Amino Acid Transport Systems, Basic

Known as: Cationic Amino Acid Transporters, Amino Acid Transport Systems, Cationic, Basic Amino Acid Transport Systems 
Amino acid transporter systems capable of transporting basic amino acids (AMINO ACIDS, BASIC).
National Institutes of Health

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1971-2017
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2009
Highly Cited
2009
l-Arginine metabolism by the arginase and nitric oxide (NO) synthase (NOS) families of enzymes is important in NO production, and… (More)
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2006
2006
Arginine is processed by macrophages in response to the cytokines to which these cells are exposed. Th1-type cytokines induce NO… (More)
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
Less nitric oxide (NO)-dependent vasodilation and excess formation of reactive oxygen species could explain poor placenta… (More)
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
The current study was designed to investigate the importance of cationic amino acid transporters (CATs) for the L-arginine supply… (More)
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2000
2000
We have investigated L-arginine transport systems in the human placental syncytiotrophoblast across gestation using purified… (More)
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Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
A cDNA was isolated from rat C6 glioma cells by expression cloning which encodes a novel Na+-independent neutral amino acid… (More)
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1997
1997
In this study, we aimed at analyzing the human homologues of the murine cationic amino acid transporters mCAT-1, mCAT-2A, and… (More)
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Highly Cited
1996
Highly Cited
1996
The cytokine-inducible isoform of nitric oxide synthase (iNOS or NOS2) plays an important role in the immune response to some… (More)
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1993
1993
We have identified the third member of a family of cationic amino acid transporters in lipopolysaccharide-stimulated murine… (More)
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1981
1981
1. An autoradiographic technique is described whereby the cellular location of tritiated amino acids can be determined following… (More)
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