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Vesicular glutamate transporter 2

Name: Vesicular glutamate transporter 2
Description: Protein that mediates the uptake of glutamate into synaptic vesicles at presynaptic nerve terminals of excitatory neural cells. May also play a role in the endocrine glutamatergic system of other tissues such as pineal gland and pancreas. May also mediate the transport of inorganic phosphate. (Adapted from UniProt)
Abbreviation: VGLUT2
Has role: Transporter Protein
Super-category: Protein
*Id: nlx_mol_1006009
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AbbrevVGLUT2  +
CurationStatusuncurated  +
DefinitionProtein that mediates the uptake of glutam Protein that mediates the uptake of glutamate into synaptic vesicles at presynaptic nerve terminals of excitatory neural cells. May also play a role in the endocrine glutamatergic system of other tissues such as pineal gland and pancreas. May also mediate the transport of inorganic phosphate. (Adapted from UniProt) norganic phosphate. (Adapted from UniProt)
Has roleTransporter Protein  +
Idnlx_mol_1006009  +
LabelVesicular glutamate transporter 2  +
ModifiedDate10 June 2010  +
SuperCategoryProtein  +