Protein name: GLUT6 Aliases: GLUT9 Substrates: glucose Transport type: Facilitated transporter Tissue and cellular expression: brain, spleen, leucocytes Subcellular expression: N/D Disease: N/D Locus: 9q34 Sequence ID: NP_001138571.1, NM_001145099.1 NP_060055.2, NM_017585.3 Gene ID: 11182 Splice variants: 2 splice variants

GTR6_HUMAN (UniProt)

Gene names: SLC2A6, GLUT9
Protein names and data: GTR6_HUMAN, Full=Solute carrier family 2, facilitated glucose transporter member 6, Full=Glucose transporter type 6;Short=GLUT-6;Full=Glucose transporter type 9;Short=GLUT-9; Length: 507 a.a., Mass: 54539 Da,
fasta formatted sequence

Function: Facilitative glucose transporter; binds cytochalasin B with low affinity
Cellular location: Cell membrane; Multi-pass membrane protein (By similarity). Note=The dileucine internalization motif is critical for intracellular sequestration (By similarity)
Tissue specificity: Highly expressed in brain, spleen and peripheral blood leukocytes

Database cross-references

UniProt: Q9UGQ3
NextBio: 42551
OMIM: 606813
Ensembl: ENST00000567240
GeneCard: GC09M133471
PharmGenUCSF: SLC2A6
Guide to Pharmacology: SLC2A6 (884)
Class II transporters (884)

HGNC: HGNC:11011

Genetic variants

See also Ensembl:ENST00000567240