Activation of carrier-mediated transport of L-cystine at the blood-brain and blood-retinal barriers in vivo

Ken Ichi Hosoya, Shigeki Saeki, Tetsuya Terasaki

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29 Citations (Scopus)
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)136-142
Number of pages7
JournalMicrovascular Research
Issue number2
Publication statusPublished - 2001
Externally publishedYes


  • Blood-brain barrier
  • Blood-retinal barrier
  • L-cystine transport
  • Oxidative stress condition
  • System Xc

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Biochemistry
  • Cardiology and Cardiovascular Medicine
  • Cell Biology

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