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By Gerhard Ecker, Peter Chiba, Raimund Mannhold, Hugo Kubinyi, Gerd Folkers

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This reference instruction manual is the 1st to supply a entire evaluation, systematically characterizing all identified transporters thinking about drug removal and resistance. Combining fresh wisdom on all identified periods of drug providers, from microbes to guy, it starts off with a glance at human and mammalian transporters.

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3 Multidrug Resistance and ABC Transporters intracellular binding capacity > intracellular binding affinity > P-gp-mediated efflux [131, 151]. It is the conclusion of the above-mentioned authors that the delivery of paclitaxel to tumor cells rather than other mentioned factors determines intracellular drug concentration. This report was supported by a study that showed intravenous administration of radiolabeled daunorubicin to rats bearing bilateral tumors indicated that P-gp accounted only for partial drug resistance [152].

For both transporters, the NBDs (cytoplasmic side) are toward the bottom, while the periplasmic substrate binding subunits are uppermost. The ModBC structure (right) has a more “open” structure on the cytoplasmic side. The lower panels show a simplified representation of the MalG (left) and ModB (right) subunits in the same orientation as in the upper panels, illustrating the similarity in the folds of the two proteins when aligned on the basis of the EAA loop (arrow). 4). However, only one of these TEM studies (for P-gp) has so far yielded data at a resolution sufficient for the identification of transmembrane a-helices and other subdomains [51].

Calcein-AM) [179]. The AM derivatives were nonfluorescent substrates for P-gp transport and readily converted to the fluorescent, nontransported compound by cytoplasmic esterases. Cells containing P-gp did not display any fluorescence although it rapidly appeared following P-gp inhibition. The results indicated that the drugs were expelled from the cell prior to reaching the cytoplasm. Further support was provided by Raviv et al. who demonstrated that photocross-linking of the membrane localized probe [125 I]-INA to P-gp through direct energy transfer from the substrates rhodamine 123 or doxorubicin [180].

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