Source: hRBCD ; ID: IPI00020896
BGMUT ; ID: xk
Marked as 'Integral membrane protein'
Confidence: high (a blood group or CD marker) Search PubMed for
(RBC AND this entry)

Gene names: XK , XKR1, XRG1
Protein names and data: XK_HUMAN , Membrane transport protein XK , Kell complex 37 kDa component; Kx antigen; XK-related protein 1 Lenght: 444 a.a.
Mass: 50902 Da
fasta formatted sequence

Function: May be involved in sodium-dependent transport of neutral amino acids or oligopeptides.
Cellular location: Membrane; Multi-pass membrane protein (Potential).
Tissue specificity: High levels in skeletal muscle, heart, brain, and pancreas; low levels in placenta, lung, liver, and kidney.

Genetic variants

XK is responsible for the Kx blood group system.

Database cross-references

UniProt: P51811
Ensembl: ENST00000378616
Ensembl: ENST00000601300
MIM: 300842
MIM: 314850
neXtProt: NX_P51811
Antibodypedia: P51811 (may not find the protein thus also not any antibody)
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