DISEASES

Disease-gene associations mined from literature

Literature associating SLC7A9 and cystinuria

SLC7A9 [ENSP00000023064]

Solute carrier family 7 (amino acid transporter light chain, bo,+ system), member 9; Involved in the high-affinity, sodium-independent transport of cystine and neutral and dibasic amino acids (system b(0,+)-like activity). Thought to be responsible for the high- affinity reabsorption of cystine in the kidney tubule; Belongs to the amino acid-polyamine-organocation (APC) superfamily.

Synonyms:  SLC7A9,  SLC7A9p,  hSLC7A9,  K7EKD0,  P82251 ...

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