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Glucose Transporter Type 4

"Glucose Transporter Type 4" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus, MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). Descriptors are arranged in a hierarchical structure, which enables searching at various levels of specificity.

A glucose transport protein found in mature MUSCLE CELLS and ADIPOCYTES. It promotes transport of glucose from the BLOOD into target TISSUES. The inactive form of the protein is localized in CYTOPLASMIC VESICLES. In response to INSULIN, it is translocated to the PLASMA MEMBRANE where it facilitates glucose uptake.


This graph shows the total number of publications written about "Glucose Transporter Type 4" by people in Harvard Catalyst Profiles by year, and whether "Glucose Transporter Type 4" was a major or minor topic of these publication.
Bar chart showing 192 publications over 29 distinct years, with a maximum of 13 publications in 2001
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