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Solute carrier family 38, member 2
Symbols SLC38A2 ; ATA2; PRO1068; SAT2; SNAT2
External IDs OMIM605180 MGI1915010 HomoloGene23132 IUPHAR: 1170 GeneCards: SLC38A2 Gene
RNA expression pattern
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More reference expression data
Species Human Mouse
Entrez 54407 67760
Ensembl ENSG00000134294 ENSMUSG00000022462
UniProt Q96QD8 Q8CFE6
RefSeq (mRNA) NM_001307936 NM_175121
RefSeq (protein) NP_001294865 NP_780330
Location (UCSC) Chr 12:
46.36 – 46.37 Mb
Chr 15:
96.69 – 96.7 Mb
PubMed search [1] [2]

Sodium-coupled neutral amino acid transporter 2 is a protein that in humans is encoded by the SLC38A2 gene.[1][2][3]

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  1. ^ Sugawara M, Nakanishi T, Fei YJ, Huang W, Ganapathy ME, Leibach FH, Ganapathy V (Jul 2000). "Cloning of an amino acid transporter with functional characteristics and tissue expression pattern identical to that of system A". J Biol Chem 275 (22): 16473–7. doi:10.1074/jbc.C000205200. PMID 10747860. 
  2. ^ Zhang Z, Grewer C (Mar 2007). "The sodium-coupled neutral amino acid transporter SNAT2 mediates an anion leak conductance that is differentially inhibited by transported substrates". Biophys J 92 (7): 2621–32. doi:10.1529/biophysj.106.100776. PMC 1864845. PMID 17237199. 
  3. ^ "Entrez Gene: SLC38A2 solute carrier family 38, member 2". 

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