Aliases for SLC16A6 Gene
External Ids for SLC16A6 Gene
Previous GeneCards Identifiers for SLC16A6 Gene
GeneCards Summary for SLC16A6 Gene
SLC16A6 (Solute Carrier Family 16 Member 6) is a Protein Coding gene. Gene Ontology (GO) annotations related to this gene include symporter activity and monocarboxylic acid transmembrane transporter activity. An important paralog of this gene is SLC16A7.
UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for SLC16A6 Gene
Proton-linked monocarboxylate transporter. Catalyzes the rapid transport across the plasma membrane of many monocarboxylates such as lactate, pyruvate, branched-chain oxo acids derived from leucine, valine and isoleucine, and the ketone bodies acetoacetate, beta-hydroxybutyrate and acetate (By similarity).