solute carrier family 2 (facilitated glucose transporter), member 1






This gene encodes a major glucose transporter in the mammalian blood-brain barrier. Mutations in this gene have been found in a family with paroxysmal exertion-induced dyskinesia. [provided by RefSeq, Jul 2008]


slc2a1a Danio rerio
Slc2a1 Mus musculus
Slc2a1 Rattus norvegicus

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Changes associated with the orthologs of this gene

GO Terms

GO IDGO TermGO Category
GO:0005975 carbohydrate metabolic process biological_process
GO:0006112 energy reserve metabolic process biological_process
GO:0006766 vitamin metabolic process biological_process
GO:0006767 water-soluble vitamin metabolic process biological_process
GO:0006970 response to osmotic stress biological_process
GO:0008643 carbohydrate transport biological_process
GO:0008645 hexose transport biological_process
GO:0015758 glucose transport biological_process
GO:0019852 L-ascorbic acid metabolic process biological_process
GO:0035428 hexose transmembrane transport biological_process
GO:0042149 cellular response to glucose starvation biological_process
GO:0044281 small molecule metabolic process biological_process
GO:0050796 regulation of insulin secretion biological_process
GO:0055085 transmembrane transport biological_process
GO:0001939 female pronucleus cellular_component
GO:0005622 intracellular cellular_component
GO:0005624 membrane fraction cellular_component
GO:0005737 cytoplasm cellular_component
GO:0005886 plasma membrane cellular_component
GO:0005901 caveola cellular_component
GO:0005911 cell-cell junction cellular_component
GO:0016020 membrane cellular_component
GO:0016021 integral to membrane cellular_component
GO:0016323 basolateral plasma membrane cellular_component
GO:0030496 midbody cellular_component
GO:0031982 vesicle cellular_component
GO:0042470 melanosome cellular_component
GO:0005355 glucose transmembrane transporter activity molecular_function
GO:0019900 kinase binding molecular_function
GO:0022857 transmembrane transporter activity molecular_function
GO:0022891 substrate-specific transmembrane transporter activity molecular_function
GO:0033300 dehydroascorbic acid transporter activity molecular_function
GO:0042802 identical protein binding molecular_function
GO:0042910 xenobiotic transporter activity molecular_function
GO:0055056 D-glucose transmembrane transporter activity molecular_function