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Aliases for SLC49A3 Gene

Aliases for SLC49A3 Gene

  • Solute Carrier Family 49 Member 3 2 3 5
  • Major Facilitator Superfamily Domain-Containing Protein 7 3 4
  • Major Facilitator Superfamily Domain Containing 7 2 3
  • Myosin Light Polypeptide 5 Regulatory Protein 3 4
  • Solute Carrier Family 49 Member A3 3 4
  • MFSD7 3 4
  • MYL5 3 4
  • LP2561 3

External Ids for SLC49A3 Gene

Previous HGNC Symbols for SLC49A3 Gene

  • MFSD7

Summaries for SLC49A3 Gene

GeneCards Summary for SLC49A3 Gene

SLC49A3 (Solute Carrier Family 49 Member 3) is a Protein Coding gene. An important paralog of this gene is FLVCR1.

Additional gene information for SLC49A3 Gene

No data available for Entrez Gene Summary , CIViC summary , UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot , Tocris Summary , Gene Wiki entry , PharmGKB "VIP" Summary , fRNAdb sequence ontologies and piRNA Summary for SLC49A3 Gene

Genomics for SLC49A3 Gene

GeneHancer (GH) Regulatory Elements for SLC49A3 Gene

Promoters and enhancers for SLC49A3 Gene
GeneHancer (GH) Identifier GH Type GH
GH Sources Gene Association Score Total Score TSS distance (kb) Number of Genes Away Size (kb) Transcription Factor
Binding Sites
Gene Targets
GH04J000686 Promoter/Enhancer 2.4 EPDnew FANTOM5 Ensembl ENCODE dbSUPER 621 +0.8 792 3.9 ZFX ELF3 CEBPG GTF2F1 SP1 PPARG ZNF639 EGR1 SMARCA4 FOSL2 SLC49A3 ATP5ME ENSG00000242686 PCGF3 GAK MYL5 GC04M000683 GC04M000682 GC04P000669
GH04J000780 Promoter/Enhancer 2.2 EPDnew Ensembl ENCODE dbSUPER 600.2 -92.7 -92666 3.6 MTA3 ZFX SP1 CBFA2T2 NKRF POLR2A MLLT1 GTF2F1 ZNF687 FOS LOC100129917 ENSG00000249592 SLC49A3 PCGF3 CRIPAK CPLX1 LOC105374339
GH04J000673 Promoter/Enhancer 2.3 EPDnew Ensembl ENCODE dbSUPER 20.9 +11.9 11867 9.2 HDGF SP1 ZFX CTCF ELF3 MNT CBFA2T2 ZNF148 NKRF POLR2A MYL5 ATP5ME SLC49A3 ENSG00000242686 ENSG00000251188 GC04M000682 GC04M000683 GC04P000674 GC04P000669
GH04J000683 Enhancer 1.1 ENCODE dbSUPER 22.7 +5.2 5158 0.8 SP1 ELF3 CTCF SP7 KLF14 SP5 SMARCA4 KAT8 GLIS2 ARID2 GC04M000682 GC04M000683 SLC49A3 ENSG00000242686 GC04P000669
GH04J000652 Promoter/Enhancer 1.1 EPDnew Ensembl dbSUPER 20.2 +38.5 38538 3.1 ZNF10 KLF17 PDE6B SLC49A3 ENSG00000242686 LOC101928521 GC04M000604
- Elite GeneHancer and/or Elite GeneHancer-gene association Download GeneHancer data from 2017 publication | Request up-to-date GeneHancer data (full dataset)

GeneHancers around SLC49A3 on UCSC Golden Path with GeneCards custom track

Genomic Locations for SLC49A3 Gene

Genomic Locations for SLC49A3 Gene
14,779 bases
Minus strand
7,613 bases
Minus strand

Genomic View for SLC49A3 Gene

Genes around SLC49A3 on UCSC Golden Path with GeneCards custom track

Cytogenetic band:
SLC49A3 Gene in genomic location: bands according to Ensembl, locations according to GeneLoc (and/or Entrez Gene and/or Ensembl if different)
Genomic Location for SLC49A3 Gene
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RefSeq DNA sequence for SLC49A3 Gene

Proteins for SLC49A3 Gene

  • Protein details for SLC49A3 Gene (UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot)

    Protein Symbol:
    Recommended name:
    Solute carrier family 49 member A3
    Protein Accession:
    Secondary Accessions:
    • A8K7J5
    • Q6XYD4
    • Q8N6H1
    • Q9H6H6

    Protein attributes for SLC49A3 Gene

    560 amino acids
    Molecular mass:
    58427 Da
    Quaternary structure:
    No Data Available
    • Sequence=AAP34459.1; Type=Miscellaneous discrepancy; Note=Intron retention.; Evidence={ECO:0000305};

