Gene Symbol: slc2a12
Description: solute carrier family 2 (facilitated glucose transporter), member 12
Alias: zgc:66027, zgc:85776, solute carrier family 2, facilitated glucose transporter member 12, GLUT-12, glucose transporter type 12, zglut12
Species: zebrafish

Top Publications

  1. Ding C, Zhang J, Zhao Y, Peng Z, Song D, Jiang J. Zebrafish as a potential model organism for drug test against hepatitis C virus. PLoS ONE. 2011;6:e22921 pubmed publisher
    ..Thus, zebrafish might be a model organism to host HCV, and this zebrafish/HCV (sub-replicon) system could be an animal model for anti-HCV drug screening and evaluation. ..
  2. Tseng Y, Chen R, Lee J, Liu S, Lee S, Hwang P. Specific expression and regulation of glucose transporters in zebrafish ionocytes. Am J Physiol Regul Integr Comp Physiol. 2009;297:R275-90 pubmed publisher
    ..Taken together, zGLUT1a, -6, and 13.1, the specific transporters in NaR/NCC cells, GR cells, and HR cells, may absorb glucose into the respective cells to fulfill different physiological demands. ..
  3. Zhao Y, Qin W, Zhang J, Hu Z, Tong J, Ding C, et al. HCV IRES-mediated core expression in zebrafish. PLoS ONE. 2013;8:e56985 pubmed publisher
    ..These findings demonstrate the feasibility of the zebrafish model for screening of anti-HCV drugs targeting to HCV-IRES. The zebrafish system provides a novel evidence of using zebrafish as a HCV model organism. ..
  4. Jiménez Amilburu V, Jong Raadsen S, Bakkers J, Spaink H, Marín Juez R. GLUT12 deficiency during early development results in heart failure and a diabetic phenotype in zebrafish. J Endocrinol. 2015;224:1-15 pubmed publisher
    ..In addition, the diabetic phenotype displayed by these larvae after glut12 abrogation highlights the importance of this GLUT during early developmental stages. ..
  5. Barat A, Sahoo P, Kumar R, Pande V. Solute carriers (SLCs) identified and characterized from kidney transcriptome of golden mahseer (Tor putitora) (Fam: Cyprinidae). Comp Biochem Physiol B Biochem Mol Biol. 2016;200:54-61 pubmed publisher
    ..This study provides the first hand database of solute carrier families particularly transporter encoding proteins in the species. ..