SLCO2A1 transports PGT substrates from extracellular region to cytosol

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R-HSA-879528
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Reaction [transition]
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Homo sapiens
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Synonyms
PGT transports prostaglandins
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The human gene SLCO2A1 encodes prostaglandin transporter PGT. It is ubiquitously expressed and can transport the protaglandins PGD2, PGE1, PGE2 and PGF2A (Lu et al. 1996).

Literature References
PubMed ID Title Journal Year
8787677 Cloning, in vitro expression, and tissue distribution of a human prostaglandin transporter cDNA(hPGT)

Lu, R, Kanai, N, Bao, Y, Schuster, VL

J Clin Invest 1996
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Catalyst Activity
Title
prostaglandin transmembrane transporter activity of SLCO2A1 [plasma membrane]
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Orthologous Events
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