Aliases for SLC4A3 Gene
External Ids for SLC4A3 Gene
Previous GeneCards Identifiers for SLC4A3 Gene
The protein encoded by this gene is a plasma membrane anion exchange protein. The encoded protein has been found in brain, heart, kidney, small intestine, and lung. [provided by RefSeq, May 2016]
GeneCards Summary for SLC4A3 Gene
SLC4A3 (Solute Carrier Family 4 Member 3) is a Protein Coding gene. Diseases associated with SLC4A3 include Cataract 14, Multiple Types and Short Qt Syndrome. Among its related pathways are Transport of glucose and other sugars, bile salts and organic acids, metal ions and amine compounds and Hepatic ABC Transporters. Gene Ontology (GO) annotations related to this gene include transporter activity and anion transmembrane transporter activity. An important paralog of this gene is SLC4A2.
UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot Summary for SLC4A3 Gene
Plasma membrane anion exchange protein of wide distribution. Mediates at least a part of the Cl(-)/HCO3(-) exchange in cardiac myocytes. Both BAE3 and CAE3 forms transport Cl(-).