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FLASH GENE
Symbol SLC3A2 contributors: mct/npt - updated : 18-02-2016
HGNC name solute carrier family 3 (activators of dibasic and neutral amino acid transport), member 2
HGNC id 11026
ASSOCIATED DISORDERS
corresponding disease(s)
Other morbid association(s)
TypeGene ModificationChromosome rearrangementProtein expressionProtein Function
tumoral     --over  
in gastric cancer
tumoral     --over  
has an important role to play in the metastatic process of variable neoplasms
tumoral     --over  
SLC3A2 and BSG were significantly upregulated in non-small cell lung cancer cells, and their expression levels were significantly correlated
Susceptibility
Variant & Polymorphism
Candidate gene
Marker
Therapy target
SystemTypeDisorderPubmed
cancer  
association of SLC3A2 and beta(1) integrins may provide a new target for cancer therapy
cancer  
promising target for therapeutic modulations of cell-cell interactions
cardiovascularatheroma 
otential therapeutic target in vaso-occlusive disorders
ANIMAL & CELL MODELS