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Slc51a  -  solute carrier family 51, alpha subunit

Mus musculus

Synonyms: AV001382, AW261577, D630035O19Rik, OST-alpha, OSTalpha, ...
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  1. Upregulation of a basolateral FXR-dependent bile acid efflux transporter OSTalpha-OSTbeta in cholestasis in humans and rodents. Boyer, J.L., Trauner, M., Mennone, A., Soroka, C.J., Cai, S.Y., Moustafa, T., Zollner, G., Lee, J.Y., Ballatori, N. Am. J. Physiol. Gastrointest. Liver Physiol. (2006) [Pubmed]
  2. LXR Alpha Transactivates Mouse Organic Solute Transporter Alpha and Beta via IR-1 Elements Shared with FXR. Okuwaki, M., Takada, T., Iwayanagi, Y., Koh, S., Kariya, Y., Fujii, H., Suzuki, H. Pharm. Res. (2007) [Pubmed]
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