Aliases for MT1A Gene
External Ids for MT1A Gene
Previous HGNC Symbols for MT1A Gene
Previous GeneCards Identifiers for MT1A Gene
GeneCards Summary for MT1A Gene
MT1A (Metallothionein 1A) is a Protein Coding gene. Diseases associated with MT1A include cerebral lymphoma and keloids. Among its related pathways are Platinum Pathway, Pharmacokinetics/Pharmacodynamics. GO annotations related to this gene include copper ion binding and cadmium ion binding. An important paralog of this gene is MT1B.
UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for MT1A Gene
Metallothioneins have a high content of cysteine residues that bind various heavy metals; these proteins are transcriptionally regulated by both heavy metals and glucocorticoids