Aliases for FITM1 Gene
External Ids for FITM1 Gene
FIT1 belongs to an evolutionarily conserved family of proteins involved in fat storage (Kadereit et al., 2008 [PubMed 18160536]).[supplied by OMIM, May 2008]
GeneCards Summary for FITM1 Gene
FITM1 (Fat Storage-Inducing Transmembrane Protein 1) is a Protein Coding gene. An important paralog of this gene is FITM2.
UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for FITM1 Gene
Plays an important role in lipid droplet accumulation.