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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… 
Review
2015
Review
2015
Introduction Maternal environment and lifestyle factors may modify placental function to match the mother’s capacity to support… 
Highly Cited
2013
Highly Cited
2013
This study tested the hypothesis that dietary l-arginine supplementation confers beneficial effects on growing pigs fed a mold… 
Highly Cited
2007
Highly Cited
2007
Background— Endothelial dysfunction because of reduced nitric oxide bioavailability is a key feature of essential hypertension… 
Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
We investigated the expression and activity of arginine transporters and endothelial nitric oxide synthase (eNOS) in human… 
Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
Heterodimeric amino acid transporters are comprised of a type-II membrane protein named the heavy chain (4F2hc or rBAT) that may… 
Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
The cationic amino acid arginine, due to its positive charge, is usually accumulated in the cytosol. Nevertheless, arginine has…