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Aliases for SLC37A3 Gene

Aliases for SLC37A3 Gene

  • Solute Carrier Family 37 Member 3 2 3 4 5
  • Solute Carrier Family 37, Member 3 2
  • SPX3 4

External Ids for SLC37A3 Gene

Previous GeneCards Identifiers for SLC37A3 Gene

  • GC07M138305
  • GC07M139363
  • GC07M139440
  • GC07M139486
  • GC07M139680
  • GC07M139993
  • GC07M134326

Summaries for SLC37A3 Gene

GeneCards Summary for SLC37A3 Gene

SLC37A3 (Solute Carrier Family 37 Member 3) is a Protein Coding gene. GO annotations related to this gene include transporter activity and transmembrane transporter activity. An important paralog of this gene is SLC37A2.

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 SLC37A3 Gene

Genomics for SLC37A3 Gene

Regulatory Elements for SLC37A3 Gene

Enhancers for SLC37A3 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 SLC37A3 on UCSC Golden Path with GeneCards custom track

Promoters for SLC37A3 Gene
Ensembl Regulatory Elements (ENSRs) TSS Distance (bp) Size (bp) Binding Sites for Transcription Factors within promoters

ENSRs around SLC37A3 on UCSC Golden Path with GeneCards custom track

Genomic Location for SLC37A3 Gene

140,293,693 bp from pter
140,404,433 bp from pter
110,741 bases
Minus strand

Genomic View for SLC37A3 Gene

Genes around SLC37A3 on UCSC Golden Path with GeneCards custom track

Cytogenetic band:
SLC37A3 Gene in genomic location: bands according to Ensembl, locations according to GeneLoc (and/or Entrez Gene and/or Ensembl if different)
Genomic Location for SLC37A3 Gene
GeneLoc Logo Genomic Neighborhood Exon StructureGene Density

RefSeq DNA sequence for SLC37A3 Gene

Proteins for SLC37A3 Gene

  • Protein details for SLC37A3 Gene (UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot)

    Protein Symbol:
    Recommended name:
    Sugar phosphate exchanger 3
    Protein Accession:
    Secondary Accessions:
    • Q6PIU7
    • Q86SS4
    • Q9BQG7

    Protein attributes for SLC37A3 Gene

    494 amino acids
    Molecular mass:
    54486 Da
    Quaternary structure:
    No Data Available

    Alternative splice isoforms for SLC37A3 Gene


neXtProt entry for SLC37A3 Gene

Proteomics data for SLC37A3 Gene at MOPED

Post-translational modifications for SLC37A3 Gene

  • Glycosylation at Asn 58 and Asn 266

No data available for DME Specific Peptides for SLC37A3 Gene

Domains & Families for SLC37A3 Gene

Gene Families for SLC37A3 Gene

Protein Domains for SLC37A3 Gene


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 SLC37A3 Gene

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Animal Model Products

  • Taconic Biosciences Mouse Models for SLC37A3

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 SLC37A3 Gene

Localization for SLC37A3 Gene

Subcellular locations from UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for SLC37A3 Gene

Membrane; Multi-pass membrane protein.

Subcellular locations from

Jensen Localization Image for SLC37A3 Gene COMPARTMENTS Subcellular localization image for SLC37A3 gene
Compartment Confidence
plasma membrane 3
cytosol 2
endoplasmic reticulum 1
golgi apparatus 1

No data available for Gene Ontology (GO) - Cellular Components for SLC37A3 Gene

Pathways & Interactions for SLC37A3 Gene

SuperPathways for SLC37A3 Gene

No Data Available

Interacting Proteins for SLC37A3 Gene

Gene Ontology (GO) - Biological Process for SLC37A3 Gene

GO ID Qualified GO term Evidence PubMed IDs
GO:0008643 carbohydrate transport IEA --
GO:0015760 NOT 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 SLC37A3 Gene

Drugs & Compounds for SLC37A3 Gene

No Compound Related Data Available

Transcripts for SLC37A3 Gene

Unigene Clusters for SLC37A3 Gene

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

Alternative Splicing Database (ASD) splice patterns (SP) for SLC37A3 Gene

ExUns: 1a · 1b ^ 2 ^ 3 ^ 4 ^ 5 ^ 6 ^ 7 ^ 8a · 8b ^ 9a · 9b · 9c · 9d ^ 10 ^ 11a · 11b ^ 12 ^ 13a · 13b · 13c ^ 14 ^ 15 ^ 16a · 16b · 16c ·
SP1: - -
SP2: - - -
SP3: - - - - -
SP4: - - - - - -
SP5: - -
SP7: - - - - - - -
SP9: - -

ExUns: 16d

Relevant External Links for SLC37A3 Gene

GeneLoc Exon Structure for
ECgene alternative splicing isoforms for

Expression for SLC37A3 Gene

mRNA expression in normal human tissues for SLC37A3 Gene

Integrated Proteomics: protein expression in normal tissues and cell lines from ProteomicsDB, PaxDb, and MOPED for SLC37A3 Gene

SOURCE GeneReport for Unigene cluster for SLC37A3 Gene Hs.446021

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Primer Products

No data available for mRNA expression in embryonic tissues and stem cells from LifeMap Discovery , mRNA differential expression in normal tissues , Protein differential expression in normal tissues , mRNA Expression by UniProt/SwissProt and Protein tissue co-expression partners for SLC37A3 Gene

Orthologs for SLC37A3 Gene

This gene was present in the common ancestor of animals.

