Reconstruction of Protein/Liposome Complex

  • Yasuyuki Suzuki
Part of the Methods in Molecular Biology book series (MIMB, volume 1868)


Most ion channels and receptors are distributed in cell membranes and are known as membrane proteins. These membrane proteins are folded in the cell membrane and become functional proteins. Here, we demonstrate a method of reconstructing membrane proteins into liposome membranes which are commonly used as artificial cell membranes.

Key words

Membrane protein Proteoliposome Reconstitution Detergent Polystyrene beads 


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Yasuyuki Suzuki
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    • 2
  1. 1.Department of PharmacologyEhime University Graduate School of MedicineToonJapan
  2. 2.Department of AnesthesiologySaiseikai Matsuyama HospitalMatsuyamaJapan

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