Aliases for SLC7A13 Gene

Aliases for SLC7A13 Gene

  • Solute Carrier Family 7 Member 13 2 3 4 5
  • Solute Carrier Family 7 (Anionic Amino Acid Transporter), Member 13 2 3
  • Sodium-Independent Aspartate/Glutamate Transporter 1 3 4
  • X-Amino Acid Transporter 2 3 4
  • AGT1 3 4
  • XAT2 3 4
  • Solute Carrier Family 7, (Cationic Amino Acid Transporter, Y+ System) Member 13 3
  • Amino Acid Transporter XAT2 3
  • AGT-1 3

External Ids for SLC7A13 Gene

Previous GeneCards Identifiers for SLC7A13 Gene

  • GC08M086895
  • GC08M087182
  • GC08M087295
  • GC08M082438

Summaries for SLC7A13 Gene

GeneCards Summary for SLC7A13 Gene

SLC7A13 (Solute Carrier Family 7 Member 13) is a Protein Coding gene. Diseases associated with SLC7A13 include Cystinuria. Gene Ontology (GO) annotations related to this gene include amino acid transmembrane transporter activity and L-amino acid transmembrane transporter activity. An important paralog of this gene is SLC7A6.

UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot Summary for SLC7A13 Gene

  • Mediates the transport L-aspartate and L-glutamate in a sodium-independent manner.

Additional gene information for SLC7A13 Gene

No data available for Entrez Gene Summary , CIViC Summary , Tocris Summary , Gene Wiki entry , PharmGKB "VIP" Summary , Rfam classification and piRNA Summary for SLC7A13 Gene

Genomics for SLC7A13 Gene

GeneHancer (GH) Regulatory Elements for SLC7A13 Gene

Promoters and enhancers for SLC7A13 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
GH08J086319 Enhancer 0.9 Ensembl ENCODE 750.6 -0.1 -55 2.8 GATA3 FOXA1 TCF7L2 CREB1 HLF RAD21 ZNF148 SP1 CEBPG CEBPA SLC7A13 lnc-SLC7A13-3 RMDN1 WWP1
GH08J086108 Enhancer 1 Ensembl ENCODE 10.6 +212.4 212445 3.4 SMARCE1 TCF7L2 ZNF217 ZNF362 MNT TEAD4 MLLT1 SP7 SMARCA4 ARID3A RF00017-7159 ENSG00000253699 SLC7A13 WWP1 LOC105375624 CA2 CA3-AS1 PSKH2 ENSG00000253675 ATP6V0D2
GH08J086370 Enhancer 0.3 Ensembl 10.7 -49.3 -49254 1.6 JUN ATF2 RF00693-003 RMDN1 WWP1 LOC105375624 SLC7A13
GH08J086204 Enhancer 0.3 Ensembl 10.7 +116.2 116245 1 MAFK ENSG00000253699 SLC7A13 WWP1 LOC105375624 LOC105375623 RF00017-7160 piR-32470-071
GH08J086305 Enhancer 0.9 Ensembl ENCODE 0.4 +15.4 15445 1.4 BCL6B SP7 FOSL2 RFX1 ZEB2 ZNF629 JUN JUND EZH2 SP1 WWP1 piR-31926-036 piR-54987-137 lnc-SLC7A13-3 SLC7A13
- Elite GeneHancer and/or Elite GeneHancer-gene association Download GeneHancer data from 2017 publication | Request up-to-date GeneHancer data (full dataset)

GeneHancers around SLC7A13 on UCSC Golden Path with GeneCards custom track

Top Transcription factor binding sites by QIAGEN in the SLC7A13 gene promoter:
  • C/EBPbeta
  • HEN1
  • HNF-1
  • HNF-1A
  • HTF
  • Ik-3
  • POU2F1
  • POU2F1a
  • POU2F1b
  • POU2F1c

Genomic Locations for SLC7A13 Gene

Genomic Locations for SLC7A13 Gene
119,384 bases
Minus strand
107,095 bases
Minus strand

