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SLC2A1

A gene on chromosome 1p34.2 that encodes glucose transporter type 1, a key glucose transporter in the blood-brain barrier.

Molecular biology
SLC2A1 mutations cause paroxysmal exertion-induced dyskinesia.
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glut

pronounced as rut, slut Vox populi An excess of a service or skilled labor in a particular area. See Physician glut.
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GLUT

(gloot)
Abbreviation for “glucose transporter, ” a family of six closely related cell membrane proteins that carry glucose from the blood into cells. Slightly different glucose transporters are found in different organs (e.g., in brain, muscle) and are designated GLUT 1, GLUT 2, up to GLUT 6.
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He defends it against more than twenty objections, but he admits to having no very strong argument against the .main competitor approach, Hartry Field's treatment of (L)-like sentences as gaps rather than gluts. One of Beall's main criticisms of the Field-style approach is that it gives up LEM, but Beall does not argue for LEM beyond saying that he wants to honor the intuition LEM captures, that negation is "exhaustive" in the sense that, if a sentence isn't ttrue, its negation is.
TIE: Former Governor Bernanke made the argument that the savings glut may explain why "neutral" is lower than it has been historically.
Abbreviations: Glut, glucose transporter; PI3 kinase, phosphatidylinositol 3' kinase; PPAR[gamma], peroxisome proliferator activator receptor gamma; GAPDH, glyceraldehyde-3-phosphate dehydrogenase; DMEM, Dulbecco's modified Eagles medium; FCS, fetal calf serum; HEPES, N-2-hydroxy ethyl piperazine-N'-2-ethane sulphonic acid; TLC, thin layer chromatography; RT-PCR, reverse transcriptase-polymerase chain reaction; AMLV, avian Moloney leukemic virus
Despite the glut, retail coffee prices have not fallen across the board.