Induction of Receptor-Mediated Endocytosis in Basigin-2

Friday, November 7, 2014
Plaza Foyer (Sheraton)
Marissa Kane , Northern Michigan University
This project works with a genetically engineered protein that protein will act as a receptor on a cell that will bind to another copy of the same protein, Basigin-2. The hypothesis is that when these two proteins bind they will be brought into the cell by receptor-mediated endocytosis.