Organic zwitterions/cation transporters (OCTN)

Unless otherwise stated all data on this page refer to the human proteins. Gene information is provided for human (Hs), mouse (Mm) and rat (Rn).

Overview

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Organic zwitterions/cation transporters (OCTN) function as organic cation uniporters, organic cation/proton exchangers or sodium/L-carnitine co-transporters.

Transporters

OCTN1 (Organic cation/carnitine transporter 1 / SLC22A4) Show summary »

OCTN2 (Organic cation/carnitine transporter 2 / SLC22A5) Show summary »

CT2 (Carnitine transporter 2 / SLC22A16) Show summary »

Further reading

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NC-IUPHAR subcommittee and family contributors

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How to cite this family page

Database page citation:

Bruno Hagenbuch. Organic zwitterions/cation transporters (OCTN). Accessed on 11/02/2016. IUPHAR/BPS Guide to PHARMACOLOGY, http://www.guidetopharmacology.org/GRAC/FamilyDisplayForward?familyId=197.

Concise Guide to PHARMACOLOGY citation:

Alexander SPH, Kelly E, Marrion N, Peters JA, Benson HE, Faccenda E, Pawson AJ, Sharman JL, Southan C, Davies JA and CGTP Collaborators (2015) The Concise Guide to PHARMACOLOGY 2015/16: Transporters. Br J Pharmacol. 172: 6110-6202.