SLCO2B1

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SLCO2B1

A gene on chromosome 11q13 that encodes a transporter which mediates Na+-independent uptake of organic anions—e.g., taurocholate; the prostaglandins PGD2, PGE1 and PGE2; leukotriene C4; thromboxane B2; and iloprost.
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Expression and localization of the uptake transporters OATP2B1, OATP3A1 and OATP5A1 in non-malignant and malignant breast tissue.
Previous in vitro studies showed that green tea catechins such as EGCG inhibited the activities of OATP1A2 and OATP2B1 which are expressed in the apical side of the intestinal epithelium in human (Roth et al.