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SLC36A4 solute carrier family 36 member 4 [ Homo sapiens (human) ]

Gene ID: 120103, updated on 23-Nov-2021

Summary

Official Symbol
SLC36A4provided by HGNC
Official Full Name
solute carrier family 36 member 4provided by HGNC
Primary source
HGNC:HGNC:19660
See related
Ensembl:ENSG00000180773 MIM:613760
Gene type
protein coding
RefSeq status
VALIDATED
Organism
Homo sapiens
Lineage
Eukaryota; Metazoa; Chordata; Craniata; Vertebrata; Euteleostomi; Mammalia; Eutheria; Euarchontoglires; Primates; Haplorrhini; Catarrhini; Hominidae; Homo
Also known as
PAT4
Summary
SLC36A4 belongs to the SLC36 family of amino acid transporters based on sequence similarity with other family members (e.g., SLC36A1; MIM 606561). SLC36 proteins contain about 500 amino acids and have 9 to 11 transmembrane domains. Unlike other SLC36 family members, which are proton-coupled amino acid transporters, SLC36A4 is a high-affinity/low-capacity non-proton-coupled amino acid transporter (Pillai and Meredith, 2011 [PubMed 21097500]).[supplied by OMIM, Feb 2011]
Expression
Ubiquitous expression in brain (RPKM 3.7), bone marrow (RPKM 3.3) and 25 other tissues See more
Orthologs
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Genomic context

See SLC36A4 in Genome Data Viewer
Location:
11q21
Exon count:
15
Annotation release Status Assembly Chr Location
109.20211119 current GRCh38.p13 (GCF_000001405.39) 11 NC_000011.10 (93144174..93386038, complement)
105.20201022 previous assembly GRCh37.p13 (GCF_000001405.25) 11 NC_000011.9 (92877340..92931157, complement)

Chromosome 11 - NC_000011.10Genomic Context describing neighboring genes Neighboring gene Sharpr-MPRA regulatory region 15019 Neighboring gene ribosomal protein L26 pseudogene 31 Neighboring gene 6.8 kDa mitochondrial proteolipid-like Neighboring gene deuterosome assembly protein 1 Neighboring gene single-pass membrane protein with coiled-coil domains 4 Neighboring gene RNA, 7SL, cytoplasmic 223, pseudogene Neighboring gene signal recognition particle 14 pseudogene 2

Genomic regions, transcripts, and products

Expression

  • Project title: HPA RNA-seq normal tissues
  • Description: RNA-seq was performed of tissue samples from 95 human individuals representing 27 different tissues in order to determine tissue-specificity of all protein-coding genes
  • BioProject: PRJEB4337
  • Publication: PMID 24309898
  • Analysis date: Wed Apr 4 07:08:55 2018

Bibliography

Phenotypes

Associated conditions

Description Tests
Genome-wide association study identifies a region on chromosome 11q14.3 associated with late rectal bleeding following radiation therapy for prostate cancer.
GeneReviews: Not available
Novel genetic loci identified for the pathophysiology of childhood obesity in the Hispanic population.
GeneReviews: Not available

Pathways from PubChem

General gene information

Markers

Homology

Clone Names

  • FLJ36579, FLJ38932, FLJ39593

Gene Ontology Provided by GOA

Process Evidence Code Pubs
involved_in L-alanine transport IBA
Inferred from Biological aspect of Ancestor
more info
PubMed 
involved_in L-alanine transport IDA
Inferred from Direct Assay
more info
PubMed 
involved_in L-proline import across plasma membrane TAS
Traceable Author Statement
more info
 
involved_in L-tryptophan transmembrane transport TAS
Traceable Author Statement
more info
 
involved_in amino acid transmembrane transport IBA
Inferred from Biological aspect of Ancestor
more info
PubMed 
involved_in proline transport IDA
Inferred from Direct Assay
more info
PubMed 
involved_in tryptophan transport IDA
Inferred from Direct Assay
more info
PubMed 
Component Evidence Code Pubs
located_in integral component of membrane IEA
Inferred from Electronic Annotation
more info
 
located_in plasma membrane TAS
Traceable Author Statement
more info
 

General protein information

Preferred Names
proton-coupled amino acid transporter 4
Names
solute carrier family 36 (proton/amino acid symporter), member 4

