Aliases for SLC2A11 Gene
External Ids for SLC2A11 Gene
Previous GeneCards Identifiers for SLC2A11 Gene
This gene belongs to a family of proteins that mediate the transport of sugars across the cell membrane. The encoded protein transports glucose and fructose. Alternative splicing results in multiple transcript variants. [provided by RefSeq, Sep 2013]
GeneCards Summary for SLC2A11 Gene
SLC2A11 (Solute Carrier Family 2 Member 11) is a Protein Coding gene. Diseases associated with SLC2A11 include Arterial Tortuosity Syndrome and Fructosuria, Essential. Among its related pathways are HIF1Alpha Pathway and 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 transmembrane transporter activity and glucose transmembrane transporter activity. An important paralog of this gene is SLC2A5.
UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot Summary for SLC2A11 Gene
Facilitative glucose transporter.