Aliases for SLC6A16 Gene
External Ids for SLC6A16 Gene
Previous GeneCards Identifiers for SLC6A16 Gene
SLC6A16 shows structural characteristics of an Na(+)- and Cl(-)-dependent neurotransmitter transporter, including 12 transmembrane (TM) domains, intracellular N and C termini, and large extracellular loops containing multiple N-glycosylation sites.[supplied by OMIM, Mar 2008]
GeneCards Summary for SLC6A16 Gene
SLC6A16 (Solute Carrier Family 6 Member 16) is a Protein Coding gene. Diseases associated with SLC6A16 include Retinitis Pigmentosa 11. Among its related pathways are NRF2 pathway. GO annotations related to this gene include neurotransmitter:sodium symporter activity and neurotransmitter transporter activity. An important paralog of this gene is SLC6A17.