NCBI Reference Sequences (RefSeq)

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RefSeqs maintained independently of Annotated Genomes

These reference sequences exist independently of genome builds. Explain

These reference sequences are curated independently of the genome annotation cycle, so their versions may not match the RefSeq versions in the current genome build. Identify version mismatches by comparing the version of the RefSeq in this section to the one reported in Genomic regions, transcripts, and products above.

mRNA and Protein(s)

  1. NM_001286139.2NP_001273068.1  proton-coupled amino acid transporter 4 isoform 2

    See identical proteins and their annotated locations for NP_001273068.1

    Status: VALIDATED

    Description
    Transcript Variant: This variant (2) differs in the 5' UTR, contains multiple differences in the 5' coding region, and initiates translation at a downstream in-frame start codon, compared to variant 1. The encoded isoform (2) has a shorter N-terminus than isoform 1.
    Source sequence(s)
    AK096251, AP003072, AY162216
    Consensus CDS
    CCDS66202.1
    UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot
    Q6YBV0
    Related
    ENSP00000436570.1, ENST00000529184.5
    Conserved Domains (1) summary
    cl00456
    Location:15341
    SLC5-6-like_sbd; Solute carrier families 5 and 6-like; solute binding domain
  2. NM_152313.4NP_689526.2  proton-coupled amino acid transporter 4 isoform 1

    See identical proteins and their annotated locations for NP_689526.2

    Status: VALIDATED

    Description
    Transcript Variant: This variant (1) represents the shorter transcript and encodes the longer isoform (1).
    Source sequence(s)
    AP003072, AY162216, HY170772
    Consensus CDS
    CCDS8291.1
    UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot
    Q6YBV0
    Related
    ENSP00000317382.4, ENST00000326402.9
    Conserved Domains (1) summary
    cl00456
    Location:58476
    SLC5-6-like_sbd; Solute carrier families 5 and 6-like; solute binding domain

RefSeqs of Annotated Genomes: Homo sapiens Updated Annotation Release 109.20211119

The following sections contain reference sequences that belong to a specific genome build. Explain

Reference GRCh38.p13 Primary Assembly

Genomic

  1. NC_000011.10 Reference GRCh38.p13 Primary Assembly

    Range
    93144174..93386038 complement
    Download
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mRNA and Protein(s)

  1. XM_024448341.1XP_024304109.1  proton-coupled amino acid transporter 4 isoform X1

    Conserved Domains (1) summary
    cl00456
    Location:39457
    SLC5-6-like_sbd; Solute carrier families 5 and 6-like; solute binding domain
  2. XM_024448342.1XP_024304110.1  proton-coupled amino acid transporter 4 isoform X4

    Conserved Domains (1) summary
    cl00456
    Location:15341
    SLC5-6-like_sbd; Solute carrier families 5 and 6-like; solute binding domain
  3. XM_017017175.1XP_016872664.1  proton-coupled amino acid transporter 4 isoform X3

    Conserved Domains (1) summary
    cl00456
    Location:1370
    SLC5-6-like_sbd; Solute carrier families 5 and 6-like; solute binding domain
  4. XM_017017174.1XP_016872663.1  proton-coupled amino acid transporter 4 isoform X2

  5. XM_024448344.1XP_024304112.1  proton-coupled amino acid transporter 4 isoform X5

    Conserved Domains (1) summary
    cl00456
    Location:1264
    SLC5-6-like_sbd; Solute carrier families 5 and 6-like; solute binding domain
  6. XM_017017176.1XP_016872665.1  proton-coupled amino acid transporter 4 isoform X4

    UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot
    Q6YBV0
    Conserved Domains (1) summary
    cl00456
    Location:15341
    SLC5-6-like_sbd; Solute carrier families 5 and 6-like; solute binding domain
  7. XM_024448343.1XP_024304111.1  proton-coupled amino acid transporter 4 isoform X5

    Conserved Domains (1) summary
    cl00456
    Location:1264
    SLC5-6-like_sbd; Solute carrier families 5 and 6-like; solute binding domain
  8. XM_017017177.2XP_016872666.1  proton-coupled amino acid transporter 4 isoform X6

    Related
    ENSP00000432061.1, ENST00000534116.1

RNA

  1. XR_001747768.1 RNA Sequence

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