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mitofilin (uncountable)

  1. A transmembrane protein of the inner mitochondrial membrane.
    • 2015 July 29, “Differentiation-Associated Downregulation of Poly(ADP-Ribose) Polymerase-1 Expression in Myoblasts Serves to Increase Their Resistance to Oxidative Stress”, in PLOS ONE[1], →DOI:
      Rossi and colleagues showed that the mitochondrial protein mitofilin co-localized with PARP-1 in mitochondria of HeLa cells, which shows the mitochondrial presence of the enzyme.