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. Diseases associated with NIPAL1 include Angelman Syndrome. Among its related pathways are Miscellaneous transport and binding events and Transport of glucose and other sugars, bile salts and organic acids, metal ions and amine compounds. GO annotations related to this gene include magnesium ion transmembrane transporter activity. An important paralog of this gene is NIPAL3.
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).