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Endomembrane Protein-Translocon (EMPT) Superfamily

Several of the constituents of this superfamily are shared between families 3.A.16 and 3.A.25. Some of the other constituents are shared with other families (e.g., 1.C.105). Bolte, K., N. Gruenheit, G. Felsner, M.S. Sommer, U.G. Maier, and F. Hempel. (2011). Making new out of old: recycling and modification of an ancient protein translocation system during eukaryotic evolution. Mechanistic comparison and phylogenetic analysis of ERAD, SELMA and the peroxisomal importomer. Bioessays 33: 368-376.