Aliases for SLC2A10 Gene
External Ids for SLC2A10 Gene
Previous GeneCards Identifiers for SLC2A10 Gene
This gene encodes a member of the class III facilitative glucose transporter family. The encoded protein plays a role in regulation of glucose homeostasis. Mutations in this gene have been associated with arterial tortuosity syndrome.[provided by RefSeq, Dec 2009]
GeneCards Summary for SLC2A10 Gene
SLC2A10 (Solute Carrier Family 2 Member 10) is a Protein Coding gene. Diseases associated with SLC2A10 include Arterial Tortuosity Syndrome and Familial Thoracic Aortic Aneurysm And Dissection. Among its related pathways are Transport of glucose and other sugars, bile salts and organic acids, metal ions and amine compounds and HIF1Alpha Pathway. Gene Ontology (GO) annotations related to this gene include transmembrane transporter activity and glucose transmembrane transporter activity. An important paralog of this gene is SLC2A12.
UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot Summary for SLC2A10 Gene
Facilitative glucose transporter required for the development of the cardiovascular system.