Investigation of Protein Trafficking in Tobacco

  • Casas Hernández
Keywords: Protein Trafficking, Tobacco, Yeast, Cell Volume


In contrast to yeast or mammalian cells, plant cells may contain different vacuoles. Some vacuoles have storage
or digestive functions, whereas others may have other not yet defined functions. Some plant cells harbor a single
large central vacuole (CV) that may occupy more than 90% of the cell volume.