S38A2_HUMAN Protein

Name Sodium-coupled neutral amino acid transporter 2
Description Functions as a sodium-dependent amino acid transporter. Mediates the saturable, pH-sensitive and electrogenic cotransport of neutral amino acids and sodium ions with a stoichiometry of 1:1. May function in the transport of amino acids at the blood-brain barrier and in the supply of maternal nutrients to the fetus through the placenta.
UniProt ID Q96QD8
Gene SLC38A2