Pipes and wiring: the regulation of copper uptake and distribution in yeast.


Journal Article (Review)

Copper is required for processes as conserved as respiration and as specialized as protein modification. Recent exciting findings from studies in yeast cells have revealed the presence of specific pathways for copper transport, trafficking and signal transduction that maintain the delicate balance of this essential yet toxic metal ion.

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Duke Authors

Cited Authors

  • Labbé, S; Thiele, DJ

Published Date

  • December 1999

Published In

Volume / Issue

  • 7 / 12

Start / End Page

  • 500 - 505

PubMed ID

  • 10603486

Pubmed Central ID

  • 10603486

International Standard Serial Number (ISSN)

  • 0966-842X

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1016/s0966-842x(99)01638-8


  • eng

Conference Location

  • England