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Aliases for SLC37A2 Gene

Aliases for SLC37A2 Gene

  • Solute Carrier Family 37 Member 2 2 3 4
  • Solute Carrier Family 37 (Glucose-6-Phosphate Transporter), Member 2 2 3 5
  • Solute Carrier Family 37 (Glycerol-3-Phosphate Transporter), Member 2 2 3
  • Pp11662 3
  • SPX2 4

External Ids for SLC37A2 Gene

Previous GeneCards Identifiers for SLC37A2 Gene

  • GC11P126446
  • GC11P124966
  • GC11P124470
  • GC11P124438
  • GC11P124933
  • GC11P120875

Summaries for SLC37A2 Gene

GeneCards Summary for SLC37A2 Gene

SLC37A2 (Solute Carrier Family 37 Member 2) is a Protein Coding gene. GO annotations related to this gene include transporter activity. An important paralog of this gene is SLC37A1.

No data available for Entrez Gene Summary , UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot , Tocris Summary , Gene Wiki entry , PharmGKB "VIP" Summary , fRNAdb sequence ontologies and piRNA Summary for SLC37A2 Gene

Genomics for SLC37A2 Gene

Regulatory Elements for SLC37A2 Gene

Enhancers for SLC37A2 Gene
GeneHancer Identifier Score Enhancer Sources TSS distance (kb) Number of Genes Away Size (kb) Transcription Factor Binding Sites within enhancer Other Gene Targets for Enhancer

Enhancers around SLC37A2 on UCSC Golden Path with GeneCards custom track

Promoters for SLC37A2 Gene
Ensembl Regulatory Elements (ENSRs) TSS Distance (bp) Size (bp) Binding Sites for Transcription Factors within promoters

ENSRs around SLC37A2 on UCSC Golden Path with GeneCards custom track

Genomic Location for SLC37A2 Gene

125,063,067 bp from pter
125,090,516 bp from pter
27,450 bases
Plus strand

Genomic View for SLC37A2 Gene

Genes around SLC37A2 on UCSC Golden Path with GeneCards custom track

Cytogenetic band:
SLC37A2 Gene in genomic location: bands according to Ensembl, locations according to GeneLoc (and/or Entrez Gene and/or Ensembl if different)
Genomic Location for SLC37A2 Gene
GeneLoc Logo Genomic Neighborhood Exon StructureGene Density

RefSeq DNA sequence for SLC37A2 Gene

Proteins for SLC37A2 Gene

  • Protein details for SLC37A2 Gene (UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot)

    Protein Symbol:
    Recommended name:
    Sugar phosphate exchanger 2
    Protein Accession:
    Secondary Accessions:
    • A8K2P9
    • Q6P599
    • Q7Z7P8
    • Q8TEM2

    Protein attributes for SLC37A2 Gene

    501 amino acids
    Molecular mass:
    54436 Da
    Quaternary structure:
    No Data Available
    • Sequence=BAB84926.1; Type=Erroneous initiation; Evidence={ECO:0000305};

    Alternative splice isoforms for SLC37A2 Gene


neXtProt entry for SLC37A2 Gene

Proteomics data for SLC37A2 Gene at MOPED

Post-translational modifications for SLC37A2 Gene

  • Glycosylation at Asn 53, Asn 62, and Asn 68
  • Modification sites at PhosphoSitePlus

Other Protein References for SLC37A2 Gene

No data available for DME Specific Peptides for SLC37A2 Gene

Domains & Families for SLC37A2 Gene

Gene Families for SLC37A2 Gene

Protein Domains for SLC37A2 Gene


Suggested Antigen Peptide Sequences for SLC37A2 Gene

GenScript: Design optimal peptide antigens:

Graphical View of Domain Structure for InterPro Entry



  • Belongs to the major facilitator superfamily. Organophosphate:Pi antiporter (OPA) (TC 2.A.1.4) family.
  • Belongs to the major facilitator superfamily. Organophosphate:Pi antiporter (OPA) (TC 2.A.1.4) family.
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Function for SLC37A2 Gene

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Animal Model Products

  • Taconic Biosciences Mouse Models for SLC37A2

CRISPR Products

No data available for Molecular function , Enzyme Numbers (IUBMB) , Gene Ontology (GO) - Molecular Function , Human Phenotype Ontology , Animal Models , Transcription Factor Targets and HOMER Transcription for SLC37A2 Gene

Localization for SLC37A2 Gene

Subcellular locations from UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for SLC37A2 Gene

Membrane; Multi-pass membrane protein.

