OBO ID: GO:0072546
Term Name: ER membrane protein complex Search Ontology:
Synonyms:
  • EMC
  • endoplasmic reticulum membrane protein complex
Definition: A transmembrane protein complex located in the ER that is involved in ER-mitochondrial membrane tethering, which is required to facilitate lipid transfer from the ER to the mitochondrial membrane. In S. cerevisiae, it has six members: EMC1, EMC2, AIM27, EMC4, KRE27, and EMC6. (2)
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Ontology: GO: Cellular Component   QuickGO   AmiGO
EXPRESSION No data available
PHENOTYPE No data available