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Solute carrier family 5 (sodium/multivitamin and iodide cotransporter), member 6
Symbols SLC5A6 ; SMVT
External IDs OMIM604024 MGI2660847 HomoloGene23277 IUPHAR: 921 GeneCards: SLC5A6 Gene
RNA expression pattern
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More reference expression data
Species Human Mouse
Entrez 8884 330064
Ensembl ENSG00000138074 ENSMUSG00000006641
UniProt Q9Y289 Q5U4D8
RefSeq (mRNA) NM_021095 NM_001177621
RefSeq (protein) NP_066918 NP_001171092
Location (UCSC) Chr 2:
27.42 – 27.44 Mb
Chr 5:
31.04 – 31.05 Mb
PubMed search [1] [2]

Sodium-dependent multivitamin transporter is a protein that in humans is encoded by the SLC5A6 gene.[1][2][3]


  1. ^ Prasad PD, Wang H, Kekuda R, Fujita T, Fei YJ, Devoe LD, Leibach FH, Ganapathy V (Apr 1998). "Cloning and functional expression of a cDNA encoding a mammalian sodium-dependent vitamin transporter mediating the uptake of pantothenate, biotin, and lipoate". J Biol Chem 273 (13): 7501–6. doi:10.1074/jbc.273.13.7501. PMID 9516450. 
  2. ^ Wang H, Huang W, Fei YJ, Xia H, Yang-Feng TL, Leibach FH, Devoe LD, Ganapathy V, Prasad PD (Jul 1999). "Human placental Na+-dependent multivitamin transporter. Cloning, functional expression, gene structure, and chromosomal localization". J Biol Chem 274 (21): 14875–83. doi:10.1074/jbc.274.21.14875. PMID 10329687. 
  3. ^ "Entrez Gene: SLC5A6 solute carrier family 5 (sodium-dependent vitamin transporter), member 6". 

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