Aliases for SLC6A16 Gene
External Ids for SLC6A16 Gene
Previous GeneCards Identifiers for SLC6A16 Gene
SLC6A16 shows structural characteristics of an Na(+)- and Cl(-)-dependent neurotransmitter transporter, including 12 transmembrane (TM) domains, intracellular N and C termini, and large extracellular loops containing multiple N-glycosylation sites.[supplied by OMIM, Mar 2008]
GeneCards Summary for SLC6A16 Gene
SLC6A16 (Solute Carrier Family 6 Member 16) is a Protein Coding gene. Diseases associated with SLC6A16 include Brain Glioblastoma Multiforme and Dysgerminoma Of Ovary. Among its related pathways are NRF2 pathway. Gene Ontology (GO) annotations related to this gene include neurotransmitter:sodium symporter activity and neurotransmitter transporter activity. An important paralog of this gene is SLC6A15.