SLC2A8 is the insulin-regulated facilitative glucose transporter.SLC2A8 binds cytochalasin B in a glucose-inhibitable manner.SLC2A8 seems to be a dual-specific sugar transporter as it is inhibitable by fructose.
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Protein Aliases: Glucose transporter type 8; Glucose transporter type X1; glucose transporter X1; GLUT-8; intestinal GLUT8 transporter; solute carrier family 2 (facilitated glucose transporter), member 8; Solute carrier family 2, facilitated glucose transporter member 8
Gene Aliases: D2Ertd44e; GLUT8; GLUTX1; SLC2A8
Molecular Function: carbohydrate transporter