Aliases for CUTC Gene
External Ids for CUTC Gene
Previous GeneCards Identifiers for CUTC Gene
Members of the CUT family of copper transporters are associated with copper homeostasis and are involved in the uptake, storage, delivery, and efflux of copper (Gupta et al., 1995 [PubMed 7635807]; Li et al., 2005 [PubMed 16182249]).[supplied by OMIM, Mar 2008]
GeneCards Summary for CUTC Gene
CUTC (CutC Copper Transporter) is a Protein Coding gene. Diseases associated with CUTC include Trimethylaminuria and Cardiomyopathy, Familial Hypertrophic, 1. Among its related pathways are Transport of glucose and other sugars, bile salts and organic acids, metal ions and amine compounds and Ion channel transport. Gene Ontology (GO) annotations related to this gene include copper ion binding.
UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot Summary for CUTC Gene
May play a role in copper homeostasis. Can bind one Cu(1+) per subunit.