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 gitelman syndrome and psoriasis. GO annotations related to this gene include 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.