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Aliases for SLC30A3 Gene

Aliases for SLC30A3 Gene

  • Solute Carrier Family 30 (Zinc Transporter), Member 3 2 3
  • ZNT3 3 4 6
  • Solute Carrier Family 30 Member 3 3 4
  • ZnT-3 3 4
  • Zinc Transporter ZnT-3 3
  • Zinc Transporter 3 3

External Ids for SLC30A3 Gene

Previous Symbols for SLC30A3 Gene

  • ZNT3

Summaries for SLC30A3 Gene

GeneCards Summary for SLC30A3 Gene

SLC30A3 (Solute Carrier Family 30 (Zinc Transporter), Member 3) is a Protein Coding gene. Among its related pathways are Transport of glucose and other sugars, bile salts and organic acids, metal ions and amine compounds and Transport of glucose and other sugars, bile salts and organic acids, metal ions and amine compounds. GO annotations related to this gene include zinc transporting ATPase activity. An important paralog of this gene is SLC30A4.

UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for SLC30A3 Gene

  • Involved in accumulation of zinc in synaptic vesicles.

No data available for Entrez Gene Summary , Tocris Summary , Gene Wiki entry , PharmGKB "VIP" Summary , fRNAdb sequence ontologies and piRNA Summary for SLC30A3 Gene

Genomics for SLC30A3 Gene

Genomic Location for SLC30A3 Gene

27,253,684 bp from pter
27,276,146 bp from pter
22,463 bases
Minus strand

Genomic View for SLC30A3 Gene

UCSC Golden Path with GeneCards custom track
Cytogenetic band:
Genomic Location for SLC30A3 Gene
GeneLoc Logo Genomic Neighborhood Exon StructureGene Density

RefSeq DNA sequence for SLC30A3 Gene

Regulatory Elements for SLC30A3 Gene

Proteins for SLC30A3 Gene

  • Protein details for SLC30A3 Gene (UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot)

    Protein Symbol:
    Recommended name:
    Zinc transporter 3
    Protein Accession:
    Secondary Accessions:
    • Q8TC03

    Protein attributes for SLC30A3 Gene

    388 amino acids
    Molecular mass:
    41945 Da
    Quaternary structure:
    No Data Available

neXtProt entry for SLC30A3 Gene

Proteomics data for SLC30A3 Gene at MOPED

Post-translational modifications for SLC30A3 Gene

  • Modification sites at PhosphoSitePlus
  • Modification sites at neXtProt

Other Protein References for SLC30A3 Gene

No data available for DME Specific Peptides for SLC30A3 Gene

Domains for SLC30A3 Gene

Gene Families for SLC30A3 Gene

  • SLC :Solute carriers

Protein Domains for SLC30A3 Gene

Suggested Antigen Peptide Sequences for SLC30A3 Gene

GenScript: Design optimal peptide antigens:

Graphical View of Domain Structure for InterPro Entry



  • Belongs to the cation diffusion facilitator (CDF) transporter (TC 2.A.4) family. SLC30A subfamily.:
    • Q99726
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Function for SLC30A3 Gene

Molecular function for SLC30A3 Gene

UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot Function: Involved in accumulation of zinc in synaptic vesicles.

Gene Ontology (GO) - Molecular Function for SLC30A3 Gene

GO ID Qualified GO term Evidence PubMed IDs
GO:0005515 protein binding IPI 25416956
GO:0008324 cation transmembrane transporter activity --
GO:0015633 zinc transporting ATPase activity TAS 8962159
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Phenotypes for SLC30A3 Gene

MGI mutant phenotypes for SLC30A3:
inferred from 1 alleles
GenomeRNAi human phenotypes for SLC30A3:
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No data available for Enzyme Numbers (IUBMB) , Animal Models , miRNA , Transcription Factor Targeting and HOMER Transcription for SLC30A3 Gene

Localization for SLC30A3 Gene

Subcellular locations from UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for SLC30A3 Gene

Cytoplasmic vesicle, secretory vesicle, synaptic vesicle membrane; Multi-pass membrane protein. Cell junction, synapse, synaptosome.

