Aliases for SLC51A Gene
External Ids for SLC51A Gene
Previous GeneCards Identifiers for SLC51A Gene
GeneCards Summary for SLC51A Gene
SLC51A (Solute Carrier Family 51 Alpha Subunit) is a Protein Coding gene. Diseases associated with SLC51A include Bone Resorption Disease and Bone Remodeling Disease. Among its related pathways are Bile secretion and Drug Induction of Bile Acid Pathway. Gene Ontology (GO) annotations related to this gene include protein homodimerization activity and transporter activity.
UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for SLC51A Gene
Essential component of the Ost-alpha/Ost-beta complex, a heterodimer that acts as the intestinal basolateral transporter responsible for bile acid export from enterocytes into portal blood. Efficiently transports the major species of bile acids.