Aliases for FITM1 Gene
External Ids for FITM1 Gene
Previous GeneCards Identifiers 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.