metabolite uptake in yeast
Manuel G. Claros
claros at orgiva.cica.es
Tue Jan 21 04:05:38 EST 1997
On 11 Jan 1997, Ian Burbulis wrote:
> I have a question about metabolite uptake in yeast. Will Saccharomyces take
> up free G6P and 6PG?
I do not think so.... Remember that sugars that are phosphorilated can not
get through the membrane. I do not know any kind of transporter like this.
But if you use glycerol, it will work
Manuel G. CLAROS claros at orgiva.cica.es Investigador Contratado
claros at uma.es Bioquimica & Biologia Molecular Facultad de Ciencias
Universidad de Malaga (Spain) 34-5-213 2000 (fax)
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