SLC2A5

SLC2A5

A gene on chromosome 1p36.2 that encodes a cytochalasin B-sensitive carrier, which is primarily a fructose transporter.
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Singh et al., "Slc2a5 (Glut5) is essential for the absorption of fructose in the intestine and generation of fructose-induced hypertension," The Journal of Biological Chemistry, vol.
RT-PCR was performed using Roche FastStart DNA Master HybProbe (Roche) and Taqman primers and probes for fatty acid synthase (FASN; Hs01005622), glycerol-3-phosphate acyltransferase (GPAM; Hs0157368), solute carrier family 2, member 1 (GLUT1, also known as SLC2A1; Hs0089268), Solute Carrier Family 2, member 4 (GLUT4, also known as SLC2A4; Hs00168966), Solute Carrier Family 2, member 5 (GLUT5, also known as SLC2A5; Hs0016172), adiponectin (Hs00605917), leptin (Hs00174877), and interleukin 6 (IL6; Hs00985639) obtained from Life Technologies.