Subcellular locations from

Jensen Localization Image for SLC37A2 Gene COMPARTMENTS Subcellular localization image for SLC37A2 gene
Compartment Confidence
extracellular 5
plasma membrane 3
endoplasmic reticulum 2

No data available for Gene Ontology (GO) - Cellular Components for SLC37A2 Gene

Pathways & Interactions for SLC37A2 Gene

SuperPathways for SLC37A2 Gene

No Data Available

Interacting Proteins for SLC37A2 Gene

STRING Interaction Network Preview (showing 3 interactants - click image to see details)
Selected Interacting proteins: ENSP00000311833 Q8TED4-SPX2_HUMAN for SLC37A2 Gene via STRING I2D

Gene Ontology (GO) - Biological Process for SLC37A2 Gene

GO ID Qualified GO term Evidence PubMed IDs
GO:0008643 carbohydrate transport IEA --
GO:0015760 glucose-6-phosphate transport IDA 21949678
GO:0055085 transmembrane transport IEA,IBA --
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No data available for Pathways by source and SIGNOR curated interactions for SLC37A2 Gene

Drugs & Compounds for SLC37A2 Gene

No Compound Related Data Available

Transcripts for SLC37A2 Gene

Unigene Clusters for SLC37A2 Gene

Solute carrier family 37 (glycerol-3-phosphate transporter), member 2:
Representative Sequences:

Alternative Splicing Database (ASD) splice patterns (SP) for SLC37A2 Gene

ExUns: 1a · 1b · 1c · 1d ^ 2 ^ 3 ^ 4 ^ 5 ^ 6 ^ 7a · 7b ^ 8 ^ 9 ^ 10 ^ 11 ^ 12 ^ 13 ^ 14 ^ 15 ^ 16 ^ 17 ^ 18 ^ 19 ^ 20a · 20b
SP1: -
SP2: - -
SP3: - -
SP4: -

Relevant External Links for SLC37A2 Gene

GeneLoc Exon Structure for
ECgene alternative splicing isoforms for

Expression for SLC37A2 Gene

mRNA expression in normal human tissues for SLC37A2 Gene

mRNA expression in embryonic tissues and stem cells from LifeMap Discovery

mRNA differential expression in normal tissues according to GTEx for SLC37A2 Gene

This gene is overexpressed in Adrenal Gland (x10.2), Skin - Sun Exposed (Lower leg) (x5.9), Minor Salivary Gland (x4.8), and Skin - Not Sun Exposed (Suprapubic) (x4.5).

Protein differential expression in normal tissues from HIPED for SLC37A2 Gene

This gene is overexpressed in Breast (25.0), Monocytes (19.1), Cervix (15.0), and Adrenal (9.2).

Integrated Proteomics: protein expression in normal tissues and cell lines from ProteomicsDB and MOPED for SLC37A2 Gene

SOURCE GeneReport for Unigene cluster for SLC37A2 Gene Hs.352661

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Primer Products

No data available for mRNA Expression by UniProt/SwissProt and Protein tissue co-expression partners for SLC37A2 Gene

Orthologs for SLC37A2 Gene

This gene was present in the common ancestor of eukaryotes.

Orthologs for SLC37A2 Gene

Organism Taxonomy Gene Similarity Type Details
(Bos Taurus)
Mammalia SLC37A2 35
  • 85.28 (n)
  • 84.39 (a)
SLC37A2 36
  • 84 (a)
(Canis familiaris)
Mammalia SLC37A2 35
  • 87.53 (n)
  • 86.49 (a)
SLC37A2 36
  • 84 (a)
(Mus musculus)
Mammalia Slc37a2 35
  • 84.59 (n)
  • 87.7 (a)
Slc37a2 16
Slc37a2 36
  • 86 (a)
(Pan troglodytes)
Mammalia SLC37A2 35
  • 99.6 (n)
  • 99.41 (a)
SLC37A2 36
  • 99 (a)
(Rattus norvegicus)
Mammalia Slc37a2 35
  • 85.25 (n)
  • 87.3 (a)
(Monodelphis domestica)
Mammalia -- 36
  • 79 (a)
-- 36
  • 72 (a)
(Ornithorhynchus anatinus)
Mammalia SLC37A2 36
  • 61 (a)
(Gallus gallus)
Aves SLC37A2 36
  • 74 (a)
(Anolis carolinensis)
Reptilia SLC37A2 36
  • 72 (a)
tropical clawed frog
(Silurana tropicalis)
Amphibia slc37a2 35
  • 66.32 (n)
  • 70.77 (a)
Str.7479 35
(Danio rerio)
Actinopterygii slc37a2 35
  • 68.85 (n)
  • 72.34 (a)
wufv35a12 35
slc37a2 36
  • 70 (a)
African malaria mosquito
(Anopheles gambiae)
Insecta AgaP_AGAP006413 35
  • 58.37 (n)
  • 54.51 (a)
fruit fly
(Drosophila melanogaster)
Insecta MFS16 35
  • 57.21 (n)
  • 55.44 (a)
MFS16 36
  • 45 (a)
thale cress
(Arabidopsis thaliana)
eudicotyledons PS3 35
  • 52.66 (n)
  • 50.86 (a)
(Glycine max)
eudicotyledons Gma.3539 35
Alicante grape
(Vitis vinifera)
eudicotyledons Vvi.9801 35
(Oryza sativa)
Liliopsida Os04g0555300 35
  • 55.8 (n)
  • 52.46 (a)
(Triticum aestivum)
Liliopsida Ta.11166 35
sea squirt
(Ciona intestinalis)
Ascidiacea Cin.3087 35
sea squirt
(Ciona savignyi)
Ascidiacea CSA.9170 36
  • 53 (a)
Species with no ortholog for SLC37A2:
  • A. gosspyii yeast (Ashbya gossypii)
  • Actinobacteria (Mycobacterium tuberculosis)
  • African clawed frog (Xenopus laevis)
  • alpha proteobacteria (Wolbachia pipientis)
  • amoeba (Dictyostelium discoideum)
  • Archea (Pyrococcus horikoshii)
  • baker's yeast (Saccharomyces cerevisiae)
  • barley (Hordeum vulgare)
  • beta proteobacteria (Neisseria meningitidis)
  • bread mold (Neurospora crassa)
  • Chromalveolata (Phytophthora infestans)
  • common water flea (Daphnia pulex)
  • corn (Zea mays)
  • E. coli (Escherichia coli)
  • filamentous fungi (Aspergillus nidulans)
  • Firmicute bacteria (Streptococcus pneumoniae)
  • fission yeast (Schizosaccharomyces pombe)
  • green algae (Chlamydomonas reinhardtii)
  • honey bee (Apis mellifera)
  • K. lactis yeast (Kluyveromyces lactis)
  • loblloly pine (Pinus taeda)
  • malaria parasite (Plasmodium falciparum)
  • medicago trunc (Medicago Truncatula)
  • moss (Physcomitrella patens)
  • orangutan (Pongo pygmaeus)
  • pig (Sus scrofa)
  • rainbow trout (Oncorhynchus mykiss)
  • rice blast fungus (Magnaporthe grisea)
  • schistosome parasite (Schistosoma mansoni)
  • sea anemone (Nematostella vectensis)
  • sea urchin (Strongylocentrotus purpuratus)
  • sorghum (Sorghum bicolor)
  • stem rust fungus (Puccinia graminis)
  • sugarcane (Saccharum officinarum)
  • tomato (Lycopersicon esculentum)
  • toxoplasmosis (Toxoplasma gondii)
  • Trichoplax (Trichoplax adhaerens)
  • worm (Caenorhabditis elegans)

