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ZRT3  -  Zn(2+) transporter ZRT3

Saccharomyces cerevisiae S288c

Synonyms: Vacuolar membrane zinc transporter, YKL175W, YKL640, Zinc-regulated transporter 3
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High impact information on ZRT3

  • ZRT3 is a Zap1p-regulated gene whose transcription increases in low zinc [1].
  • The effects of ZRT3 mutation and overexpression on cell growth, cellular zinc accumulation and intracellular labile zinc pools are all consistent with its proposed role [1].


  1. Zinc transporters that regulate vacuolar zinc storage in Saccharomyces cerevisiae. MacDiarmid, C.W., Gaither, L.A., Eide, D. EMBO J. (2000) [Pubmed]
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