DISEASES

Disease-gene associations mined from literature

Literature associating SLC25A38 and Pearson syndrome

SLC25A38 [ENSP00000273158]

Solute carrier family 25, member 38; Mitochondrial carrier required during erythropoiesis. Probably involved in the biosynthesis of heme, possibly by facilitating 5-aminolevulinate (ALA) production. May act by importing glycine into mitochondria or by exchanging glycine for ALA across the mitochondrial inner membrane; Belongs to the mitochondrial carrier (TC 2.A.29) family. SLC25A38 subfamily.

Synonyms:  SLC25A38,  A0A024R2L5,  C9JT44,  FLJ20551,  Q96DW6 ...

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