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taurine transport

The directed movement of taurine into, out of or within a cell, or between cells, by means of some agent such as a transporter or pore. [GOC:krc]
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Highly Cited
2011
Highly Cited
2011
An important function of the β-amino acid, taurine, is the regulation of oxidative stress. However, taurine is neither a… 
Highly Cited
2008
Highly Cited
2008
Taurine is one of the most abundant free amino acids in the brain. In a number of studies, taurine has been reported to activate… 
Review
2007
Review
2007
Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
Taurine is the abundant sulfur‐containing β‐amino acid in brain where it exerts a neuroprotective effect. Although it is known… 
Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
Taurine is an essential amino acid during fetal life and appears to be vital for the growth of the fetus and for the development… 
Highly Cited
1994
Highly Cited
1994
A cDNA clone highly related to the rat brain taurine transporter has been isolated from a human placental cDNA library… 
Highly Cited
1991
Highly Cited
1991
Using a clonal growth assay, we demonstrated that taurine, a nonperturbing osmolyte accumulated in kidney medulla, brain, and… 
Highly Cited
1977
Highly Cited
1977
A high-affinity transport system that is specific for beta-amino acids has been delineated in rat hearts. This system transports… 
Highly Cited
1973
Highly Cited
1973
One non‐saturable and two saturable transport systems were demonstrated for taurine in rat brain slices. One of the saturable…