SLC1A4

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SLC1A4

A gene on chromosome 2p15-p13 that encodes solute carrier family 1 member 4, a sodium-dependent transporter for glutamate and neutral amino acids—alanine, serine, cysteine and threonine.
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However, the dietary CP levels did not influence expression of the neutral AAT ASCT1 and acidic AAT EAAT3 in the colon (Fig.
Reducing protein concentration in dietary will not affect the ASCT1 and EAAT3 expression, which implied low protein could also guarantee amino acid absorption.
The invention is directed toward the isolation, characterization and pharmacological use of the human amino acid transporter proteins EAAT1, EAAT2, EAAT3 and ASCT1.