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CRRD ID: 737411
Species: Homo sapiens
CRRD Object: Gene
Symbol: AQP8
Name: aquaporin 8
Acc ID: GO:0015250
Term: water channel activity
Definition: Transport systems of this type enable facilitated diffusion of water (by an energy-independent process) by passage through a transmembrane aqueous pore or channel without evidence for a carrier-mediated mechanism.
Definition Source(s): GOC:mtg_transport, ISBN:0815340729
Note: Use of the qualifier "multiple interactions" designates that the annotated interaction is comprised of a complex set of reactions and/or regulatory events, possibly involving additional chemicals and/or gene products.
QualifierEvidenceWithReferenceSourceNotesOriginal Reference(s)
 IBAPANTHER:PTN002318122, RGD:2146, TAIR:locus:2057906, TAIR:locus:2094977, TAIR:locus:2099595, TAIR:locus:2116987, UniProtKB:O64964, WB:WBGene000001722290271GO_Central (PMID:21873635)

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