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Glucose transporter

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Glucose transporters are a wide group of membrane proteins that facilitate the transport of glucose over a plasma membrane. Because glucose is a vital source  ...

Functional Properties and Genomics of Glucose Transporters - NCBI

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Mammalian cells take up glucose from extracellular fluid into the cell through two families of structurallyrelated glucose transporters. The facilitative glucose ...

Glucose transporters in the 21st Century

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Dec 15, 2009 ... Fourteen Glut proteins are expressed in the human and they include transporters for substrates other than glucose, including fructose, ...

Facilitated Diffusion and Active Transport of Glucose - Pearson - The ...

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Whether a cell uses facilitated diffusion or active transport depends on the specific needs of the cell. For example, the sugar glucose is transported by active  ...

The protein family of glucose transport facilitators: It's not only about ...

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The protein family of facilitative glucose transporters com- prises 14 isoforms that share common structural features such as 12 transmembrane domains, N- and ...

Brain Glucose Transporters: Relationship to Local ... - Physiology

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Apr 1, 2001 ... Glucose transporter proteins can be divided into two large classes, the sodium- dependent and the facilitative glucose transporters.

Glucose transporters: expression, regulation and cancer - SciELO

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Mammalian cells depend on glucose as a major substrate for energy production. Glucose is transported into the cell via facilitative glucose transporters (GLUT) ...

Expression of glucose transporters in cancers - ScienceDirect

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Sodium glucose transporters are also known as Na<sup>+</sup>/glucose transporters or symporters (SGLTs). Glucose transport is driven by the inward Na<sup>+</sup> gradient ...

Glucose transporters: cellular links to hyperglycemia in insulin ...

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nal glucose transport, paralleled by increased expression of both active and facilita- ... and facilitative glucose transporters increases as a result of diabetes, ...

Crystal structure of a bacterial homologue of glucose transporters ...

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Oct 18, 2012 ... Glucose transporters are essential for metabolism of glucose in cells of diverse organisms from microbes to humans, exemplified by the ...

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Hexose Transporters

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The hexoses glucose, galactose and fructose serve as important dietary energy sources in animals and glucose plays a central role in energy homeostasis ...

Types of glucose transporter - SlideShare

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Aug 13, 2014 ... Types of Glucose Transporter 1. GLUT1 Present in all human tissue, numbers of the carrier protein molecule GLUT-1 are more numerous in red ...

Glucose Transporters - Springer

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Glucose transport facilitators (GLUT proteins) are uniporters which catalyze the diffusion of glucose into (or out of) cells along the concentration gradient [1, 2].