Protein name: CTL2 Aliases: PP1292 Substrates: choline Transport type: Orphan transporter Tissue and cellular expression: tongue, muscle, kidney, heart, lung, testis, intestine stomach, inner ear (vestibular supporting cells) Subcellular expression: N/D Disease: auto-immune hearing loss, neonatal respiratory distress syndrome, transfusion-related acute lung injury Locus: 19p13.1 Sequence ID: NP_001138528.1, NM_001145056.1 NP_065161.3, NM_020428.3 Gene ID: 57153 Splice variants: 5 splice variants

CTL2_HUMAN (UniProt)

Gene names: SLC44A2, CTL2, PSEC0210
Protein names and data: CTL2_HUMAN, Full=Choline transporter-like protein 2, Full=Solute carrier family 44 member 2; Length: 706 a.a., Mass: 80124 Da,
fasta formatted sequence

Function: Isoform 1, but not isoform 3, exhibits some choline transporter activity
Cellular location: Membrane; Multi-pass membrane protein (By similarity)
Tissue specificity: Present in supporting cells of the inner ear (at protein level). Only isoform 3 is expressed in inner ear vestibular tissue

Database cross-references

UniProt: Q8IWA5
NextBio: 63129
OMIM: 606106
Ensembl: ENST00000407327
GeneCard: GC19P010575
PharmGenUCSF: SLC44A2
Guide to Pharmacology: SLC44A2 (1205)
SLC44 choline transporter-like family (1205)

HGNC: HGNC:17292

Genetic variants

See also Ensembl:ENST00000407327