Zinc enhances the cellular energy supply to improve cell motility and restore impaired energetic metabolism in a toxic environment induced by OTA
Journal: Scientific Reports (2017)
Institution: China Agricultural University
Research Areas: Cell physiology
Cell Lines: HEK293 (Human embryonic kidney cells)
Summary: Investigating the function of zinc in stimulated cell motility and motility speed in normal cell lines. Afterwards, energy metabolism pathways and impaired energetic metabolism models were introduced to show the function of zinc in the cellular energy supply.