This Antibody was verified by Relative expression to ensure that the antibody binds to the antigen stated.
Immunogen sequence: WQHKPKCFSD FIELLTLVSQ KMCVVVYPEV ERGSGTEEAN ED
Highest antigen sequence identity to the following orthologs: Mouse - 74%, Rat - 79%.
SLC7A8 is sodium-independent, high-affinity transport of large neutral amino acids. It has higher affinity for L-phenylalanine than LAT1 but lower affinity for glutamine and serine. L-alanine is transported at physiological concentrations. SLC7A8 also plays a role in basolateral (re)absorption of neutral amino acids.
For Research Use Only. Not for use in diagnostic procedures. Not for resale without express authorization.
Protein Aliases: hLAT2; integral membrane protein E16H; L-type amino acid transporter 2; Large neutral amino acids transporter small subunit 2; solute carrier family 7 (amino acid transporter light chain, L system), member 8; solute carrier family 7 (amino acid transporter, L-type), member 8; solute carrier family 7 (cationic amino acid transporter, y+ system), member 8; Solute carrier family 7 member 8
Gene Aliases: LAT2; LPI-PC1; SLC7A8
UniProt ID: (Human) Q9UHI5
Entrez Gene ID: (Human) 23428
Molecular Function: transporter