Protein Name aquaporin 1
Organism Rattus norvegicus
Gene ID 25240
Gene Symbol

Aqp1

UniProt P29975 (AQP1_RAT)
Relationships Total Number of functionally related compound(s) : 142
Total Number of Articles : 262
Description

aquaporin 1

Gene Summary

Enables glycerol transmembrane transporter activity and water channel activity. Involved in several processes, including glycerol transport; lateral ventricle development; and positive regulation of lamellipodium assembly. Located in several cellular components, including basolateral plasma membrane; brush border; and neuronal cell body membrane. Biomarker of artery disease (multiple); autosomal recessive polycystic kidney disease; brain disease (multiple); diabetes mellitus; and uveitis. Orthologous to human AQP1 (aquaporin 1 (Colton blood group)). [provided by Alliance of Genome Resources, Apr 2022]

synonyms
  • aquaporin-1
  • AQP-1
  • Aquaporin 1 (aquaporin channel forming integral protein 28 (CHIP))
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Properties