Aliases for FTMT Gene
External Ids for FTMT Gene
GeneCards Summary for FTMT Gene
FTMT (Ferritin Mitochondrial) is a Protein Coding gene. Diseases associated with FTMT include pneumothorax and spontaneous pneumothorax. Among its related pathways are Mineral absorption and Metabolism of porphyrins. GO annotations related to this gene include ferric iron binding and ferroxidase activity. An important paralog of this gene is FTL.
UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for FTMT Gene
Stores iron in a soluble, non-toxic, readily available form. Important for iron homeostasis. Has ferroxidase activity. Iron is taken up in the ferrous form and deposited as ferric hydroxides after oxidation.