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New Components of the Lignin Biosynthetic Metabolon
- Du, Juan, Zhang, Yang, Zhao, Qiao
- Trends in plant science 2018 v.23 no.7 pp. 557-559
- binding proteins, biosynthesis, enzymes, lignin
- Lignin biosynthetic enzymes form a complex on the ER. Here we highlight how the recent identification of the membrane steroid binding proteins (MSBPs) as the structural component of the complex have revealed the molecular mechanism underlying the monolignol metabolon formation.