Disease-gene associations mined from literature

Literature associating SLC5A4 and splenic flexure cancer

SLC5A4 [ENSP00000266086]

Solute carrier family 5 (glucose activated ion channel), member 4; Has electrogenic activity in response to glucose, and may function as a glucose sensor. Mediates influx of sodium ions into the cell but does not transport sugars. Also potently activated by imino sugars such as deoxynojirimycin (DNJ); Belongs to the sodium:solute symporter (SSF) (TC 2.A.21) family.

Synonyms:  SLC5A4,  SLC5A4p,  hSLC5A4,  C7EWH7,  Q9NY91 ...

Linkouts:  STRING  Pharos  UniProt