glt-1 (Excitatory amino acid transporter)
FEATURES
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ORGANISM
Caenorhabditis elegans
FAMILY
DESCRIPTION
Also known as EAA1_CAEEL, glt-1. Transports L-glutamate and also L- and D-aspartate. Essential for terminating the postsynaptic action of glutamate by rapidly removing released glutamate from the synaptic cleft. Acts as a symport by cotransporting sodium (By similarity).
Also known as EAA1_CAEEL, glt-1. Transports L-glutamate and also L- and D-aspartate. Essential for terminating the postsynaptic action of glutamate by rapidly removing released glutamate from the synaptic cleft. Acts as a symport by cotransporting sodium (By similarity).
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glt-1

Excitatory amino acid transporter

Molecular Synopsis