Anion exchange protein 1
The mature anion exchange protein is located in the luminal membrane of distal tubular cells and erythrocytes. If defective, distal renal tubular acidosis and ovalocytosis may result.
Bruce LJ et al. (2004) Altered structure and anion transport properties of band 3 (AE1, SLC4A1) in human red cells lacking glycophorin A.
Shayakul C et al. (2004) Characterization of a highly polymorphic marker adjacent to the SLC4A1 gene and of kidney immunostaining in a family with distal renal tubular acidosis.
Update: Sept. 26, 2018