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Sodium-glucose transporter 1

The gene encodes a hight-affinity sodium glucose transporter found in kidneys and intestinal. Loss of function mutations result in an autosomal recessive disorder characterized by malabsorption of glucose and galactose.


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:

Glucose-Galactose Malabsorption



Turk E et al. (1994) Structure of the human Na+/glucose cotransporter gene SGLT1.

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Martín MG et al. (1996) Defects in Na+/glucose cotransporter (SGLT1) trafficking and function cause glucose-galactose malabsorption.

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Turk E et al. (1997) Membrane topology motifs in the SGLT cotransporter family.

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Orphanet article

Orphanet ID 119693 external link

NCBI article

NCBI 6523 external link

OMIM.ORG article

Omim 182380 external link

Wikipedia article

Wikipedia EN (SLC5A1) external link
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