Membrane transporters in the bioproduction of organic acids: state of the art and future perspectives for industrial applications
Another paper from the researchers at UMinho. This time a mini-review describing the latest research into plasma membrane transport of organic acids and the implications for industrial biotechnology. Read the full article here.
Hexose transport in Torulaspora delbrueckii: identification of Igt1, a new dual-affinity transporter
Lorena and the team at UMinho and UCC describe the characterization of a novel dual-affinity glucose transporter in Torulaspora delbrueckii. Read the full article here.
Diversity of Oligopeptide Transport in Yeast and Its Impact on Adaptation to Winemaking Conditions
Carmen has put together a nice review of oligopeptide transport in yeast, the subject of her PhD thesis. You can read the full article here.