S38A3_HUMAN Protein

Name Sodium-coupled neutral amino acid transporter 3
Description Sodium-dependent amino acid/proton antiporter. Mediates electrogenic cotransport of glutamine and sodium ions in exchange for protons. Also recognizes histidine, asparagine and alanine. May mediate amino acid transport in either direction under physiological conditions. May play a role in nitrogen metabolism and synaptic transmission.
UniProt ID Q99624
Gene SLC38A3