Sodium/phosphate cotransporter

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solute carrier family 34 (sodium phosphate), member 1
Identifiers
SymbolSLC34A1
Alt. symbolsNPT2, SLC17A2
Entrez6569
HUGO11019
OMIM182309
RefSeqNM_003052
UniProtQ06495
Other data
LocusChr. 5 q35

The sodium/phosphate cotransporter (or Na+-Pi cotransport) is a protein found in the proximal tubule of the nephron. It is responsible for reabsorbing phosphate that has been filtered out at the glomerulus.

See also

External links

  • Tenenhouse H (1999). "X-linked hypophosphataemia: a homologous disorder in humans and mice". Nephrol Dial Transplant. 14 (2): 333–41. PMID 10069185.
  • Sodium-Phosphate+Cotransporter+Proteins at the US National Library of Medicine Medical Subject Headings (MeSH)

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