SNF1/AMPK pathways in yeast.

@article{Hedbacker2008SNF1AMPKPI,
  title={SNF1/AMPK pathways in yeast.},
  author={Kristina Hedbacker and Marian Carlson},
  journal={Frontiers in bioscience : a journal and virtual library},
  year={2008},
  volume={13},
  pages={
          2408-20
        }
}
The SNF1/AMPK family of protein kinases is highly conserved in eukaryotes and is required for energy homeostasis in mammals, plants, and fungi. SNF1 protein kinase was initially identified by genetic analysis in the budding yeast Saccharomyces cerevisiae. SNF1 is required primarily for the adaptation of yeast cells to glucose limitation and for growth on carbon sources that are less preferred than glucose, but is also involved in responses to other environmental stresses. SNF1 regulates… 

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