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Solute carrier family 6 (neurotransmitter transporter, creatine), member 8
Symbols SLC6A8; CT1; CRTR; MGC87396
External IDs OMIM300036 MGI2147834 HomoloGene4113 GeneCards: SLC6A8 Gene
RNA expression pattern
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More reference expression data
Species Human Mouse
Entrez 6535 102857
Ensembl ENSG00000130821 ENSMUSG00000019558
UniProt P48029 Q684J3
RefSeq (mRNA) NM_005629 NM_133987
RefSeq (protein) NP_005620 NP_598748
Location (UCSC) Chr X:
152.43 - 152.62 Mb
Chr X:
69.93 - 69.94 Mb
PubMed search [1] [2]

Sodium- and chloride-dependent creatine transporter 1 is a protein that in humans is encoded by the SLC6A8 gene.[1][2]

See also


  1. ^ Gregor P, Nash SR, Caron MG, Seldin MF, Warren ST (Jul 1995). "Assignment of the creatine transporter gene (SLC6A8) to human chromosome Xq28 telomeric to G6PD". Genomics 25 (1): 332-3. PMID 7774949.  
  2. ^ "Entrez Gene: SLC6A8 solute carrier family 6 (neurotransmitter transporter, creatine), member 8".  

Further reading

  • Barnwell LF, Chaudhuri G, Townsel JG (1995). "Cloning and sequencing of a cDNA encoding a novel member of the human brain GABA/noradrenaline neurotransmitter transporter family.". Gene 159 (2): 287–8. doi:10.1016/0378-1119(95)00104-E. PMID 7622069.  
  • Sora I, Richman J, Santoro G, et al. (1994). "The cloning and expression of a human creatine transporter.". Biochem. Biophys. Res. Commun. 204 (1): 419–27. doi:10.1006/bbrc.1994.2475. PMID 7945388.  
  • Nash SR, Giros B, Kingsmore SF, et al. (1994). "Cloning, pharmacological characterization, and genomic localization of the human creatine transporter.". Recept. Channels 2 (2): 165–74. PMID 7953292.  
  • Iyer GS, Krahe R, Goodwin LA, et al. (1996). "Identification of a testis-expressed creatine transporter gene at 16p11.2 and confirmation of the X-linked locus to Xq28.". Genomics 34 (1): 143–6. doi:10.1006/geno.1996.0254. PMID 8661037.  
  • Sandoval N, Bauer D, Brenner V, et al. (1996). "The genomic organization of a human creatine transporter (CRTR) gene located in Xq28.". Genomics 35 (2): 383–5. doi:10.1006/geno.1996.0373. PMID 8661155.  
  • Grunau C, Hindermann W, Rosenthal A (2000). "Large-scale methylation analysis of human genomic DNA reveals tissue-specific differences between the methylation profiles of genes and pseudogenes.". Hum. Mol. Genet. 9 (18): 2651–63. doi:10.1093/hmg/9.18.2651. PMID 11063724.  
  • Salomons GS, van Dooren SJ, Verhoeven NM, et al. (2001). "X-linked creatine-transporter gene (SLC6A8) defect: a new creatine-deficiency syndrome.". Am. J. Hum. Genet. 68 (6): 1497–500. doi:10.1086/320595. PMID 11326334.  
  • Hahn KA, Salomons GS, Tackels-Horne D, et al. (2002). "X-linked mental retardation with seizures and carrier manifestations is caused by a mutation in the creatine-transporter gene (SLC6A8) located in Xq28.". Am. J. Hum. Genet. 70 (5): 1349–56. doi:10.1086/340092. PMID 11898126.  
  • Bizzi A, Bugiani M, Salomons GS, et al. (2002). "X-linked creatine deficiency syndrome: a novel mutation in creatine transporter gene SLC6A8.". Ann. Neurol. 52 (2): 227–31. doi:10.1002/ana.10246. PMID 12210795.  
  • Wang W, Shang LH, Jacobs DO (2002). "Complement regulatory protein CD59 involves c-SRC related tyrosine phosphorylation of the creatine transporter in skeletal muscle during sepsis.". Surgery 132 (2): 334–40. doi:10.1067/msy.2002.125312. PMID 12219031.  
  • Strausberg RL, Feingold EA, Grouse LH, et al. (2003). "Generation and initial analysis of more than 15,000 full-length human and mouse cDNA sequences.". Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. U.S.A. 99 (26): 16899–903. doi:10.1073/pnas.242603899. PMID 12477932.  
  • Rosenberg EH, Almeida LS, Kleefstra T, et al. (2004). "High prevalence of SLC6A8 deficiency in X-linked mental retardation.". Am. J. Hum. Genet. 75 (1): 97–105. doi:10.1086/422102. PMID 15154114.  
  • Gerhard DS, Wagner L, Feingold EA, et al. (2004). "The status, quality, and expansion of the NIH full-length cDNA project: the Mammalian Gene Collection (MGC).". Genome Res. 14 (10B): 2121–7. doi:10.1101/gr.2596504. PMID 15489334.  
  • Shojaiefard M, Christie DL, Lang F (2006). "Stimulation of the creatine transporter SLC6A8 by the protein kinases SGK1 and SGK3.". Biochem. Biophys. Res. Commun. 334 (3): 742–6. doi:10.1016/j.bbrc.2005.06.164. PMID 16036218.  
  • Dodd JR, Christie DL (2005). "Substituted cysteine accessibility of the third transmembrane domain of the creatine transporter: defining a transport pathway.". J. Biol. Chem. 280 (38): 32649–54. doi:10.1074/jbc.M506723200. PMID 16049011.  
  • Schiaffino MC, Bellini C, Costabello L, et al. (2006). "X-linked creatine transporter deficiency: clinical description of a patient with a novel SLC6A8 gene mutation.". Neurogenetics 6 (3): 165–8. doi:10.1007/s10048-005-0002-4. PMID 16086185.  
  • Clark AJ, Rosenberg EH, Almeida LS, et al. (2006). "X-linked creatine transporter (SLC6A8) mutations in about 1% of males with mental retardation of unknown etiology.". Hum. Genet. 119 (6): 604–10. doi:10.1007/s00439-006-0162-9. PMID 16738945.  

This article incorporates text from the United States National Library of Medicine, which is in the public domain.



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