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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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ISLAMABAD -- The local transporters of the federal city on Friday started overcharging the commuters without any official announcement regarding increase in public transport fares .
Type 1 transporter authorisations are required for those transporting animals, as part of an economic activity, on journeys over 65 km and up to 8 hours in duration.
Connected Data Transporter is well suited to meet state, local and federal FSS requirements," said Terri McClure, Senior Analyst, Enterprise Strategy Group (ESG).
Dr Dowson now lives in Peterborough but was brought up on Wilson Street in Middlesbrough and worked on the Transporter Bridge briefly in 1961-62 while a student.
The goal was to have them function as a member of a specific team, increasing the overall productivity of the unit, while also completing their transporter tasks.
In 1899 the Widnes & Runcorn Bridge Company, under Sir John Brunner, decided the best solution to an expensive road bridge was a cheaper Transporter Bridge with vehicles and passengers swung across on a large platform.
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.
During the past 5 -- 10 years, however, DDIs involving transporter proteins have been increasingly identified and the development of in vitro transporter assays is an area of active research for pharmaceutical DMPK/ADME (drug metabolism and pharmacokinetics/absorption, distribution, metabolism and excretion) groups.
The addition of drug-transporter interactions to our service offering enables our clients to define the importance of transporters in their drug discovery and development programs, select the best drug candidates, and meet the latest expectations of regulatory agencies.
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 study examined the expression of mRNA for 19 members of the zinc transporter gene family in normal prostate tissue, the prostate RWPE1 cell line, and the LNCaP, DU-145 and PC-3 prostate cancer cell lines.

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