"Symporters" 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.
Membrane transporters that co-transport two or more dissimilar molecules in the same direction across a membrane. Usually the transport of one ion or molecule is against its electrochemical gradient and is "powered" by the movement of another ion or molecule with its electrochemical gradient.
- Co Transporters
Below are MeSH descriptors whose meaning is more general than "Symporters".
Below are MeSH descriptors whose meaning is more specific than "Symporters".
This graph shows the total number of publications written about "Symporters" by people in the URMC Research Network by year, and whether "Symporters" was a major or minor topic of these publication.