Aliases for SLC16A12 Gene
External Ids 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 cataract, juvenile, with microcornea and glucosuria and juvenile cataract - microcornea - renal glucosuria. GO annotations related to this gene include symporter 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.