Metal Transporters (Current Topics in Membranes) by Jose M. Arguello,Svetlana Lutsenko

By Jose M. Arguello,Svetlana Lutsenko

This quantity of present themes in Membranes makes a speciality of steel transmembrane transporters and pumps, a lately came across relations of membrane proteins with many vital roles within the body structure of dwelling organisms. The booklet summarizes the latest advances within the box of steel ion shipping and offers a extensive assessment of the foremost sessions of transporters serious about homeostasis of heavy metals. numerous households of the transporters and steel specificities are mentioned with the focal point at the structural and mechanistic points in their functionality and legislation. The reader will entry info received via a number of methods starting from X-ray crystallography to telephone biology and bioinformatics, that have been utilized to transporters pointed out in assorted organic platforms, akin to pathogenic micro organism, vegetation, people and others.

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