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Solute carrier family 5 (low affinity glucose cotransporter), member 4
Symbols SLC5A4 ; DJ90G24.4; SAAT1; SGLT3
External IDs MGI1927848 HomoloGene8591 IUPHAR: 917 ChEMBL: 1770047 GeneCards: SLC5A4 Gene
Species Human Mouse
Entrez 6527 64452
Ensembl ENSG00000100191 ENSMUSG00000020229
UniProt Q9NY91 Q9ET37
RefSeq (mRNA) NM_014227 NM_133184
RefSeq (protein) NP_055042 NP_573447
Location (UCSC) Chr 22:
32.61 – 32.65 Mb
Chr 10:
76.15 – 76.19 Mb
PubMed search [1] [2]

The low affinity sodium-glucose cotransporter also known as the sodium/glucose cotransporter 3 (SGLT3) or solute carrier family 5 member 4 (SLC5A4) is a protein that in humans is encoded by the SLC5A4 gene.[1][2][3]


  1. ^ "Entrez Gene: solute carrier family 5 (low affinity glucose cotransporter)". 
  2. ^ Veyhl M, Wagner K, Volk C, Gorboulev V, Baumgarten K, Weber WM, Schaper M, Bertram B, Wiessler M, Koepsell H (March 1998). "Transport of the new chemotherapeutic agent beta-D-glucosylisophosphoramide mustard (D-19575) into tumor cells is mediated by the Na+-D-glucose cotransporter SAAT1". Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. U.S.A. 95 (6): 2914–9. doi:10.1073/pnas.95.6.2914. PMC 19669. PMID 9501190. 
  3. ^ Jung H (October 2002). "The sodium/substrate symporter family: structural and functional features". FEBS Lett. 529 (1): 73–7. doi:10.1016/S0014-5793(02)03184-8. PMID 12354616. 

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