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SLC9A7 solute carrier family 9 member A7

Gene ID: 84679, updated on 5-Mar-2024
Gene type: protein coding
Also known as: NHE7; NHE-7; MRX108; SLC9A6

Summary

This gene encodes a sodium and potassium/ proton antiporter that is a member of the solute carrier family 9 protein family. The encoded protein is primarily localized to the trans-Golgi network and is involved in maintaining pH homeostasis in organelles along the secretory and endocytic pathways. This protein may enhance cell growth of certain breast tumors. This gene is part of a gene cluster on chromosome Xp11.23. A pseudogene of this gene is found on chromosome 12. Alternate splicing results in multiple transcript variants. [provided by RefSeq, Mar 2012]

Genomic context

Location:
Xp11.3; Xp11.3
Sequence:
Chromosome: X; NC_000023.11 (46599251..46759118, complement)
Total number of exons:
19

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