auxilin

auxilin

An adaptin associated with the coated vesicles in brain cell proteins which acts as co-chaperone to support the Hsc70-dependent clathrin uncoating of clathrin-coated vesicles, which also plays a role in recycling synaptic vesicles.
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Uncoating of clathrin-coated vesicles in presynaptic terminals: roles for Hsc70 and auxilin.