Session 3: Sugar transport

@article{MonteiroSepulveda2011Session3S,
  title={Session 3: Sugar transport},
  author={Milena Monteiro-Sepulveda and K{\'e}vin Garbin and Christine Poitou and Aur{\'e}lie Cotillard and Jules Gilet and Am{\'e}lie Lacombe and Joan Tordjman and Christophe Magnan and Karine Cl{\'e}ment and Armelle Leturque and {\'E}dith Brot-Laroche},
  journal={Genes & Nutrition},
  year={2011},
  volume={6},
  pages={25-28}
}
Several members of the facilitated hexose transporter family (SLC2A) are expressed in the mammalian small intestine and their activity can be regulated by a series of different mechanisms to ensure the appropriate handling of their various substrates. GLUT5 has been demonstrated to be key in the absorption of fructose, being expressed in the apical membrane… CONTINUE READING