Subcellular locations from

Jensen Localization Image for SLC30A3 Gene COMPARTMENTS Subcellular localization image for SLC30A3 gene
Compartment Confidence
endosome 4
plasma membrane 4
peroxisome 1

Gene Ontology (GO) - Cellular Components for SLC30A3 Gene

GO ID Qualified GO term Evidence PubMed IDs
GO:0005737 cytoplasm IDA 17349999
GO:0005768 endosome TAS 8962159
GO:0005770 late endosome IDA 17349999
GO:0005887 integral component of plasma membrane TAS 8962159
GO:0008021 synaptic vesicle TAS 8962159
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Pathways for SLC30A3 Gene

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Gene Ontology (GO) - Biological Process for SLC30A3 Gene

GO ID Qualified GO term Evidence PubMed IDs
GO:0006810 transport TAS 8962159
GO:0006812 cation transport --
GO:0051050 positive regulation of transport IEA --
GO:0055085 transmembrane transport TAS --
GO:0061088 regulation of sequestering of zinc ion IDA 17349999
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Compounds for SLC30A3 Gene

(1) Novoseek inferred chemical compound relationships for SLC30A3 Gene

Compound -log(P) Hits PubMed IDs
zinc 67.5 25
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Transcripts for SLC30A3 Gene

Unigene Clusters for SLC30A3 Gene

Solute carrier family 30 (zinc transporter), member 3:
Representative Sequences:

Alternative Splicing Database (ASD) splice patterns (SP) for SLC30A3 Gene

ExUns: 1 ^ 2a · 2b ^ 3 ^ 4a · 4b · 4c ^ 5a · 5b ^ 6a · 6b · 6c ^ 7a · 7b ^ 8 ^ 9a · 9b ^ 10
SP1: - - - - -
SP2: - - - - -
SP3: - - - - - - -
SP4: - - -
SP5: -
SP6: -

Relevant External Links for SLC30A3 Gene

GeneLoc Exon Structure for
ECgene alternative splicing isoforms for

Expression for SLC30A3 Gene

mRNA expression in normal human tissues for SLC30A3 Gene

mRNA expression in embryonic tissues and stem cells from LifeMap Discovery

mRNA differential expression in normal tissues according to GTEx for SLC30A3 Gene

This gene is overexpressed in Brain - Frontal Cortex (BA9) (9.4), Brain - Cortex (9.1), Testis (8.1), Brain - Anterior cingulate cortex (BA24) (6.8), and Brain - Amygdala (6.6).

Integrated Proteomics: protein expression from ProteomicsDB, PaxDb, MOPED, and MaxQB for SLC30A3 Gene

SOURCE GeneReport for Unigene cluster for SLC30A3 Gene Hs.467981

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No data available for mRNA Expression by UniProt/SwissProt for SLC30A3 Gene

Orthologs for SLC30A3 Gene

This gene was present in the common ancestor of eukaryotes.

Orthologs for SLC30A3 Gene

Organism Taxonomy Gene Similarity Type Details
(Pan troglodytes)
Mammalia SLC30A3 35
  • 99.4 (n)
  • 100 (a)
SLC30A3 36
  • 100 (a)
(Bos Taurus)
Mammalia SLC30A3 35
  • 89.43 (n)
  • 92.01 (a)
SLC30A3 36
  • 92 (a)
(Canis familiaris)
Mammalia SLC30A3 35
  • 92.01 (n)
  • 93.04 (a)
SLC30A3 36
  • 93 (a)
(Mus musculus)
Mammalia Slc30a3 35
  • 86.43 (n)
  • 89.18 (a)
Slc30a3 16
Slc30a3 36
  • 89 (a)
(Ornithorhynchus anatinus)
Mammalia SLC30A3 36
  • 82 (a)
(Rattus norvegicus)
Mammalia Slc30a3 35
  • 85.14 (n)
  • 86.6 (a)
(Anolis carolinensis)
Reptilia SLC30A3 36
  • 59 (a)
tropical clawed frog
(Silurana tropicalis)
Amphibia LOC100497671 35
  • 66.31 (n)
  • 56.49 (a)
(Danio rerio)
Actinopterygii slc30a2 36
  • 50 (a)
fruit fly
(Drosophila melanogaster)
Insecta CG31860 35
  • 51.02 (n)
  • 43.73 (a)
CG31860 36
  • 22 (a)
ZnT35C 36
  • 31 (a)
BG:DS07295.1 37
  • 33 (a)
(Caenorhabditis elegans)
Secernentea cdf-2 36
  • 39 (a)
T18D3.3 37
  • 41 (a)
Y39E4A.2b 37
  • 38 (a)
Y39E4A.2a 37
  • 38 (a)
baker's yeast
(Saccharomyces cerevisiae)
Saccharomycetes COT1 36
  • 20 (a)
ZRC1 36
  • 20 (a)
thale cress
(Arabidopsis thaliana)
eudicotyledons MTPA1 35
  • 47.63 (n)
  • 37.95 (a)
sea squirt
(Ciona savignyi)
Ascidiacea -- 36
  • 25 (a)
Species with no ortholog for SLC30A3:
  • 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)
  • barley (Hordeum vulgare)
  • beta proteobacteria (Neisseria meningitidis)
  • bread mold (Neurospora crassa)
  • chicken (Gallus gallus)
  • 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)
  • oppossum (Monodelphis domestica)
  • 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)
  • tomato (Lycopersicon esculentum)
  • toxoplasmosis (Toxoplasma gondii)
  • Trichoplax (Trichoplax adhaerens)
  • wheat (Triticum aestivum)

