Laboratory for Molecular Diagnostics
Center for Nephrology and Metabolic Disorders

SLC25A13 solute carrier family 25, member 13 (citrin)

The gene SLC25A13 encodes an amino acid transpotert located in the mitochondrial membrane. Loss-of-function mutations are responsible for autosomal recessive citrullinemia type 2.

Genetests:

Clinic Method Carrier testing
Turnaround 5 days
Specimen type genomic DNA
Clinic Method Massive parallel sequencing
Turnaround 25 days
Specimen type genomic DNA
Clinic Method Genomic sequencing of the entire coding region
Turnaround 25 days
Specimen type genomic DNA

Related Diseases:

Citrullinemia type 2
SLC25A13

References:

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Fiermonte G et al. (2008) An adult with type 2 citrullinemia presenting in Europe.

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Kobayashi K et al. (1999) The gene mutated in adult-onset type II citrullinaemia encodes a putative mitochondrial carrier protein.

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Yasuda T et al. (2000) Identification of two novel mutations in the SLC25A13 gene and detection of seven mutations in 102 patients with adult-onset type II citrullinemia.

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Ohura T et al. (2001) Neonatal presentation of adult-onset type II citrullinemia.

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Tazawa Y et al. (2001) Infantile cholestatic jaundice associated with adult-onset type II citrullinemia.

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Tomomasa T et al. (2001) Possible clinical and histologic manifestations of adult-onset type II citrullinemia in early infancy.

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Saheki T et al. (2002) Mitochondrial aspartate glutamate carrier (citrin) deficiency as the cause of adult-onset type II citrullinemia (CTLN2) and idiopathic neonatal hepatitis (NICCD).

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Tamamori A et al. (2002) Neonatal intrahepatic cholestasis caused by citrin deficiency: severe hepatic dysfunction in an infant requiring liver transplantation.

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Saheki T et al. (2002) Pathogenesis and pathophysiology of citrin (a mitochondrial aspartate glutamate carrier) deficiency.

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Sinasac DS et al. (2004) Slc25a13-knockout mice harbor metabolic deficits but fail to display hallmarks of adult-onset type II citrullinemia.

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Saheki T et al. (2004) Adult-onset type II citrullinemia and idiopathic neonatal hepatitis caused by citrin deficiency: involvement of the aspartate glutamate carrier for urea synthesis and maintenance of the urea cycle.

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Roesch K et al. (2004) The calcium-binding aspartate/glutamate carriers, citrin and aralar1, are new substrates for the DDP1/TIMM8a-TIMM13 complex.

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NCBI article

NCBI 10165 [^]
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OMIM.ORG article

Omim 603859 [^]
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Orphanet article

Orphanet ID 118786 [^]
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Wikipedia article

Wikipedia EN (Citrin) [^]
Update: April 29, 2019