Gene Symbol: Tb10.6k15.2020
Description: glucose transporter
Alias: glucose transporter
Species: Trypanosoma brucei TREU927
- Bringaud F, Baltz T. Differential regulation of two distinct families of glucose transporter genes in Trypanosoma brucei. Mol Cell Biol. 1993;13:1146-54 pubmed..When Xenopus oocytes are microinjected with in vitro-transcribed RNA from a THT1 gene, they express a glucose transporter with properties similar to those of the trypanosome bloodstream-form protein(s)...
- Barrett M, Tetaud E, Seyfang A, Bringaud F, Baltz T. Functional expression and characterization of the Trypanosoma brucei procyclic glucose transporter, THT2. Biochem J. 1995;312 ( Pt 3):687-91 pubmed..THT2 expressed in CHO cells behaved as a facilitated transporter, and was unaffected by FCCP or KCN over the whole substrate concentration range tested...