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Glucose Transporter

Known as: Glucose.protein bound, protein bound glucose, Glucose Transport Proteins, Facilitative [Chemical/Ingredient] 
A family of monosaccharide transport proteins characterized by 12 membrane spanning helices. They facilitate passive diffusion of GLUCOSE across the… Expand
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2017
Review
2017
  • L. Szablewski
  • Journal of Alzheimer's disease : JAD
  • 2017
  • Corpus ID: 3420060
Neurons need a continuous supply of glucose, the major source of energy for mammalian brain metabolism. The central nervous… Expand
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Review
2005
Review
2005
Malignant cells are known to have accelerated metabolism, high glucose requirements, and increased glucose uptake. Transport of… Expand
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Review
2002
Review
2002
In muscle and fat cells, insulin stimulates the delivery of the glucose transporter GLUT4 from an intracellular location to the… Expand
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
The prevalence of type 2 diabetes mellitus is growing worldwide. By the year 2020, 250 million people will be afflicted. Most… Expand
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Highly Cited
1994
Highly Cited
1994
Phosphatidylinositol 3-kinase (PI 3-kinase) is stimulated by insulin and a variety of growth factors, but its exact role in… Expand
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Review
1993
Review
1993
possess a transport system for glucose of the facilitative diffusion type; these transporters allow the movement of glucose… Expand
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Highly Cited
1991
Highly Cited
1991
Antibodies specific for the insulin-regulatable glucose transporter (GLUT 4) were used to immunolocalize this protein in brown… Expand
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Highly Cited
1990
Highly Cited
1990
Two cell lines have been established from insulinomas obtained by targeted expression of the simian virus 40 T antigen gene in… Expand
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Review
1990
Review
1990
The oxidation of glucose represents a major source of metabolic energy for mammaliancells. However, because the plasma membrane… Expand
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Highly Cited
1985
Highly Cited
1985
The amino acid sequence of the glucose transport protein from human HepG2 hepatoma cells was deduced from analysis of a… Expand
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