Evolution for SLC37A2 Gene

Gene Tree for SLC37A2 (if available)
Gene Tree for SLC37A2 (if available)

Paralogs for SLC37A2 Gene

Paralogs for SLC37A2 Gene

(2) SIMAP similar genes for SLC37A2 Gene using alignment to 2 proteins:

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Variants for SLC37A2 Gene

Sequence variations from dbSNP and Humsavar for SLC37A2 Gene

SNP ID Clin Chr 11 pos Sequence Context AA Info Type
rs34485243 - 125,081,823(+) AGAGC(A/G)GCCTT reference, missense
rs55752830 - 125,077,500(+) TCCTC(A/G/T)TCGCC reference, missense
rs948268 -- 125,085,136(-) ACCAG(A/G)TCAGC reference, synonymous-codon, utr-variant-3-prime
rs948269 -- 125,084,473(-) TGACC(C/G/T)TCGCT intron-variant
rs948270 -- 125,084,386(-) GCACA(C/T)AGGCC intron-variant

Structural Variations from Database of Genomic Variants (DGV) for SLC37A2 Gene

Variant ID Type Subtype PubMed ID
nsv520010 CNV Loss 19592680
nsv525136 CNV Loss 19592680
nsv527157 CNV Loss 19592680

Variation tolerance for SLC37A2 Gene

Residual Variation Intolerance Score: 50.1% of all genes are more intolerant (likely to be disease-causing)
Gene Damage Index Score: 7.12; 80.61% of all genes are more intolerant (likely to be disease-causing)

No data available for Polymorphic Variants from UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot and Relevant External Links for SLC37A2 Gene

Disorders for SLC37A2 Gene

Relevant External Links for SLC37A2

Atlas of Genetics and Cytogenetics in Oncology and Haematology:

No disorders were found for SLC37A2 Gene.

No data available for MalaCards , UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot and Genatlas for SLC37A2 Gene

Publications for SLC37A2 Gene

  1. SLC37A1 and SLC37A2 are phosphate-linked, glucose-6-phosphate antiporters. (PMID: 21949678) Pan C.J. … Chou J.Y. (PLoS ONE 2011) 3 67
  2. Proteomic analysis of human parotid gland exosomes by multidimensional protein identification technology (MudPIT). (PMID: 19199708) Gonzalez-Begne M. … Yates J.R. (J. Proteome Res. 2009) 3
  3. The human sugar-phosphate/phosphate exchanger family SLC37. (PMID: 12811562) Bartoloni L. … Antonarakis S.E. (Pflugers Arch. 2004) 3
  4. Generation and initial analysis of more than 15,000 full-length human and mouse cDNA sequences. (PMID: 12477932) Strausberg R.L. … Marra M.A. (Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. U.S.A. 2002) 3

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