SLITRK6 Regulator of neurite outgrowth required for normal hearing and vision. Belongs to the SLITRK family. In adult brain, highly expressed in putamen with no expression in cerebral cortex. Expressed in adult and fetal lung and fetal liver. Also expressed at high levels in some brain tumors including medulloblastomas and primitive neuroectodermal tumors. Note: This description may include information from UniProtKB.
Protein type: Cell surface; Membrane protein, integral
Chromosomal Location of human Ortholog: 13q31.1
Cellular Component:  cell surface; integral component of plasma membrane; plasma membrane
Biological Process:  adult locomotory behavior; auditory behavior; auditory receptor cell morphogenesis; cochlea development; innervation; lens development in camera-type eye; linear vestibuloocular reflex; multicellular organism growth; positive regulation of synapse assembly; sensory perception of sound; startle response; synapse assembly; vestibulocochlear nerve development; visual perception
Disease: Deafness And Myopia
Reference #:  Q9H5Y7 (UniProtKB)
Alt. Names/Synonyms: 4832410J21Rik; DFNMYP; MGC119595; MGC119596; MGC119597; SLIK6; SLIT and NTRK like family member 6; SLIT and NTRK-like family, member 6; SLIT and NTRK-like protein 6; slit and trk like gene 6; SLITRK6
Gene Symbols: SLITRK6
Molecular weight: 95,110 Da
Basal Isoelectric point: 6.07  Predict pI for various phosphorylation states
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