Ratio between water and sugar permeability of a glucose transporter

Value 10 unitless
Organism African clawed frog Xenopus laevis
Reference Zeuthen T, Zeuthen E, Macaulay N. Water transport by GLUT2 expressed in Xenopus laevis oocytes. J Physiol. 2007 Mar 1579(Pt 2):345-61PubMed ID17158169
Method Human GLUT2 was expressed in Xenopus laevis oocytes and incubated in Kulori medium
Comments Passive water permeability was 10 times greater than glucose permeability
Entered by Uri M
ID 102427