Literature associating AQP9 and endocarditis
Small solute channel 1; Forms a channel with a broad specificity. Mediates passage of a wide variety of non-charged solutes including carbamides, polyols, purines, and pyrimidines in a phloretin- and mercury-sensitive manner, whereas amino acids, cyclic sugars, Na(+), K(+), Cl(-), and deprotonated monocarboxylates are excluded. Also permeable to urea and glycerol; Belongs to the MIP/aquaporin (TC 1.A.8) family.
Synonyms: AQP9, AQP9p, hAQP9, AQP9-001, AQP9-002 ...