SLC2A5

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SLC2A5

A gene on chromosome 1p36.2 that encodes a cytochalasin B-sensitive carrier, which is primarily a fructose transporter.
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Being a facilitated transporter, GLUT5 will transport fructose down a concentration gradient.
It has been well reviewed that the primary glucose transporters in small intestine were SGLT1, GLUT2 and GLUT5, and SGLT2 in kidney (Zhao and Keating, 2007).
Presence and differential expression of SGLT1, GLUT1, GLUT2, GLUT3 and GLUT5 hexose-transporter mRNAs in Caco-2 cell clones in relation to cell growth and glucose consumption.