SLC2A4 gene

Known as: GLUT4, solute carrier family 2 member 4, Solute Carrier Family 2 (Facilitated Glucose Transporter), Member 4 Gene 
This gene plays a role in glucose transport regulation.
National Institutes of Health

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2006
Highly Cited
2006
BACKGROUND Insulin resistance has a causal role in type 2 diabetes. Serum levels of retinol-binding protein 4 (RBP4), a protein… (More)
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2006
Highly Cited
2006
Hyperlipidaemia often occurs in patients with type 2 diabetes mellitus. Though HMG-CoA reductase inhibitors (statins) are widely… (More)
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2006
Highly Cited
2006
Exercise enhances insulin-stimulated glucose transport in skeletal muscle through changes in signal transduction and gene… (More)
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2005
Highly Cited
2005
Adiponectin is secreted from adipocytes, and low circulating levels have been epidemiologically associated with obesity, insulin… (More)
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2003
Highly Cited
2003
Recent data have implicated the serine/threonine protein kinase Akt/protein kinase B (PKB) in a diverse array of physiological… (More)
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2003
Highly Cited
2003
Epidemiological studies have revealed a relationship between early growth restriction and the subsequent development of type 2… (More)
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Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
The earliest defect in developing type 2 diabetes is insulin resistance, characterized by decreased glucose transport and… (More)
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
Insulin stimulates glucose uptake into muscle and fat cells by promoting the translocation of glucose transporter 4 (GLUT4) to… (More)
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Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
The effects of insulin stimulation and muscle contractions on the subcellular distribution of GLUT4 in skeletal muscle have been… (More)
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1994
Highly Cited
1994
Caveolae, also termed plasmalemmal vesicles, are small, flask-shaped, non-clathrin-coated invaginations of the plasma membrane… (More)
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