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Access to the article is free, however registration and sign-in are required. How do cells make vesicles, a process that requires the bending of membranes? In their Perspective, Lee and Schekman discuss new findings (Peter et al.) that identify a domain called the BAR domain in proteins, such as amphiphysin and endophilin, that induces the curvature of membranes at different points during vesicle formation.

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      NSDL,NSDL_SetSpec_BEN,endocytosis,oai:nsdl.org:2200/20110722030425377T,Life Science,vesicles,budding,vesicle formation

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