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fatty acid transport proteins

Definition:
A broad category of membrane transport proteins that specifically transport free fatty acids across cellular membranes. They play an important role in lipid metabolism in cells that utilize free fatty acids as an energy source.
Concept Schemes:
NALT Full
Broader Concept:
Entry Terms:
  • fatty acid translocase
  • fatty acid translocase Cd36
  • CD36 antigens
URI:
https://lod.nal.usda.gov/nalt/328833
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RDF/XMLCreated 2019-03-20, last modified 2020-08-07