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transporter

(trans-pōr'tĕr),
The protein complex that accomplishes active transport.

transporter

A membrane protein that acts as a conduit for the passage of molecules through the membrane.
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Along with dopamine, the neurotransmitters noradrenaline and serotonin are transported by related transporters, which can be studied with greater accuracy based on the dopamine transporter structure.
The efflux transporter knockout cell lines allow precise identification of individual drug-transporter interactions, a critical component for understanding the safety and efficacy characteristics of drug candidates.
In 2007, the International Transporter Consortium (ITC) was formed to collate and clarify current knowledge and key opinion of the role of drug transporters in therapeutic and adverse drug response.
Covance has expanded its drug metabolism services to include drug-transporter interactions with eight human transporters. The company now offers assessment of drug-transporter interactions involving major human transporters key to drug disposition in a stably transfected, cell-based format.
Since the Volkswagen Transporter was first introduced in the UK in March 1950, the vehicle has undergone five generations of body style and more than 10 million have been produced, making it one of the most popular vans on the country's roads To mark the Transporter's 60th anniversary, Volkswagen is searching for tradesmen with the same staying power as the Transporter.
The transporters typically have solid urethane tires and from four to more than 20 axles that can each carry as much as 25 tons.
H., has perfected its next-generation personal transporters that are aimed at the community policing market.
In his letter on our recent article in EHP (Luckenbach and Epel 2005), Salvito raises important questions about effects of the synthetic musk fragrances regarding a) human and environmental health effects, b) environmental concentrations of the musks, and c) uniqueness of inhibition of efflux transporters to the musks, the effect we described in our article.
Volkow show that long-term methamphetamine abusers have lower-than-normal numbers of dopamine receptors and dopamine transporters in the brain.
Pan cover gasket NSN 7360-01-456-9114 Food transporter pan (stainless steel) NSN 7360-01-465-4561
Christopher is the patron saint of the Transportation Corps Regiment and has been associated with Transporters from the earliest times.
(3 x 12.5 m) crawler units (similar to a tank) on each vehicle, and each track has 57 shoes for a total of 456 shoes per transporter. Each vehicle has two 16-cylinder, 2,750-hp engines with a 5,000-gal fuel capacity but only gets 42 ft.

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