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Discovery of the ergothioneine transporter.

Discovery of the ergothioneine transporter.AuthorsGründemann D, Harlfinger S, Golz S, et al. SourceProc Natl Acad Sci U S A 2005 Apr 5; 10214 :5256-61.AbstractVariants of the SLC22A4 gene are associated with susceptibility to rheumatoid arthritis and Crohns disease. SLC22A4 codes for an integral membrane protein, OCTN1, that has been presumed to carry organic cations like tetraethylammonium across the […]