On the structure of the N-terminal domain of the MscL channel: helical bundle or membrane interface.
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Disulfide Trapping the Mechanosensitive Channel MscL into a Gating-Transition State
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Pivotal role of the glycine rich TM3 helix in gating the MscS mechanosensitive channel.
Edwards, M. D., Y. Li, S. Kim, S. Miller, W. Bartlett, I. Iscla, P. Blount, J.U. Bowie, and I.R. Booth Nature, Struct. Mol. Biol February 2005 12 113-119
Defining the physical gate of a mechanosensitive channel, MscL, by engineering metal binding sites
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