Genomic View for SLC7A13 Gene

Genes around SLC7A13 on UCSC Golden Path with GeneCards custom track

Cytogenetic band:
SLC7A13 Gene in genomic location: bands according to Ensembl, locations according to GeneLoc (and/or Entrez Gene and/or Ensembl if different)
Genomic Location for SLC7A13 Gene
GeneLoc Logo Genomic Neighborhood Exon StructureGene Density

RefSeq DNA sequence for SLC7A13 Gene

Proteins for SLC7A13 Gene

  • Protein details for SLC7A13 Gene (UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot)

    Protein Symbol:
    Recommended name:
    Solute carrier family 7 member 13
    Protein Accession:
    Secondary Accessions:
    • Q05C37
    • Q08AH9
    • Q96N84

    Protein attributes for SLC7A13 Gene

    470 amino acids
    Molecular mass:
    52114 Da
    Quaternary structure:
    No Data Available

    Alternative splice isoforms for SLC7A13 Gene


neXtProt entry for SLC7A13 Gene

Post-translational modifications for SLC7A13 Gene

  • Modification sites at PhosphoSitePlus
  • Modification sites at neXtProt

Other Protein References for SLC7A13 Gene

ENSEMBL proteins:
REFSEQ proteins:

No data available for DME Specific Peptides for SLC7A13 Gene

Domains & Families for SLC7A13 Gene

Gene Families for SLC7A13 Gene

Human Protein Atlas (HPA):
  • Predicted membrane proteins
  • Transporters

Protein Domains for SLC7A13 Gene


Suggested Antigen Peptide Sequences for SLC7A13 Gene

GenScript: Design optimal peptide antigens:
  • X-amino acid transporter 2 (S7A13_HUMAN)

Graphical View of Domain Structure for InterPro Entry



  • Belongs to the amino acid-polyamine-organocation (APC) superfamily.
  • Belongs to the amino acid-polyamine-organocation (APC) superfamily.
genes like me logo Genes that share domains with SLC7A13: view

Function for SLC7A13 Gene

Molecular function for SLC7A13 Gene

UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot Function:
Mediates the transport L-aspartate and L-glutamate in a sodium-independent manner.

Phenotypes From GWAS Catalog for SLC7A13 Gene

Gene Ontology (GO) - Molecular Function for SLC7A13 Gene

GO ID Qualified GO term Evidence PubMed IDs
GO:0015179 L-amino acid transmembrane transporter activity IBA 21873635
GO:0022857 transmembrane transporter activity IEA --
genes like me logo Genes that share ontologies with SLC7A13: view
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Animal Models for SLC7A13 Gene

MGI Knock Outs for SLC7A13:

Animal Model Products

  • Taconic Biosciences Mouse Models for SLC7A13

CRISPR Products

miRNA for SLC7A13 Gene

miRTarBase miRNAs that target SLC7A13

Inhibitory RNA Products

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No data available for Enzyme Numbers (IUBMB) , Human Phenotype Ontology , Transcription Factor Targets and HOMER Transcription for SLC7A13 Gene

Localization for SLC7A13 Gene

Subcellular locations from UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for SLC7A13 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 SLC7A13 gene
Compartment Confidence
plasma membrane 3
endoplasmic reticulum 0

Gene Ontology (GO) - Cellular Components for SLC7A13 Gene

GO ID Qualified GO term Evidence PubMed IDs
GO:0016020 membrane IEA --
GO:0016021 integral component of membrane IEA --
genes like me logo Genes that share ontologies with SLC7A13: view

No data available for Subcellular locations from the Human Protein Atlas (HPA) for SLC7A13 Gene

Pathways & Interactions for SLC7A13 Gene

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SuperPathways for SLC7A13 Gene

