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Aliases for SLC39A9 Gene

Aliases for SLC39A9 Gene

  • Solute Carrier Family 39, Member 9 2 3
  • Zrt- And Irt-Like Protein 9 3 4
  • ZIP-9 3 4
  • ZIP9 3 4
  • Solute Carrier Family 39 (Zinc Transporter), Member 9 3
  • Solute Carrier Family 39 Member 9 4
  • Zinc Transporter SLC39A9 3
  • Zinc Transporter ZIP9 3

External Ids for SLC39A9 Gene

Previous GeneCards Identifiers for SLC39A9 Gene

  • GC00U913003
  • GC14P067856
  • GC14P067857
  • GC14P068935
  • GC14P069865
  • GC14P050033

Summaries for SLC39A9 Gene

GeneCards Summary for SLC39A9 Gene

SLC39A9 (Solute Carrier Family 39, Member 9) is a Protein Coding gene. GO annotations related to this gene include metal ion transmembrane transporter activity.

UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for SLC39A9 Gene

  • May act as a zinc-influx transporter.

No data available for Entrez Gene Summary , Tocris Summary , Gene Wiki entry , PharmGKB "VIP" Summary , fRNAdb sequence ontologies and piRNA Summary for SLC39A9 Gene

Genomics for SLC39A9 Gene

Regulatory Elements for SLC39A9 Gene

Genomic Location for SLC39A9 Gene

69,398,015 bp from pter
69,462,390 bp from pter
64,376 bases
Plus strand

Genomic View for SLC39A9 Gene

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Cytogenetic band:
Genomic Location for SLC39A9 Gene
GeneLoc Logo Genomic Neighborhood Exon StructureGene Density

RefSeq DNA sequence for SLC39A9 Gene

Proteins for SLC39A9 Gene

  • Protein details for SLC39A9 Gene (UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot)

    Protein Symbol:
    Recommended name:
    Zinc transporter ZIP9
    Protein Accession:
    Secondary Accessions:
    • G3V5J8
    • Q53HN3
    • Q5MJQ0
    • Q6P2Q1
    • Q86WY2

    Protein attributes for SLC39A9 Gene

    307 amino acids
    Molecular mass:
    32251 Da
    Quaternary structure:
    No Data Available

    Alternative splice isoforms for SLC39A9 Gene


neXtProt entry for SLC39A9 Gene

Proteomics data for SLC39A9 Gene at MOPED

Post-translational modifications for SLC39A9 Gene

  • Glycosylation at Asn29 and Asn241
  • Modification sites at PhosphoSitePlus

Antibody Products

  • Santa Cruz Biotechnology (SCBT) Antibodies for SLC39A9

No data available for DME Specific Peptides for SLC39A9 Gene

Domains for SLC39A9 Gene

Gene Families for SLC39A9 Gene

Protein Domains for SLC39A9 Gene


Graphical View of Domain Structure for InterPro Entry



  • Q9NUM3
  • Belongs to the ZIP transporter (TC 2.A.5) family.
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Function for SLC39A9 Gene

Molecular function for SLC39A9 Gene

UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot Function:
May act as a zinc-influx transporter.

Gene Ontology (GO) - Molecular Function for SLC39A9 Gene

GO ID Qualified GO term Evidence PubMed IDs
GO:0046873 metal ion transmembrane transporter activity IEA --
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miRNA for SLC39A9 Gene

miRTarBase miRNAs that target SLC39A9

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  • Predesigned siRNA for gene silencing in human,mouse,rat for SLC39A9

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No data available for Enzyme Numbers (IUBMB) , Phenotypes , Animal Models , Transcription Factor Targeting and HOMER Transcription for SLC39A9 Gene

Localization for SLC39A9 Gene

Subcellular locations from UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for SLC39A9 Gene

Membrane; Multi-pass membrane protein.

