical actin," Molecular Biology of the Cell, vol.
Exogenous [alpha]-synuclein oligomers can damage lipid raft and affect LTP by activating NMDA receptors.
Some of these involve the cellular membranes and particularly their functionally active domains, termed lipid rafts, which contain many proteins with essential roles in signaling and other processes.
Bose, "Cholesterol-rich lipid rafts are required for release of infectious human respiratory syncytial virus particles," Virology, vol.
Lipid rafts are microdomains within a cellular membrane that possess decreased fluidity due to the presence of cholesterol, glycolipids, and phospholipids containing longer fatty acids (Karp, 2005).
In MT-4 T lymphocytes, Nef enhanced sphingomyelin uptake and exclusion of polyunsaturated phosphatidylcholine from the virions, thereby increasing the lipid raft character [73].