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System A-like transporters C

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).


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SNAT1 (sodium-coupled neutral amino acid transporter 1 / SLC38A1) C Show summary »

Target Id 1169
Nomenclature sodium-coupled neutral amino acid transporter 1
Systematic nomenclature SLC38A1
Common abbreviation SNAT1
Previous and unofficial names ATA1 | glutamine transporter | NAT2 | SAT1 | GlnT | amino acid transporter A1 | amino acid transporter system A1 | solute carrier family 38, member 1 | Amino acid transporter system A, member 1 | N-system amino acid transporter 2 | solute carrier family 38
Genes SLC38A1 (Hs), Slc38a1 (Mm), Slc38a1 (Rn)
Ensembl ID ENSG00000111371 (Hs), ENSMUSG00000023169 (Mm), ENSRNOG00000005291 (Rn)
UniProtKB AC Q9H2H9 (Hs), Q8K2P7 (Mm), Q9JM15 (Rn)
Bioparadigms SLC Tables SLC38A1 (Hs)
Substrates L-alanine > L-serine, L-glutamine, L-asparagine, L-histidine, L-cysteine, L-methionine > glycine, L-threonine, L-proline, L-tyrosine, L-valine  [1]
Labelled ligands
Stoichiometry 1 Na+ : 1 amino acid (in) [1]

SNAT2 (sodium-coupled neutral amino acid transporter 2 / SLC38A2) C Show summary »

SNAT4 (sodium-coupled neutral amino acid transporter 4 / SLC38A4) C Show summary »


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How to cite this family page

Database page citation:

System A-like transporters. Accessed on 18/10/2021. IUPHAR/BPS Guide to PHARMACOLOGY,

Concise Guide to PHARMACOLOGY citation:

Alexander SPH, Kelly E, Mathie A, Peters JA, Veale EL, Armstrong JF, Faccenda E, Harding SD, Pawson AJ, Sharman JL, Southan C, Davies JA; CGTP Collaborators. (2019) The Concise Guide to PHARMACOLOGY 2019/20: Transporters. Br J Pharmacol. 176 Issue S1: S397-S493.