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General Information
Name
SLC39 FAMILY OF ZINC ION TRANSPORTERS
Species
D. melanogaster
Symbol
SLC39
FlyBase ID
FBgg0000679
Date last reviewed
2017-01-11
Number of members
10
Description
Description

Solute carrier family 39 (SLC39) or Zinc-Iron Permeases (ZIP) transport Zn2+ across the membrane into the cytosol, either from the extracellular space or from the lumen of intracellular organelles. (Adapted from FBrf0220942).

Notes on Group

Zip99C has been shown to transport iron (FBrf0225952).

Source Material
The SLC39 FAMILY OF ZINC ION TRANSPORTERS Gene Group has been compiled by FlyBase curators using the following publication(s): Yin et al., 2017, Richards and Burke, 2016, Xiao and Zhou, 2016, Dechen et al., 2015, Lye et al., 2013, Qin et al., 2013, and Lye et al., 2012 .
Key Gene Ontology (GO) terms
Cellular Component
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Members (10)
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Gene Symbol
Gene Name
Also Known As
Source Material for Membership
External Data
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Synonyms and Secondary IDs
Synonym(s)
SLC39
Zinc-Iron Permeases
Zrt/IRT-like family
ZIP
SLC39 FAMILY OF ZINC ION TRANSPORTERS
SOLUTE CARRIER FAMILY 39
Secondary FlyBase ID(s)
References (8)