The protein encoded by the SLC30A2 gene is a zinc transporter that acts as a homodimer. The encoded protein plays a role in secreting zinc into breast milk. Two transcript variants encoding different isoforms have been found for this gene.
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Protein Aliases: solute carrier family 30 (zinc transporter), member 2; Solute carrier family 30 member 2; Zinc transporter 2; ZnT-2
Gene Aliases: PP12488; SLC30A2; TNZD; ZnT-2; ZNT2
UniProt ID: (Human) Q9BRI3
Entrez Gene ID: (Human) 7780
Molecular Function: transporter