CysGly translocates from extracellular region to cytosol

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R-HSA-1247939
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Reaction [omitted]
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Homo sapiens
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The hydrolysis product of glutathione, cysteinylglycine (CysGly) is transported back into the cell to replenish the precursor resevoir for the resynthesis of glutathione. The exact mechanism of uptake is unknown (Griffith et al. 1978).

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PubMed ID Title Journal Year
31622 Evidence that the gamma-glutamyl cycle functions in vivo using intracellular glutathione: effects of amino acids and selective inhibition of enzymes

Griffith, OW, Bridges, RJ, Meister, A

Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 1978
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