Subcellular locations from

Jensen Localization Image for SLC39A9 Gene COMPARTMENTS Subcellular localization image for SLC39A9 gene
Compartment Confidence
plasma membrane 3
cytosol 1
nucleus 1

Gene Ontology (GO) - Cellular Components for SLC39A9 Gene

GO ID Qualified GO term Evidence PubMed IDs
GO:0016020 membrane --
GO:0016021 integral component of membrane IEA --
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Pathways for SLC39A9 Gene

SuperPathways for SLC39A9 Gene

No Data Available

Interacting Proteins for SLC39A9 Gene

Gene Ontology (GO) - Biological Process for SLC39A9 Gene

GO ID Qualified GO term Evidence PubMed IDs
GO:0006829 zinc II ion transport IEA --
GO:0030001 metal ion transport --
GO:0055085 transmembrane transport IEA --
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No data available for Pathways by source for SLC39A9 Gene

Transcripts for SLC39A9 Gene

Unigene Clusters for SLC39A9 Gene

Solute carrier family 39 (zinc transporter), member 9:
Representative Sequences:

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Alternative Splicing Database (ASD) splice patterns (SP) for SLC39A9 Gene

ExUns: 1a · 1b · 1c ^ 2 ^ 3 ^ 4 ^ 5 ^ 6 ^ 7 ^ 8a · 8b ^ 9a · 9b
SP1: - -
SP2: - - -
SP3: -

Relevant External Links for SLC39A9 Gene

GeneLoc Exon Structure for
ECgene alternative splicing isoforms for

Expression for SLC39A9 Gene

mRNA expression in normal human tissues for SLC39A9 Gene

Protein differential expression in normal tissues for SLC39A9 Gene

This gene is overexpressed in Lung (11.4), Frontal cortex (11.0), and Kidney (6.5).

Integrated Proteomics: protein expression from ProteomicsDB, MOPED, and MaxQB for SLC39A9 Gene

SOURCE GeneReport for Unigene cluster for SLC39A9 Gene Hs.432690

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No data available for mRNA expression in embryonic tissues and stem cells from LifeMap Discovery , mRNA differential expression in normal tissues , mRNA Expression by UniProt/SwissProt and Expression partners for SLC39A9 Gene

Orthologs for SLC39A9 Gene

This gene was present in the common ancestor of animals.

Orthologs for SLC39A9 Gene

Organism Taxonomy Gene Similarity Type Details
(Bos Taurus)
Mammalia SLC39A9 35
  • 91.42 (n)
  • 95.11 (a)
SLC39A9 36
  • 95 (a)
(Canis familiaris)
Mammalia SLC39A9 35
  • 93.16 (n)
  • 96.09 (a)
SLC39A9 36
  • 84 (a)
(Mus musculus)
Mammalia Slc39a9 35
  • 89.69 (n)
  • 93.49 (a)
Slc39a9 16
Slc39a9 36
  • 93 (a)
(Pan troglodytes)
Mammalia SLC39A9 35
  • 99.57 (n)
  • 100 (a)
SLC39A9 36
  • 100 (a)
(Rattus norvegicus)
Mammalia Slc39a9 35
  • 91.95 (n)
  • 95.47 (a)
(Monodelphis domestica)
Mammalia SLC39A9 36
  • 94 (a)
(Ornithorhynchus anatinus)
Mammalia SLC39A9 36
  • 71 (a)
(Gallus gallus)
Aves SLC39A9 35
  • 81.09 (n)
  • 90.82 (a)
SLC39A9 36
  • 85 (a)
(Anolis carolinensis)
Reptilia SLC39A9 36
  • 90 (a)
tropical clawed frog
(Silurana tropicalis)
Amphibia slc39a9 35
  • 74.04 (n)
  • 86.14 (a)
Str.2106 35
African clawed frog
(Xenopus laevis)
Amphibia Xl.16284 35
(Danio rerio)
Actinopterygii slc39a9 35
  • 72.75 (n)
  • 82.08 (a)
wufc56g12 35
slc39a9 36
  • 82 (a)
African malaria mosquito
(Anopheles gambiae)
Insecta AgaP_AGAP009188 35
  • 58.51 (n)
  • 60.34 (a)
fruit fly
(Drosophila melanogaster)
Insecta CG2177 35
  • 57.85 (n)
  • 56.88 (a)
CG2177 36
  • 48 (a)
(Caenorhabditis elegans)
Secernentea T01D3.5 35
  • 54.3 (n)
  • 52.92 (a)
T01D3.5 36
  • 39 (a)
sea squirt
(Ciona intestinalis)
Ascidiacea Cin.4940 35
sea squirt
(Ciona savignyi)
Ascidiacea -- 36
  • 49 (a)
Species with no ortholog for SLC39A9:
  • A. gosspyii yeast (Ashbya gossypii)
  • Actinobacteria (Mycobacterium tuberculosis)
  • 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)
  • 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 SLC39A9 Gene

