Aliases for SLC16A12 Gene
External Ids for SLC16A12 Gene
Previous GeneCards Identifiers for SLC16A12 Gene
This gene encodes a transmembrane transporter that likely plays a role in monocarboxylic acid transport. A mutation in this gene has been associated with juvenile cataracts with microcornea and renal glucosuria. [provided by RefSeq, Mar 2010]
GeneCards Summary for SLC16A12 Gene
SLC16A12 (Solute Carrier Family 16, Member 12) is a Protein Coding gene. Diseases associated with SLC16A12 include juvenile cataract - microcornea - renal glucosuria and cataract, juvenile, with microcornea and glucosuria. GO annotations related to this gene include symporter activity and creatine transmembrane transporter activity. An important paralog of this gene is SLC16A11.
UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for SLC16A12 Gene
Proton-linked monocarboxylate transporter that mediates creatine transport across the plasma membrane.