Aliases for SLC4A9 Gene
External Ids for SLC4A9 Gene
Previous GeneCards Identifiers for SLC4A9 Gene
The protein encoded by this gene is a membrane protein involved in anion exchange. Expression of this gene is mostly limited to the kidney. Several transcript variants encoding different isoforms have been found for this gene. [provided by RefSeq, May 2012]
GeneCards Summary for SLC4A9 Gene
SLC4A9 (Solute Carrier Family 4 Member 9) is a Protein Coding gene. Diseases associated with SLC4A9 include Apocrine Adenoma and Cataract 14, Multiple Types. Among its related pathways are 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 transporter activity and anion transmembrane transporter activity. An important paralog of this gene is SLC4A4.
UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot Summary for SLC4A9 Gene
Probable apical anion exchanger of the kidney cortex.