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Term:
vitamin A import into cell (GO:0071939)
Annotations: Rat: (3) Mouse: (3) Human: (3) Chinchilla: (1) Bonobo: (1) Dog: (2) Squirrel: (2) Pig: (3)
Parent Terms Term With Siblings Child Terms
biotin import across plasma membrane  
folate transmembrane transport +   
L-ascorbic acid transmembrane transport  
long-chain fatty acid import into cell +   
pantothenate transmembrane transport +   
pyridoxal transmembrane transport +  
pyridoxamine transmembrane transport 
pyridoxine transmembrane transport +  
thiamine transmembrane transport +   
vitamin A import into cell  
The directed movement of vitamin A from outside of a cell, across the plasma membrane and into the cytosol. Vitamin A is any of several retinoid derivatives of beta-carotene, primarily retinol, retinal, or retinoic acid.

Synonyms
Exact Synonyms: vitamin A uptake
Related Synonyms: vitamin A import
Definition Sources: GOC:mah, PMID:16011460, PMID:1924551

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