Gene: Slc2a4 (solute carrier family 2 member 4) Rattus norvegicus
Symbol: Slc2a4
Name: solute carrier family 2 member 4
Description: ENCODES a protein that exhibits D-glucose transmembrane transporter activity; glucose transmembrane transporter activity; INVOLVED IN cellular response to hypoxia; cellular response to insulin stimulus; glucose transport; PARTICIPATES IN insulin responsive facilitative sugar transporter mediated glucose transport pathway; facilitative sugar transporter mediated glucose transport pathway; insulin signaling pathway; ASSOCIATED WITH Diabetes Mellitus, Experimental; Hypertension, Pulmonary; Alzheimer Disease (ortholog); FOUND IN cell surface; clathrin-coated pit; endosome; INTERACTS WITH (R,R)-tramadol; 1,3-thiazolidine-2,4-dione; 17alpha-ethynylestradiol
Type: protein-coding
Also known as: glucose transporter 4 insuline-responsive; glucose transporter 4, insuline-responsive; glucose transporter type 4, insulin-responsive; GLUT-4; Glut4; insulin responsive glucose transporter; MGC93607; solute carrier family 2 member 4; solute carrier family 2 (facilitated glucose transporter) member 4; solute carrier family 2 (facilitated glucose transporter), member 4; solute carrier family 2 , member 4; solute carrier family 2, facilitated glucose transporter member 4
Latest Assembly: Rnor_6.0 - RGSC Genome Assembly v6.0
Rat AssemblyChrPosition (strand)SourceGenome Browsers
Rnor_6.01056,552,921 - 56,558,562 (-)NCBIRnor6.0rn6Rnor6.0
Rnor_5.01056,298,102 - 56,303,687 (-)NCBIRnor5.0rn5Rnor5.0
RGSC_v3.41056,786,705 - 56,792,209 (-)NCBIRGSC3.4rn4RGSC3.4
RGSC_v3.11056,800,327 - 56,805,832 (-)NCBI
Celera1053,819,953 - 53,825,446 (-)NCBI
Cytogenetic Map10q24NCBImapview

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RGD Object Information
RGD ID: 2711
Created: 2000-05-25
Species: Rattus norvegicus
Last Modified: 2016-10-11
Status: ACTIVE