High-affinity, saturable copper transporter involved in dietary copper uptake. Belongs to the copper transporter (Ctr) (TC 1.A.56) family. SLC31A subfamily. Note: This description may include information from UniProtKB.
Protein type: Transporter; Membrane protein, multi-pass; Membrane protein, integral; Transporter, SLC family
Cellular Component: integral to plasma membrane; plasma membrane
Molecular Function: copper ion transmembrane transporter activity
Biological Process: copper ion transport; transmembrane transport
Alt. Names/Synonyms: copper transport 1 homolog; Copper transporter 1; COPT1; CTR1; hCTR1; High affinity copper uptake protein 1; MGC75487; SLC31A1; solute carrier family 31 (copper transporters), member 1; Solute carrier family 31 member 1
SS: The number of records in which this modification site was determined using site-specific methods. SS methods include amino acid sequencing, site-directed mutagenesis, modification site-specific antibodies, specific MS strategies, etc.