Aliases for SLC7A1 Gene
External Ids for SLC7A1 Gene
Previous HGNC Symbols for SLC7A1 Gene
Previous GeneCards Identifiers for SLC7A1 Gene
GeneCards Summary for SLC7A1 Gene
SLC7A1 (Solute Carrier Family 7 Member 1) is a Protein Coding gene. Diseases associated with SLC7A1 include Beach Ear and Tinea Capitis. Among its related pathways are Transport of glucose and other sugars, bile salts and organic acids, metal ions and amine compounds and Nanog in Mammalian ESC Pluripotency. Gene Ontology (GO) annotations related to this gene include amino acid transmembrane transporter activity and L-ornithine transmembrane transporter activity. An important paralog of this gene is SLC7A2.
UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot Summary for SLC7A1 Gene
High-affinity, low capacity permease involved in the transport of the cationic amino acids (arginine, lysine and ornithine) in non-hepatic tissues.