Aliases for SLC13A2 Gene
External Ids for SLC13A2 Gene
Previous GeneCards Identifiers for SLC13A2 Gene
The protein encoded by this gene is a sodium-coupled citrate transporter that is regulated by the chaperone activity of cyclophilin b. The encoded protein may play a role in the formation of kidney stones. [provided by RefSeq, Oct 2016]
GeneCards Summary for SLC13A2 Gene
SLC13A2 (Solute Carrier Family 13 Member 2) is a Protein Coding gene. Diseases associated with SLC13A2 include Localized Osteosarcoma and Cavernous Sinus Thrombosis. Among its related pathways are Transport of glucose and other sugars, bile salts and organic acids, metal ions and amine compounds. GO annotations related to this gene include transporter activity and low-affinity sodium:dicarboxylate symporter activity. An important paralog of this gene is SLC13A5.
UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for SLC13A2 Gene
Cotransport of sodium ions and dicarboxylates such as succinate and citrate.