Protein name: VIAAT Aliases: VGAT Substrates: GABA / glycine Transport type: Exchanger / H+ Tissue and cellular expression: CNS Subcellular expression: N/D Disease: N/D Locus: 20q11.23 Sequence ID: NP_542119.1, NM_080552.2 Gene ID: 140679 Splice variants: N/D


Gene names: SLC32A1, VGAT, VIAAT
Protein names and data: VIAAT_HUMAN, Full=Vesicular inhibitory amino acid transporter, Full=GABA and glycine transporter;Full=Solute carrier family 32 member 1;Full=Vesicular GABA transporter;Short=hVIAAT; Length: 525 a.a., Mass: 57415 Da,
fasta formatted sequence

Function: Involved in the uptake of GABA and glycine into the synaptic vesicles
Cellular location: Cytoplasmic vesicle membrane; Multi-pass membrane protein (By similarity)
Tissue specificity: Retina. Expressed throughout the horizontal cells or more specifically at the terminals

Database cross-references

UniProt: Q9H598
NextBio: 84209
Ensembl: ENST00000217420
GeneCard: GC20P038724
PharmGenUCSF: SLC32A1
Guide to Pharmacology: SLC32A1 (1133)
SLC32 vesicular inhibitory amino acid transporter (1133)

HGNC: HGNC:11018

Genetic variants

See also Ensembl:ENST00000217420