The structure of Vpu.
figureposted on 13.11.2014, 03:38 by Siladitya Padhi, Raghunadha Reddy Burri, Shahid Jameel, U. Deva Priyakumar
(A) Schematic illustration of the monomer. (B). The pentameric channel set up in a hydrated lipid bilayer. The monomeric unit on the front has been omitted to reveal the interior of the pore. Pore water molecules can be seen in the pore lumen.