Orthologs for SLC37A3 Gene

Organism Taxonomy Gene Similarity Type Details
(Bos Taurus)
Mammalia SLC37A3 35
  • 88.19 (n)
  • 90.49 (a)
SLC37A3 36
  • 90 (a)
(Canis familiaris)
Mammalia SLC37A3 35
  • 89.41 (n)
  • 92.11 (a)
SLC37A3 36
  • 92 (a)
(Mus musculus)
Mammalia Slc37a3 35
  • 86.17 (n)
  • 88.87 (a)
Slc37a3 16
Slc37a3 36
  • 89 (a)
(Pan troglodytes)
Mammalia SLC37A3 35
  • 99.66 (n)
  • 100 (a)
SLC37A3 36
  • 100 (a)
(Rattus norvegicus)
Mammalia Slc37a3 35
  • 85.43 (n)
  • 90.08 (a)
(Monodelphis domestica)
Mammalia SLC37A3 36
  • 82 (a)
(Ornithorhynchus anatinus)
Mammalia SLC37A3 36
  • 82 (a)
(Gallus gallus)
Aves SLC37A3 35
  • 75.26 (n)
  • 80.62 (a)
SLC37A3 36
  • 75 (a)
(Anolis carolinensis)
Reptilia SLC37A3 36
  • 71 (a)
tropical clawed frog
(Silurana tropicalis)
Amphibia slc37a3 35
  • 67.84 (n)
  • 74.12 (a)
(Danio rerio)
Actinopterygii LOC100331554 35
  • 66.67 (n)
  • 71.28 (a)
SLC37A3 36
  • 67 (a)
(Caenorhabditis elegans)
Secernentea T11G6.2 35
  • 53.18 (n)
  • 49.89 (a)
T10C6.6 36
  • 41 (a)
T11G6.2 36
  • 43 (a)
T11G6.3 36
  • 42 (a)
T11G6.4 36
  • 41 (a)
sea squirt
(Ciona savignyi)
Ascidiacea -- 36
  • 43 (a)
Species with no ortholog for SLC37A3:
  • A. gosspyii yeast (Ashbya gossypii)
  • Actinobacteria (Mycobacterium tuberculosis)
  • African clawed frog (Xenopus laevis)
  • African malaria mosquito (Anopheles gambiae)
  • Alicante grape (Vitis vinifera)
  • 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)
  • fruit fly (Drosophila melanogaster)
  • 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 (Oryza sativa)
  • rice blast fungus (Magnaporthe grisea)
  • schistosome parasite (Schistosoma mansoni)
  • sea anemone (Nematostella vectensis)
  • sea urchin (Strongylocentrotus purpuratus)
  • sorghum (Sorghum bicolor)
  • soybean (Glycine max)
  • stem rust fungus (Puccinia graminis)
  • sugarcane (Saccharum officinarum)
  • thale cress (Arabidopsis thaliana)
  • tomato (Lycopersicon esculentum)
  • toxoplasmosis (Toxoplasma gondii)
  • Trichoplax (Trichoplax adhaerens)
  • wheat (Triticum aestivum)

Evolution for SLC37A3 Gene

Gene Tree for SLC37A3 (if available)
Gene Tree for SLC37A3 (if available)

Paralogs for SLC37A3 Gene

Paralogs for SLC37A3 Gene

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Variants for SLC37A3 Gene

Sequence variations from dbSNP and Humsavar for SLC37A3 Gene

SNP ID Clin Chr 07 pos Sequence Context AA Info Type
rs6947516 -- 140,380,048(+) AAACA(A/G)CCTTG intron-variant
rs6948018 -- 140,343,008(+) CAGTA(A/G)AGTGT intron-variant
rs6948019 -- 140,343,010(+) GTAGA(A/G)TGTCT intron-variant
rs6950368 -- 140,333,649(+) TCAGC(A/G)TGGGC downstream-variant-500B
rs6950516 -- 140,390,417(+) TAAGG(A/C)CTTTC intron-variant

Structural Variations from Database of Genomic Variants (DGV) for SLC37A3 Gene

Variant ID Type Subtype PubMed ID
esv2735212 CNV Deletion 23290073
nsv889247 CNV Gain 21882294
nsv522190 CNV Gain 19592680
esv1579138 CNV Insertion 17803354
esv1228695 CNV Insertion 17803354

Variation tolerance for SLC37A3 Gene

Residual Variation Intolerance Score: 52.5% of all genes are more intolerant (likely to be disease-causing)
Gene Damage Index Score: 10.29; 90.65% of all genes are more intolerant (likely to be disease-causing)

Relevant External Links for SLC37A3 Gene

Human Gene Mutation Database (HGMD)

No data available for Polymorphic Variants from UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for SLC37A3 Gene

Disorders for SLC37A3 Gene

Relevant External Links for SLC37A3

Genetic Association Database (GAD)
Atlas of Genetics and Cytogenetics in Oncology and Haematology:

No disorders were found for SLC37A3 Gene.

No data available for MalaCards , UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot and Genatlas for SLC37A3 Gene

Publications for SLC37A3 Gene

  1. Human chromosome 7: DNA sequence and biology. (PMID: 12690205) Scherer S.W. … Tsui L.-C. (Science 2003) 3 4 67
  2. Characterization of the CLEAR network reveals an integrated control of cellular clearance pathways. (PMID: 21752829) Palmieri M. … Ballabio A. (Hum. Mol. Genet. 2011) 3
  3. SLC37A1 and SLC37A2 are phosphate-linked, glucose-6-phosphate antiporters. (PMID: 21949678) Pan C.J. … Chou J.Y. (PLoS ONE 2011) 3
  4. Toward an understanding of the protein interaction network of the human liver. (PMID: 21988832) Wang J. … Yang X. (Mol. Syst. Biol. 2011) 3
  5. The human sugar-phosphate/phosphate exchanger family SLC37. (PMID: 12811562) Bartoloni L. … Antonarakis S.E. (Pflugers Arch. 2004) 3

Products for SLC37A3 Gene

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