Aliases for MT1X Gene
External Ids for MT1X Gene
Previous HGNC Symbols for MT1X Gene
Previous GeneCards Identifiers for MT1X Gene
GeneCards Summary for MT1X Gene
MT1X (Metallothionein 1X) is a Protein Coding gene. Diseases associated with MT1X include prostate cancer. Among its related pathways are Mineral absorption and Oxidative Stress. An important paralog of this gene is MT1B.
UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for MT1X 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