Sodium-independent, high-affinity exchange of anionic amino acids with high specificity for anionic form of cystine and glutamate. Belongs to the amino acid-polyamine-organocation (APC) superfamily. L-type amino acid transporter (LAT) (TC 2.A.3.8) family. Note: This description may include information from UniProtKB.
Protein type: Membrane protein, integral; Membrane protein, multi-pass; Transporter; Transporter, SLC family
Alt. Names/Synonyms: amino acid transport system xc calcium channel blocker resistance protein CCBR1; Amino acid transport system xc-; Calcium channel blocker resistance protein CCBR1; CCBR1; Cystine/glutamate transporter; SLC7A11; Solute carrier family 7 member 11; solute carrier family 7, (cationic amino acid transporter, y+ system) member 11; xCT