Gene Tree for SLC39A9 (if available)
Gene Tree for SLC39A9 (if available)

Paralogs for SLC39A9 Gene

No data available for Paralogs for SLC39A9 Gene

Variants for SLC39A9 Gene

Sequence variations from dbSNP and Humsavar for SLC39A9 Gene

SNP ID Clin Chr 14 pos Sequence Context AA Info Type MAF
rs7276 -- 69,462,226(+) GTTCA(A/G)TAGCT utr-variant-3-prime
rs1045301 -- 69,461,590(-) ACAGC(A/C)ACTCC utr-variant-3-prime, intron-variant
rs1045534 -- 69,462,323(+) TTTCC(A/C)CTTTA utr-variant-3-prime
rs1055622 -- 69,459,744(+) TCTTT(C/T)CTTTG utr-variant-3-prime, intron-variant
rs1055623 -- 69,459,780(+) CCTCT(C/T)CTCGC utr-variant-3-prime, intron-variant

Structural Variations from Database of Genomic Variants (DGV) for SLC39A9 Gene

Variant ID Type Subtype PubMed ID
nsv526398 CNV Loss 19592680
nsv456335 CNV Gain 19166990

Relevant External Links for SLC39A9 Gene

HapMap Linkage Disequilibrium report

No data available for Polymorphic Variants from UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for SLC39A9 Gene

Disorders for SLC39A9 Gene

Relevant External Links for SLC39A9

Genetic Association Database (GAD)
Human Genome Epidemiology (HuGE) Navigator

No disorders were found for SLC39A9 Gene.

No data available for MalaCards , OMIM , UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot , University of Copenhagen DISEASES , Novoseek inferred disease relationships and Genatlas for SLC39A9 Gene

Publications for SLC39A9 Gene

  1. The secreted protein discovery initiative (SPDI), a large-scale effort to identify novel human secreted and transmembrane proteins: a bioinformatics assessment. (PMID: 12975309) Clark H.F. … Gray A.M. (Genome Res. 2003) 3 4
  2. Complete sequencing and characterization of 21,243 full-length human cDNAs. (PMID: 14702039) Ota T. … Sugano S. (Nat. Genet. 2004) 3 4
  3. Polymorphisms in mitochondrial genes and prostate cancer risk. (PMID: 19064571) Wang L. … Thibodeau S.N. (Cancer Epidemiol. Biomarkers Prev. 2008) 3 48
  4. SLC39A9 (ZIP9) regulates zinc homeostasis in the secretory pathway: characterization of the ZIP subfamily I protein in vertebrate cells. (PMID: 19420709) Matsuura W. … Kambe T. (Biosci. Biotechnol. Biochem. 2009) 3
  5. Stromal upregulation of lateral epithelial adhesions: gene expression analysis of signalling pathways in prostate epithelium. (PMID: 21696611) Chambers K.F. … Lang S.H. (J. Biomed. Sci. 2011) 3

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