Aliases for MT1E Gene
External Ids for MT1E Gene
Previous HGNC Symbols for MT1E Gene
Previous GeneCards Identifiers for MT1E Gene
GeneCards Summary for MT1E Gene
MT1E (Metallothionein 1E) is a Protein Coding gene. Diseases associated with MT1E include prostate cancer. Among its related pathways are Mineral absorption. 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 MT1E 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