No Data Available

Gene Ontology (GO) - Biological Process for SLC7A13 Gene

GO ID Qualified GO term Evidence PubMed IDs
GO:0003333 amino acid transmembrane transport IBA 21873635
GO:0055085 transmembrane transport IEA --
GO:1902475 L-alpha-amino acid transmembrane transport IEA --
genes like me logo Genes that share ontologies with SLC7A13: view

No data available for Pathways by source and SIGNOR curated interactions for SLC7A13 Gene

Drugs & Compounds for SLC7A13 Gene

(1) Additional Compounds for SLC7A13 Gene - From: HMDB

Name Synonyms Role CAS Number PubChem IDs PubMed IDs
  • Na(+)
  • Na+
  • SODIUM ion
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Transcripts for SLC7A13 Gene

mRNA/cDNA for SLC7A13 Gene

(1) REFSEQ mRNAs :
(5) Additional mRNA sequences :
(11) Selected AceView cDNA sequences:
(3) Ensembl transcripts including schematic representations, and UCSC links to gene/alias where relevant :

CRISPR Products

Inhibitory RNA Products

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Alternative Splicing Database (ASD) splice patterns (SP) for SLC7A13 Gene

No ASD Table

Relevant External Links for SLC7A13 Gene

GeneLoc Exon Structure for
ECgene alternative splicing isoforms for

Expression for SLC7A13 Gene

mRNA expression in normal human tissues from GTEx, Illumina, BioGPS, and CGAP SAGE for SLC7A13 Gene

mRNA expression in embryonic tissues and stem cells from LifeMap Discovery

mRNA differential expression in normal tissues according to GTEx for SLC7A13 Gene

This gene is overexpressed in Kidney - Cortex (x38.1) and Testis (x5.7).

NURSA nuclear receptor signaling pathways regulating expression of SLC7A13 Gene:


SOURCE GeneReport for Unigene cluster for SLC7A13 Gene:


mRNA Expression by UniProt/SwissProt for SLC7A13 Gene:

Tissue specificity: Expressed in the kidney.

Evidence on tissue expression from TISSUES for SLC7A13 Gene

  • Kidney(4.2)
genes like me logo Genes that share expression patterns with SLC7A13: view

No data available for Protein differential expression in normal tissues , Protein expression , Protein tissue co-expression partners and Phenotype-based relationships between genes and organs from Gene ORGANizer for SLC7A13 Gene

Orthologs for SLC7A13 Gene

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

Orthologs for SLC7A13 Gene

Organism Taxonomy Gene Similarity Type Details
(Pan troglodytes)
Mammalia SLC7A13 33 32
  • 99.29 (n)
(Canis familiaris)
Mammalia SLC7A13 33 32
  • 80.07 (n)
(Mus musculus)
Mammalia Slc7a13 17 33 32
  • 76.38 (n)
(Rattus norvegicus)
Mammalia Slc7a13 32
  • 75.6 (n)
(Bos Taurus)
Mammalia -- 33
  • 51 (a)
-- 33
  • 49 (a)
(Ornithorhynchus anatinus)
Mammalia SLC7A13 33
  • 51 (a)
(Monodelphis domestica)
Mammalia SLC7A13 33
  • 50 (a)
(Gallus gallus)
Aves SLC7A13 33
  • 44 (a)
(Anolis carolinensis)
Reptilia SLC7A13 33
  • 44 (a)
(Danio rerio)
Actinopterygii CABZ01074334.1 33
  • 29 (a)
(Caenorhabditis elegans)
Secernentea aat-8 33
  • 25 (a)
aat-4 33
  • 24 (a)
aat-7 33
  • 24 (a)
aat-9 33
  • 23 (a)
aat-5 33
  • 22 (a)
aat-6 33
  • 21 (a)
baker's yeast
(Saccharomyces cerevisiae)
Saccharomycetes MUP3 33
  • 17 (a)
MUP1 33
  • 17 (a)
sea squirt
(Ciona savignyi)
Ascidiacea CSA.158 33
  • 30 (a)
Species where no ortholog for SLC7A13 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)
  • barley (Hordeum vulgare)
  • beta proteobacteria (Neisseria meningitidis)
  • bread mold (Neurospora crassa)
  • 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)
  • tropical clawed frog (Silurana tropicalis)
  • wheat (Triticum aestivum)

