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1

Where are active transporters (SGLT, sodium-linked) found?

Intestinal mucosa
Kidney brush border

2

Facilitative transporter that is responsive to insulin

GluT 4

3

Facilitative transporters that are not responsive to insulin

GluT 1, 2, 3, 5, 7

4

Where is GluT 4 found?

Skeletal muscle
Fat
White blood cells

5

Where is GluT 1 found?

RBCs
Brain

6

Where is GluT 2 found?

Liver
Pancreas (definitely in mice, maybe some in humans)
Intestine

7

Where is GluT 3 found?

Brain
Kidney
Many other organs

8

What does GluT 5 do?

Transports fructose

9

What does GluT 7 do?

Transport across ER membrane

10

True or false: The liver uses GluT 4.

False