    Alternative splice isoforms for SLC49A3 Gene


neXtProt entry for SLC49A3 Gene

Post-translational modifications for SLC49A3 Gene

  • Modification sites at PhosphoSitePlus
  • Modification sites at neXtProt

No data available for DME Specific Peptides for SLC49A3 Gene

Domains & Families for SLC49A3 Gene

Gene Families for SLC49A3 Gene

Human Protein Atlas (HPA):
  • Predicted membrane proteins

Protein Domains for SLC49A3 Gene


Suggested Antigen Peptide Sequences for SLC49A3 Gene

GenScript: Design optimal peptide antigens:
  • Major facilitator superfamily domain containing 7, isoform CRA_a (D3DVN0_HUMAN)
  • Myosin light polypeptide 5 regulatory protein (MFSD7_HUMAN)

Graphical View of Domain Structure for InterPro Entry



  • Belongs to the major facilitator superfamily.
  • Belongs to the major facilitator superfamily.
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Function for SLC49A3 Gene

Phenotypes From GWAS Catalog for SLC49A3 Gene

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No data available for Molecular function , Enzyme Numbers (IUBMB) , Gene Ontology (GO) - Molecular Function , Human Phenotype Ontology , Animal Models , miRNA , Transcription Factor Targets and HOMER Transcription for SLC49A3 Gene

Localization for SLC49A3 Gene

Subcellular locations from UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for SLC49A3 Gene

Membrane; Multi-pass membrane protein.

Subcellular locations from

Extracellular space Cytosol Plasma membrane Cytoskeleton Lysosome Endosome Peroxisome ER Golgi Apparatus Nucleus Mitochondrion 0 1 2 3 4 5 Confidence
COMPARTMENTS Subcellular localization image for SLC49A3 gene
Compartment Confidence
plasma membrane 3
endosome 1

Gene Ontology (GO) - Cellular Components for SLC49A3 Gene

GO ID Qualified GO term Evidence PubMed IDs
GO:0016021 integral component of membrane IEA --
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No data available for Subcellular locations from the Human Protein Atlas (HPA) for SLC49A3 Gene

Pathways & Interactions for SLC49A3 Gene

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SuperPathways for SLC49A3 Gene

No Data Available

Interacting Proteins for SLC49A3 Gene

Gene Ontology (GO) - Biological Process for SLC49A3 Gene

GO ID Qualified GO term Evidence PubMed IDs
GO:0055085 transmembrane transport IEA --
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No data available for Pathways by source and SIGNOR curated interactions for SLC49A3 Gene

Drugs & Compounds for SLC49A3 Gene

No Compound Related Data Available

Transcripts for SLC49A3 Gene

mRNA/cDNA for SLC49A3 Gene

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Alternative Splicing Database (ASD) splice patterns (SP) for SLC49A3 Gene

No ASD Table

Relevant External Links for SLC49A3 Gene

GeneLoc Exon Structure for
ECgene alternative splicing isoforms for

Expression for SLC49A3 Gene

NURSA nuclear receptor signaling pathways regulating expression of SLC49A3 Gene:


Evidence on tissue expression from TISSUES for SLC49A3 Gene

  • Spleen(4.1)
  • Blood(4)
No Expression Related Data Available

No data available for mRNA expression in normal human tissues , mRNA expression in embryonic tissues and stem cells from LifeMap Discovery , mRNA differential expression in normal tissues , Protein differential expression in normal tissues , Protein expression , Protein tissue co-expression partners , mRNA Expression by UniProt/SwissProt and Phenotype-based relationships between genes and organs from Gene ORGANizer for SLC49A3 Gene

Orthologs for SLC49A3 Gene

This gene was present in the common ancestor of animals and fungi.

