SLC38A5 is a symbol for the gene, Solute carrier family 38 member 5, in humans. Other names include: Sodium-coupled neutral amino acid transporter 5; System N transporter 2; JM24; SN2; SNAT5; pp7194; solute carrier family 38, member 5. The encoded protein has an amino acid length of 472 and a mass of 51.5 kDa. Other isoforms may exist. This gene shares homology with other species, including: Mouse, Rat, Frog.