AQP7 - Aquaporin-7 - human protein (Function)
 
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AQP7 »  Aquaporin-7  (AQP-7)
 
Protein also known as:  Aquaglyceroporin-7.
Gene name:  AQP7
Entry whose protein(s) existence is based on evidence at protein level
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Function

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Overview 
Forms a channel for water and glycerol.  
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GO molecular function 
Urea transmembrane transporter activitydefinition[GO:0015204]  
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Water channel activitydefinition[GO:0015250]  
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  • PINC
GO biological process 
Carbohydrate transmembrane transportdefinition[GO:0034219]  
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Cellular water homeostasisdefinition[GO:0009992]  
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Excretiondefinition[GO:0007588]  
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  • PINC
Generation of precursor metabolites and energydefinition[GO:0006091]  
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  • PINC
Ion transmembrane transportdefinition[GO:0034220]  
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Urea transmembrane transportdefinition[GO:0071918]  
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  • RefGenome
Pathways 
According to KEGG, this protein belongs to the following pathway:
PPAR signaling pathway  hsa03320+364  
According to Reactome, this protein belongs to the following pathways:
Passive transport by Aquaporins  REACT_23826  
Transport of glycerol from adipocytes to the liver by Aquaporins  REACT_23809  
 

Keywords

Biological process 
Transport  definition   [KW-0813]
Technical term 
Reference proteome  definition   [KW-1185]
 

Further external links

Other
GeneWiki: AQP7
GenomeRNAi: 364
PRO: PR:O14520
Chemistry
GuidetoPHARMACOLOGY: 694