Aliases for STEAP1 Gene
External Ids for STEAP1 Gene
Previous Symbols for STEAP1 Gene
This gene is predominantly expressed in prostate tissue, and is found to be upregulated in multiple cancer cell lines. The gene product is predicted to be a six-transmembrane protein, and was shown to be a cell surface antigen significantly expressed at cell-cell junctions. [provided by RefSeq, Jul 2008]
GeneCards Summary for STEAP1 Gene
STEAP1 (Six Transmembrane Epithelial Antigen Of The Prostate 1) is a Protein Coding gene. Among its related pathways are Mineral absorption. GO annotations related to this gene include transporter activity and channel activity. An important paralog of this gene is STEAP4.
UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for STEAP1 Gene
Metalloreductase that has the ability to reduce both Fe(3+) to Fe(2+) and Cu(2+) to Cu(1+). Uses NAD(+) as acceptor (By similarity).