Gene: Slc2a2 (solute carrier family 2 (facilitated glucose transporter), member 2) Rattus norvegicus
Symbol: Slc2a2
Name: solute carrier family 2 (facilitated glucose transporter), member 2
Description: ENCODES a protein that exhibits D-glucose transmembrane transporter activity; dehydroascorbic acid transporter activity; glucose transmembrane transporter activity; INVOLVED IN carbohydrate utilization; dehydroascorbic acid transport; fructose transport; PARTICIPATES IN facilitative sugar transporter mediated glucose transport pathway; forkhead class A signaling pathway; fructose-1,6-diphosphatase deficiency pathway; ASSOCIATED WITH Diabetes Mellitus, Experimental; Carcinoma, Pancreatic Ductal (ortholog); Diabetes Mellitus, Type 2 (ortholog); FOUND IN basolateral plasma membrane; brush border; brush border membrane; INTERACTS WITH 17alpha-ethynylestradiol; 17beta-estradiol; 2,3,7,8-tetrachlorodibenzodioxine
Type: protein-coding
Also known as: glucose transporter type 2, liver; GLUT-2; Glut2; GTT2; Solute carrier family 2 A2 (gkucose transporter type 2); Solute carrier family 2 A2 (gkucose transporter, type 2); solute carrier family 2, facilitated glucose transporter member 2
Is Marker For: Strains:   SDJ/Hok  
Latest Assembly: RGSC Genome Assembly v5.0
RGSC Genome Assembly v6.02114,413,431 - 114,445,418+NCBI
Rat Cytogenetic Map2q24 NCBI
RGSC Genome Assembly v5.02134,112,829 - 134,144,459+NCBI
RGSC Genome Assembly v3.42116,036,501 - 116,065,834+NCBI
Rat Celera Assembly2106,800,647 - 106,828,175+NCBI
Genome Assembly 3.12115,981,388 - 116,010,832+NCBI

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RGD Object Information
RGD ID: 3705
Created: 2000-05-25
Species: Rattus norvegicus
Last Modified: 2015-11-09
Status: ACTIVE