volume 1, issue 3, P100157 2020
DOI: 10.1016/j.xpro.2020.100157
View full text
|
Sign up to set email alerts
|
Share

Abstract: Summary Aquaporins (AQPs) are membrane channel proteins that facilitate the movement of water down osmotic gradients across biological membranes. This protocol allows measurements of AQP-mediated water transport across the plasma membrane of live mammalian cells. Calcein is a fluorescent dye that is quenched in a concentration-dependent manner. Therefore, on short timescales, its concentration-dependent fluorescence can be used as a probe of cell volume, and therefore a probe of water transport into…

Expand abstract

Search citation statements

Order By: Relevance

Citation Types

0
1
0

Paper Sections

0
0
0
0
0

Publication Types

0
0
0
0

Relationship

0
0

Authors

Journals