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Solute carrier family 30 (zinc transporter), member 4
Symbols SLC30A4; ZNT4
External IDs OMIM602095 MGI1345282 HomoloGene74984 GeneCards: SLC30A4 Gene
RNA expression pattern
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More reference expression data
Species Human Mouse
Entrez 7782 22785
Ensembl ENSG00000104154 ENSMUSG00000005802
UniProt O14863 Q148S1
RefSeq (mRNA) NM_013309 NM_011774
RefSeq (protein) NP_037441 NP_035904
Location (UCSC) Chr 15:
43.56 - 43.6 Mb
Chr 2:
122.37 - 122.39 Mb
PubMed search [1] [2]

Zinc transporter 4 is a protein that in humans is encoded by the SLC30A4 gene.[1]

See also


Further reading

  • Huang L, Gitschier J (1997). "A novel gene involved in zinc transport is deficient in the lethal milk mouse.". Nat. Genet. 17 (3): 292–7. doi:10.1038/ng1197-292. PMID 9354792.  
  • Murgia C, Vespignani I, Cerase J, et al. (2000). "Cloning, expression, and vesicular localization of zinc transporter Dri 27/ZnT4 in intestinal tissue and cells.". Am. J. Physiol. 277 (6 Pt 1): G1231–9. PMID 10600821.  
  • Küry S, Devilder MC, Avet-Loiseau H, et al. (2001). "Expression pattern, genomic structure and evaluation of the human SLC30A4 gene as a candidate for acrodermatitis enteropathica.". Hum. Genet. 109 (2): 178–85. doi:10.1007/s004390100539. PMID 11511923.  
  • Bleck O, Ashton GH, Mallipeddi R, et al. (2002). "Genomic localization, organization and amplification of the human zinc transporter protein gene, ZNT4, and exclusion as a candidate gene in different clinical variants of acrodermatitis enteropathica.". Arch. Dermatol. Res. 293 (8): 392–6. doi:10.1007/s004030100246. PMID 11686514.  
  • Nakano A, Nakano H, Hanada K, et al. (2002). "ZNT4 gene is not responsible for acrodermatitis enteropathica in Japanese families.". Hum. Genet. 110 (2): 201–2. doi:10.1007/s00439-001-0661-7. PMID 11935329.  
  • Michalczyk AA, Allen J, Blomeley RC, Ackland ML (2002). "Constitutive expression of hZnT4 zinc transporter in human breast epithelial cells.". Biochem. J. 364 (Pt 1): 105–13. PMID 11988082.  
  • Strausberg RL, Feingold EA, Grouse LH, et al. (2003). "Generation and initial analysis of more than 15,000 full-length human and mouse cDNA sequences.". Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. U.S.A. 99 (26): 16899–903. doi:10.1073/pnas.242603899. PMID 12477932.  
  • Michalczyk A, Varigos G, Catto-Smith A, et al. (2003). "Analysis of zinc transporter, hZnT4 ( Slc30A4), gene expression in a mammary gland disorder leading to reduced zinc secretion into milk.". Hum. Genet. 113 (3): 202–10. doi:10.1007/s00439-003-0952-2. PMID 12743795.  
  • Henshall SM, Afar DE, Rasiah KK, et al. (2003). "Expression of the zinc transporter ZnT4 is decreased in the progression from early prostate disease to invasive prostate cancer.". Oncogene 22 (38): 6005–12. doi:10.1038/sj.onc.1206797. PMID 12955079.  
  • Beck FW, Prasad AS, Butler CE, et al. (2004). "Differential expression of hZnT-4 in human prostate tissues.". Prostate 58 (4): 374–81. doi:10.1002/pros.10344. PMID 14968438.  
  • Ho LH, Ruffin RE, Murgia C, et al. (2004). "Labile zinc and zinc transporter ZnT4 in mast cell granules: role in regulation of caspase activation and NF-kappaB translocation.". J. Immunol. 172 (12): 7750–60. PMID 15187159.  
  • Smith JL, Xiong S, Markesbery WR, Lovell MA (2006). "Altered expression of zinc transporters-4 and -6 in mild cognitive impairment, early and late Alzheimer's disease brain.". Neuroscience 140 (3): 879–88. doi:10.1016/j.neuroscience.2006.02.049. PMID 16580781.  


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