SLC1A5 Antibodies, cDNA Clones Research Reagents

SLC1A5 (Solute Carrier Family 1 Member 5, also known as R16; AAAT; ATBO; M7V1; RDRC; ASCT2; M7VS1), located on 19q13.32, is a Protein Coding gene. The gene produces a 56598 Da protein composed of 541 amino acids. The SLC1A5 gene encodes a sodium-dependent neutral amino acid transporter that can act as a receptor for RD114/type D retrovirus. SLC1A5's primary substrates are the immunomodulatory amino acid glutamine, which plays an important role in multiple key processes. Diseases such as Hartnup Disorder and Placental Choriocarcinoma are associated with SLC1A5.

SLC1A5 Antibody (1)

    SLC1A5 cDNA Clone (16)


    克隆载体 cDNA 产品

    In lentiviral vector


    In expression vector


    克隆载体 cDNA 产品

    In lentiviral vector


    SLC1A5 分子背景

    SLC1A5 (solute carrier family 1, member 5), known as ASCT2, is a small neutral amino acid exchanger that is upregulated in rapidly proliferating lymphocytes but also many primary human cancers. SLC1A5 is a neutral amino acid transporter belonging to the SLC1 family and localized in the plasma membrane of several body districts. Solute-linked carrier family A1 member 5 (SLC1A5), which has a high affinity to neutral amino acids, is essential for glutamine transport and amino acid metabolism in various cancers. One of SLC1A5's primary substrates is the immunomodulatory amino acid glutamine, which plays an important role in multiple key processes, such as energy supply, macromolecular synthesis, nucleotide biosynthesis, redox homeostasis, and resistance against oxidative stress. These processes are also essential to immune cells, including neutrophils, macrophages, B, and T lymphocytes.

    SLC1A5 参考文献

    • Scalise M, et al. (2019) Interaction of cholesterol with the human slc1a5 (asct2): Insights into structure/function relationships. Front Mol Biosci 6 110.
    • Scalise M, et al. (2018) The human slc1a5 (asct2) amino acid transporter: From function to structure and role in cell biology. Front Cell Dev Biol 6 96.
    • Masle-Farquhar E, et al. (2017) Asct2 (slc1a5)-deficient mice have normal b-cell development, proliferation, and antibody production. Front Immunol 8 549.
    • Lin J, et al. (2018) Slc1a5 silencing inhibits esophageal cancer growth via cell cycle arrest and apoptosis. Cell Physiol Biochem 48 (1): 397.

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