A Critical Physiological Role of Zinc in the Structure and Function of Biomembranes

Life Sci. 1981 Mar 30;28(13):1425-38. doi: 10.1016/0024-3205(81)90374-x.

Publication types

  • Research Support, Non-U.S. Gov't
  • Research Support, U.S. Gov't, P.H.S.
  • Review

MeSH terms

  • Animals
  • Cell Membrane / drug effects
  • Erythrocytes / ultrastructure
  • Humans
  • Lipoproteins / metabolism
  • Membrane Lipids / metabolism
  • Membrane Proteins / metabolism
  • Membranes / physiology*
  • Osmotic Fragility
  • Zinc / deficiency
  • Zinc / metabolism
  • Zinc / pharmacology*

Substances

  • Lipoproteins
  • Membrane Lipids
  • Membrane Proteins
  • Zinc