Vhc1, a novel transporter belonging to the family of electroneutral cation-Cl(-) cotransporters, participates in the regulation of cation content and morphology of Saccharomyces cerevisiae vacuoles.


Cation-Cl(-) cotransporters (CCCs) are integral membrane proteins which catalyze the coordinated symport of Cl(-) with Na(+) and/or K(+) ions in plant and mammalian cells. Here we describe the first Saccharomyces cerevisiae CCC protein, encoded by the YBR235w open reading frame. Subcellular localization studies showed that this yeast CCC is targeted to the… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.bbamem.2012.09.019


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