Aliases for SLC13A1 Gene
External Ids for SLC13A1 Gene
Previous GeneCards Identifiers for SLC13A1 Gene
The protein encoded by this gene is an apical membrane Na(+)-sulfate cotransporter involved in sulfate homeostasis in the kidney. Defects in this gene lead to many pathophysiologic problems. [provided by RefSeq, May 2016]
GeneCards Summary for SLC13A1 Gene
SLC13A1 (Solute Carrier Family 13 Member 1) 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. Gene Ontology (GO) annotations related to this gene include transporter activity and sodium:sulfate symporter activity. An important paralog of this gene is SLC13A4.
UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for SLC13A1 Gene
Sodium/sulfate cotransporter that mediates sulfate reabsorption in the kidney.