Metalloid Transport Systems

Hsueh Liang Fu, Xuan Jiang, Barry P. Rosen

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3 Scopus citations
Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationBiological Chemistry of Arsenic, Antimony and Bismuth
PublisherJohn Wiley and Sons
Number of pages27
ISBN (Print)9780470713907
StatePublished - Nov 15 2010
Externally publishedYes


  • Arsenate and arsenite uptake and detoxification - in prokaryotes and eukaryotes
  • Arsenic, and United States Environmental Agency - toxic environmental compounds, first among hazardous substances
  • Efflux systems for boron - Arabidopsis thaliana AtBOR1, efflux system for xylem loading of boron preventing boron deficiency in shoots
  • Functional unit of AQP, a tetramer - each monomer, an independent water pore
  • Gene family encoding silicon transporters, SITs - in diatom Cylindrotheca fusiformis
  • Hepatic arsenic circulation - arsenate taken into hepatocytes by phosphate transporters
  • Metalloid transport systems
  • Metalloid uptake systems and arsenate uptake systems
  • Nucleotide binding domain (NBD)
  • Uptake systems - for boron in other eukaryotes

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Biochemistry, Genetics and Molecular Biology(all)

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