Literature associating SLC16A2 and hyperthyroidism
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 ...