Disease-gene associations mined from literature

Literature associating SLC16A2 and spastic quadriplegia

SLC16A2 [ENSP00000465734]

Solute carrier family 16, member 2 (thyroid hormone transporter); Very active and specific thyroid hormone transporter. Stimulates cellular uptake of thyroxine (T4), triiodothyronine (T3), reverse triiodothyronine (rT3) and diidothyronine. Does not transport Leu, Phe, Trp or Tyr; Belongs to the major facilitator superfamily. Monocarboxylate porter (TC 2.A.1.13) family.

Synonyms:  SLC16A2,  SLC16A2p,  hSLC16A2,  P36021,  MCT8 ...

Linkouts:  STRING  Pharos  UniProt