The protein is involved in the sodium-dependent transport and excretion of organic anions, some of which are potentially toxic. The encoded protein is an integral membrane protein and may be localized to the basolateral membrane.
Protein Aliases: hOAT1; hPAHT; hROAT1; Kidney-specific transport protein; mNKT; mROAT1; Novel kidney transcript; Organic anion transporter 1; organic cationic transporter-like 1; PAH transporter; para-aminohippurate transporter; Renal organic anion transporter 1; rOAT1; rROAT1; solute carrier family 22 (organic anion transporter), member 6; Solute carrier family 22 member 6; solute carrier family 22, member 6
Gene Aliases: HOAT1; mOat1; NKT; OAT1; Orctl1; PAHT; ROAT1; SLC22A6
Molecular Function: secondary carrier transporter