DISEASES

Disease-gene associations mined from literature

Literature associating SLC40A1 and hemochromatosis

SLC40A1 [ENSP00000261024]

Solute carrier family 40 (iron-regulated transporter), member 1; May be involved in iron export from duodenal epithelial cell and also in transfer of iron between maternal and fetal circulation. Mediates iron efflux in the presence of a ferroxidase (hephaestin and/or ceruloplasmin); Belongs to the ferroportin (FP) (TC 2.A.100) family. SLC40A subfamily.

Synonyms:  SLC40A1,  SLC40A1p,  hSLC40A1,  E7EQF8,  E7ES28 ...

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