Aliases for SLC12A8 Gene
External Ids for SLC12A8 Gene
Previous GeneCards Identifiers for SLC12A8 Gene
This gene is thought to be a candidate for psoriasis susceptibility. Several alternatively spliced transcript variants of this gene have been described, but the full-length nature of some of these variants has not been determined. [provided by RefSeq, Sep 2010]
GeneCards Summary for SLC12A8 Gene
SLC12A8 (Solute Carrier Family 12 Member 8) is a Protein Coding gene. Diseases associated with SLC12A8 include psoriasis and bartter disease. GO annotations related to this gene include ATPase activity, coupled to transmembrane movement of substances and symporter activity. An important paralog of this gene is SLC12A2.
UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for SLC12A8 Gene
Cation/chloride cotransporter that may play a role in the control of keratinocyte proliferation.