an integral membrane facilitative glucose transporter. One of 13 members of the human equilibrative glucose transport protein family. Its mRNA is detected in the human heart, lung, brain, liver, skeletal muscle, pancreas, placenta and kidney. The chromosome localization of its gene is in a loci associated with type-2 diabetes. Note: This description may include information from UniProtKB.
Protein type: Membrane protein, integral; Membrane protein, multi-pass; Transporter; Transporter, SLC family