SLC12A8 gene

solute carrier family 12 member 8

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From NCBI Gene:

This gene is thought to be a candidate for psoriasis susceptibility. Several alternatively spliced transcript variants of this gene have been described, but the full-length nature of some of these variants has not been determined. [provided by RefSeq, Sep 2010]

From UniProt:

Cation/chloride cotransporter that may play a role in the control of keratinocyte proliferation.

From UniProt:

SLC12A8 has been identified as a possible susceptibility gene for psoriasis mapped to chromosome 3q21 (PSORS5).

Cytogenetic Location: 3q21.2, which is the long (q) arm of chromosome 3 at position 21.2

Molecular Location: base pairs 125,082,636 to 125,212,765 on chromosome 3 (Homo sapiens Annotation Release 108, GRCh38.p7) (NCBI)

Cytogenetic Location: 3q21.2, which is the long (q) arm of chromosome 3 at position 21.2