Aliases for NIPAL1 Gene
External Ids for NIPAL1 Gene
Previous HGNC Symbols for NIPAL1 Gene
Previous GeneCards Identifiers for NIPAL1 Gene
GeneCards Summary for NIPAL1 Gene
NIPAL1 (NIPA Like Domain Containing 1) is a Protein Coding gene. Among its related pathways are Transport of glucose and other sugars, bile salts and organic acids, metal ions and amine compounds and Miscellaneous transport and binding events. Gene Ontology (GO) annotations related to this gene include magnesium ion transmembrane transporter activity. An important paralog of this gene is NIPA2.
UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for NIPAL1 Gene
Acts as a Mg(2+) transporter. Can also transport other divalent cations such as Fe(2+), Sr(2+), Ba(2+), Mn(2+), Cu(2+) and Co(2+) but to a much less extent than Mg(2+) (By similarity).