Gene: Slc2a4 (solute carrier family 2 (facilitated glucose transporter), member 4) Rattus norvegicus
Symbol: Slc2a4
Name: solute carrier family 2 (facilitated glucose transporter), 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; phosphatidylinositol 3-kinase-Akt signaling pathway; ASSOCIATED WITH Diabetes Mellitus, Experimental; Hypertension, Pulmonary; Diabetes Mellitus, Type 2 (ortholog); FOUND IN cell surface; 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 (facilitated glucose transporter) member 4; solute carrier family 2 , member 4; solute carrier family 2 member 4; solute carrier family 2, facilitated glucose transporter member 4
Latest Assembly: RGSC Genome Assembly v5.0
RGSC Genome Assembly v6.01056,552,983 - 56,558,561-NCBI
Rat Cytogenetic Map10q24 NCBI
RGSC Genome Assembly v5.01056,298,102 - 56,303,687-NCBI
RGSC Genome Assembly v3.41056,786,705 - 56,792,209-NCBI
Rat Celera Assembly1053,819,953 - 53,825,446-NCBI
Genome Assembly 3.11056,800,327 - 56,805,832-NCBI

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RGD Object Information
RGD ID: 2711
Created: 2000-05-25
Species: Rattus norvegicus
Last Modified: 2015-06-09
Status: ACTIVE