Orthologs for SLC49A3 Gene

Organism Taxonomy Gene Similarity Type Details
(Pan troglodytes)
Mammalia MFSD7 34 35
  • 93.02 (n)
(Rattus norvegicus)
Mammalia Mfsd7 34
  • 80.4 (n)
(Bos Taurus)
Mammalia MFSD7 35 34
  • 79.35 (n)
(Canis familiaris)
Mammalia MFSD7 35 34
  • 77.43 (n)
(Mus musculus)
Mammalia Mfsd7a 17 34 35
  • 76.18 (n)
(Monodelphis domestica)
Mammalia MFSD7 35
  • 58 (a)
(Ornithorhynchus anatinus)
Mammalia MFSD7 35
  • 58 (a)
(Gallus gallus)
Aves MFSD7 35 34
  • 63.39 (n)
(Anolis carolinensis)
Reptilia MFSD7 35
  • 50 (a)
tropical clawed frog
(Silurana tropicalis)
Amphibia mfsd7 34
  • 56.58 (n)
MGC75569 34
(Caenorhabditis elegans)
Secernentea B0416.5 35 34
  • 47.42 (n)
C05G5.1 35
  • 30 (a)
C42C1.8 35
  • 24 (a)
bread mold
(Neurospora crassa)
Ascomycetes NCU05990 34
  • 46.49 (n)
sea squirt
(Ciona savignyi)
Ascidiacea -- 35
  • 39 (a)
-- 35
  • 33 (a)
-- 35
  • 31 (a)
Species where no ortholog for SLC49A3 was found in the sources mined by GeneCards:
  • A. gosspyii yeast (Ashbya gossypii)
  • Actinobacteria (Mycobacterium tuberculosis)
  • African clawed frog (Xenopus laevis)
  • African malaria mosquito (Anopheles gambiae)
  • Alicante grape (Vitis vinifera)
  • alpha proteobacteria (Wolbachia pipientis)
  • amoeba (Dictyostelium discoideum)
  • Archea (Pyrococcus horikoshii)
  • baker's yeast (Saccharomyces cerevisiae)
  • barley (Hordeum vulgare)
  • beta proteobacteria (Neisseria meningitidis)
  • Chromalveolata (Phytophthora infestans)
  • common water flea (Daphnia pulex)
  • corn (Zea mays)
  • E. coli (Escherichia coli)
  • filamentous fungi (Aspergillus nidulans)
  • Firmicute bacteria (Streptococcus pneumoniae)
  • fission yeast (Schizosaccharomyces pombe)
  • fruit fly (Drosophila melanogaster)
  • green algae (Chlamydomonas reinhardtii)
  • honey bee (Apis mellifera)
  • K. lactis yeast (Kluyveromyces lactis)
  • loblloly pine (Pinus taeda)
  • malaria parasite (Plasmodium falciparum)
  • medicago trunc (Medicago Truncatula)
  • moss (Physcomitrella patens)
  • orangutan (Pongo pygmaeus)
  • pig (Sus scrofa)
  • rainbow trout (Oncorhynchus mykiss)
  • rice (Oryza sativa)
  • rice blast fungus (Magnaporthe grisea)
  • schistosome parasite (Schistosoma mansoni)
  • sea anemone (Nematostella vectensis)
  • sea urchin (Strongylocentrotus purpuratus)
  • sorghum (Sorghum bicolor)
  • soybean (Glycine max)
  • stem rust fungus (Puccinia graminis)
  • sugarcane (Saccharum officinarum)
  • thale cress (Arabidopsis thaliana)
  • tomato (Lycopersicon esculentum)
  • toxoplasmosis (Toxoplasma gondii)
  • Trichoplax (Trichoplax adhaerens)
  • wheat (Triticum aestivum)
  • zebrafish (Danio rerio)

Evolution for SLC49A3 Gene

Gene Tree for SLC49A3 (if available)
Gene Tree for SLC49A3 (if available)
Evolutionary constrained regions (ECRs) for SLC49A3: view image

Paralogs for SLC49A3 Gene

Paralogs for SLC49A3 Gene

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Variants for SLC49A3 Gene

Sequence variations from dbSNP and Humsavar for SLC49A3 Gene

SNP ID Clin Chr 04 pos Variation AA Info Type
rs1000068123 -- 685,084(-) C/G intron_variant
rs1000226214 -- 676,383(-) C/T 3_prime_UTR_variant, genic_downstream_transcript_variant, non_coding_transcript_variant
rs1000845655 -- 687,525(-) C/T intron_variant
rs1000864318 -- 690,058(-) A/G 5_prime_UTR_variant, coding_sequence_variant, genic_upstream_transcript_variant, non_coding_transcript_variant, synonymous_variant, upstream_transcript_variant
rs1000940746 -- 683,461(-) C/A/T intron_variant

Structural Variations from Database of Genomic Variants (DGV) for SLC49A3 Gene

Variant ID Type Subtype PubMed ID
esv2759217 CNV loss 17122850
nsv10413 CNV gain 18304495
nsv508986 CNV insertion 20534489
nsv593206 CNV loss 21841781
nsv593208 CNV loss 21841781
nsv822425 CNV loss 20364138
nsv829834 CNV loss 17160897
nsv950325 CNV deletion 24416366

Variation tolerance for SLC49A3 Gene

Residual Variation Intolerance Score: 49.8% of all genes are more intolerant (likely to be disease-causing)
Gene Damage Index Score: 2.18; 39.43% of all genes are more intolerant (likely to be disease-causing)

Additional Variant Information for SLC49A3 Gene

SNPedia medical, phenotypic, and genealogical associations of SNPs for

No data available for Polymorphic Variants from UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for SLC49A3 Gene

Disorders for SLC49A3 Gene

Additional Disease Information for SLC49A3

No disorders were found for SLC49A3 Gene.

No data available for MalaCards , UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot and Genatlas for SLC49A3 Gene

Publications for SLC49A3 Gene

  1. The secreted protein discovery initiative (SPDI), a large-scale effort to identify novel human secreted and transmembrane proteins: a bioinformatics assessment. (PMID: 12975309) Clark HF … Gray A (Genome research 2003) 2 3 4 58
  2. Heme and FLVCR-related transporter families SLC48 and SLC49. (PMID: 23506900) Khan AA … Quigley JG (Molecular aspects of medicine 2013) 2 3 58
  3. Complete sequencing and characterization of 21,243 full-length human cDNAs. (PMID: 14702039) Ota T … Sugano S (Nature genetics 2004) 3 4 58
  4. The status, quality, and expansion of the NIH full-length cDNA project: the Mammalian Gene Collection (MGC). (PMID: 15489334) Gerhard DS … MGC Project Team (Genome research 2004) 3 4 58
  5. Large-scale cDNA transfection screening for genes related to cancer development and progression. (PMID: 15498874) Wan D … Gu J (Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America 2004) 3 4 58

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