External Ids for AQP11 Gene
Previous GeneCards Identifiers for AQP11 Gene
GeneCards Summary for AQP11 Gene
AQP11 (Aquaporin 11) 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 Aquaporin-mediated transport. Gene Ontology (GO) annotations related to this gene include transporter activity and water channel activity. An important paralog of this gene is AQP12B.
UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for AQP11 Gene
Aquaporins facilitate the transport of water and small neutral solutes across cell membranes.
Aquaporins (AQPs) are integral membrane proteins that facilitate the transport of water across biological membranes along an osmotic gradient. There have been 13 AQP isoforms (AQP0-AQP12) identified in humans and rodents to date.