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SLC7A6 protein, human

Known as: Cationic Amino Acid Transporter, y+ System, LAT3 protein, human, Solute Carrier Family 7 Member 6 
Y+L amino acid transporter 2 (515 aa, ~57 kDa) is encoded by the human SLC7A6 gene. This protein is involved in dibasic amino acid transport.
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2016
2016
Glutamine is a key amino acid in the CNS, playing an important role in the glutamate/GABA-glutamine cycle (GGC). In the GGC… Expand
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2013
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2013
This study tested the hypothesis that dietary l-arginine supplementation confers beneficial effects on growing pigs fed a mold… Expand
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2012
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2012
Increased l-Arg (Arg) uptake to astrocytes and neurons is thought to contribute to enhanced nitric oxide (NO) synthesis and… Expand
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2011
2011
The pathogenesis of hepatic encephalopathy (HE) is associated with hyperammonemia (HA) and subsequent exposure of the brain to… Expand
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2007
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2007
To clarify the possible mechanism of non-genotoxic hepatocarcinogenesis induced by piperonyl butoxide (PBO), male F344 rats were… Expand
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2007
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2007
Background— Endothelial dysfunction because of reduced nitric oxide bioavailability is a key feature of essential hypertension… Expand
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2004
2004
We investigated the expression and activity of arginine transporters and endothelial nitric oxide synthase (eNOS) in human… Expand
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2001
2001
Heterodimeric amino acid transporters are comprised of a type-II membrane protein named the heavy chain (4F2hc or rBAT) that may… Expand
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2000
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2000
The cationic amino acid arginine, due to its positive charge, is usually accumulated in the cytosol. Nevertheless, arginine has… Expand
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