A current review of fatty acid transport proteins (SLC27)

@article{Stahl2004ACR,
  title={A current review of fatty acid transport proteins (SLC27)},
  author={A. Stahl},
  journal={Pfl{\"u}gers Archiv},
  year={2004},
  volume={447},
  pages={722-727}
}
  • A. Stahl
  • Published 2004
  • Chemistry, Medicine
  • Pflügers Archiv
  • Long-chain fatty acids (LCFAs) are not only important metabolites but contribute to many cellular functions including activation of protein kinase C (PKC) isoforms and nuclear transcription factors such as peroxisome proliferator-activated receptors (PPAPs). To assert their diverse effects LCFAs have first to traverse the plasma membrane, a process that can occur either through diffusion or be mediated by proteins. Considerable evidence has accumulated to show that in addition to a diffusional… CONTINUE READING
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