Aliases for SLC16A6 Gene
External Ids for SLC16A6 Gene
Previous GeneCards Identifiers for SLC16A6 Gene
GeneCards Summary for SLC16A6 Gene
SLC16A6 (Solute Carrier Family 16, Member 6) is a Protein Coding gene. Diseases associated with SLC16A6 include breast cancer. GO annotations related to this gene include symporter activity and monocarboxylic acid transmembrane transporter activity. An important paralog of this gene is SLC16A11.
UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for SLC16A6 Gene
Proton-linked monocarboxylate transporter. Catalyzes the rapid transport across the plasma membrane of many monocarboxylates such as lactate, pyruvate, branched-chain oxo acids derived from leucine, valine and isoleucine, and the ketone bodies acetoacetate, beta-hydroxybutyrate and acetate (By similarity).