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Cationic Amino Acid Transporter 2

"Cationic Amino Acid Transporter 2" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus, MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). Descriptors are arranged in a hierarchical structure, which enables searching at various levels of specificity.

A high-affinity, low capacity system y+ amino acid transporter with strong similarity to CATIONIC AMINO ACID TRANSPORTER 1. The two isoforms of the protein, CAT-2A and CAT-2B, exist due to alternative mRNA splicing. The transporter has specificity for the transport of ARGININE; LYSINE; and ORNITHINE.


This graph shows the total number of publications written about "Cationic Amino Acid Transporter 2" by people in Harvard Catalyst Profiles by year, and whether "Cationic Amino Acid Transporter 2" was a major or minor topic of these publication.
Bar chart showing 2 publications over 2 distinct years, with a maximum of 1 publications in 2003 and 2005
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