Evolution for SLC7A13 Gene

Gene Tree for SLC7A13 (if available)
Gene Tree for SLC7A13 (if available)
Evolutionary constrained regions (ECRs) for SLC7A13: view image

Paralogs for SLC7A13 Gene

(9) SIMAP similar genes for SLC7A13 Gene using alignment to 1 proteins:

  • S7A13_HUMAN Pseudogenes for SLC7A13 Gene

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Variants for SLC7A13 Gene

Sequence variations from dbSNP and Humsavar for SLC7A13 Gene

SNP ID Clin Chr 08 pos Variation AA Info Type
rs1000175342 -- 86,218,610(-) T/G intron_variant
rs1000187946 -- 86,223,389(-) T/A intron_variant
rs1000189834 -- 86,222,920(-) A/C/T intron_variant
rs1000205591 -- 86,228,792(-) G/A intron_variant
rs1000219270 -- 86,218,925(-) C/G intron_variant

Structural Variations from Database of Genomic Variants (DGV) for SLC7A13 Gene

Variant ID Type Subtype PubMed ID
dgv12228n54 CNV gain 21841781
dgv7263n100 CNV gain 25217958
esv2761445 CNV gain 21179565
esv2762757 CNV gain 21179565
esv3617906 CNV gain 21293372
nsv428204 CNV gain 18775914
nsv465733 CNV gain 19166990
nsv519507 CNV gain+loss 19592680
nsv611674 CNV gain 21841781
nsv6290 CNV deletion 18451855

Variation tolerance for SLC7A13 Gene

Residual Variation Intolerance Score: 92.5% of all genes are more intolerant (likely to be disease-causing)
Gene Damage Index Score: 12.84; 94.80% of all genes are more intolerant (likely to be disease-causing)

Additional Variant Information for SLC7A13 Gene

Human Gene Mutation Database (HGMD)
SNPedia medical, phenotypic, and genealogical associations of SNPs for

No data available for Polymorphic Variants from UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for SLC7A13 Gene

Disorders for SLC7A13 Gene

MalaCards: The human disease database

(1) MalaCards diseases for SLC7A13 Gene - From: HGMD and DISEASES

Disorder Aliases PubMed IDs
  • csnu
- elite association - COSMIC cancer census association via MalaCards

Additional Disease Information for SLC7A13

Genetic Association Database
Human Genome Epidemiology Navigator
ATLAS of Genetics and Cytogenetics in Oncology and Haematology
genes like me logo Genes that share disorders with SLC7A13: view

No data available for UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot and Genatlas for SLC7A13 Gene

Publications for SLC7A13 Gene

  1. Homologues of amino acid permeases: cloning and tissue expression of XAT1 and XAT2. (PMID: 11943479) Blondeau JP (Gene 2002) 2 3 4 56
  2. Personalized smoking cessation: interactions between nicotine dose, dependence and quit-success genotype score. (PMID: 20379614) Rose JE … Uhl GR (Molecular medicine (Cambridge, Mass.) 2010) 3 43 56
  3. Complete sequencing and characterization of 21,243 full-length human cDNAs. (PMID: 14702039) Ota T … Sugano S (Nature genetics 2004) 3 4 56
  4. Identification of a novel Na+-independent acidic amino acid transporter with structural similarity to the member of a heterodimeric amino acid transporter family associated with unknown heavy chains. (PMID: 11907033) Matsuo H … Endou H (The Journal of biological chemistry 2002) 2 3 56
  5. Down-regulation of the mitochondrial aspartate-glutamate carrier isoform 1 AGC1 inhibits proliferation and N-acetylaspartate synthesis in Neuro2A cells. (PMID: 28235644) Profilo E … Lasorsa FM (Biochimica et biophysica acta. Molecular basis of disease 2017) 3 56

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