SLC2A9

SLC2A9

A gene on chromosome 20q13.1 that encodes a member of the class-III facilitative glucose transporter family, which plays a role in regulating glucose homeostasis.

Molecular pathology
SLC2A9 mutations are linked to arterial tortuosity syndrome.
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Proksimal tubuldeki urat transportunu kodlayan, hem SLC22Al2 hem de SLC2A9 genlerindeki mutasyonlar olusum nedenleri olarak Hiperurikozurinin diger nedenleri, fazla purin alum (hayvansal protein), hemoliz, uikozurik ilaclar (probenesid, salisilatlar ve losartan).
18) Since SLC2A9 has also recently been established as a fructose transporter, (19) these data suggest that fructose may also alter serum urate through its effects on the modulation of urate transport.
SLC2A9 is a newly identified urate transporter influencing serum urate concentration, urate excretion and gout.