Gene Symbol: Tb927.2.6150
Description: adenosine transporter 2
Species: Trypanosoma brucei TREU927
- Cloning and functional expression of a gene encoding a P1 type nucleoside transporter from Trypanosoma bruceiM A Sanchez
Department of Molecular Microbiology, Oregon Health Sciences University, Portland, Oregon 97201, USA
J Biol Chem 274:30244-9. 1999..Genomic Southern blots suggest that there are multiple genes related in sequence to TbNT2, implying the existence of a family of nucleoside transporter genes in these parasites...
- Adenosine transporters in bloodstream forms of Trypanosoma brucei brucei: substrate recognition motifs and affinity for trypanocidal drugsH P De Koning
Research School of Biosciences, University of Kent at Canterbury, Canterbury, Kent, UK
Mol Pharmacol 56:1162-70. 1999..4-2.4 microM)...
- Six related nucleoside/nucleobase transporters from Trypanosoma brucei exhibit distinct biochemical functionsMarco A Sanchez
Department of Molecular Microbiology and Immunology, Oregon Health and Science University, Portland, Oregon 97201, USA
J Biol Chem 277:21499-504. 2002..These results demonstrate that T. brucei expresses multiple purine transporters with distinct substrate specificities and different patterns of expression during the parasite life cycle...