Evolution for SLC30A3 Gene

Gene Tree for SLC30A3 (if available)
Gene Tree for SLC30A3 (if available)

Paralogs for SLC30A3 Gene

Paralogs for SLC30A3 Gene

Selected SIMAP similar genes for SLC30A3 Gene using alignment to 8 proteins:

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Variants for SLC30A3 Gene

Sequence variations from dbSNP and Humsavar for SLC30A3 Gene

SNP ID Clin Chr 02 pos Sequence Context AA Info Type MAF
rs1132986 -- 27,254,587(-) ATAAA(C/G)TTGTG utr-variant-3-prime
rs1975383 -- 27,254,124(+) GGCTG(C/G)TATCA downstream-variant-500B
rs1992290 -- 27,258,784(+) AAGCA(A/C)ACGGC synonymous-codon, reference
rs3820830 -- 27,254,608(+) GCAGC(A/G)GAGTC utr-variant-3-prime
rs6547521 -- 27,265,564(+) CAAGT(C/G)CAAGC intron-variant

Structural Variations from Database of Genomic Variants (DGV) for SLC30A3 Gene

Variant ID Type Subtype PubMed ID
nsv833603 CNV Loss 17160897
nsv873754 CNV Loss 21882294

Relevant External Links for SLC30A3 Gene

HapMap Linkage Disequilibrium report
Human Gene Mutation Database (HGMD)

No data available for Polymorphic Variants from UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for SLC30A3 Gene

Disorders for SLC30A3 Gene

No disorders were found for SLC30A3 Gene.

No data available for UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for SLC30A3 Gene

Publications for SLC30A3 Gene

  1. ZnT-3, a putative transporter of zinc into synaptic vesicles. (PMID: 8962159) Palmiter R.D. … Findley S.D. (Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. U.S.A. 1996) 2 3 4 23
  2. The zinc transporter ZnT3 interacts with AP-3 and it is preferentially targeted to a distinct synaptic vesicle subpopulation. (PMID: 14657250) Salazar G. … Faundez V. (Mol. Biol. Cell 2004) 3 23
  3. Zinc and metallothionein levels and expression of zinc transporters in androgen-independent subline of LNCaP cells. (PMID: 14662799) Iguchi K. … Hirano K. (J. Androl. 2004) 3 23
  4. Zinc transporter 2 (SLC30A2) can suppress the vesicular zinc defect of adaptor protein 3-depleted fibroblasts by promoting zinc accumulation in lysosomes. (PMID: 17349999) FalcA^n-PAcrez J.M. … Dell'Angelica E.C. (Exp. Cell Res. 2007) 3 23
  5. SLC30A3 (ZnT3) oligomerization by dityrosine bonds regulates its subcellular localization and metal transport capacity. (PMID: 19521526) Salazar G. … Faundez V. (PLoS ONE 2009) 3 23

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Sources for SLC30A3 Gene

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