Subcategory (RNA class) for MT3 Gene
Aliases for MT3 Gene
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Previous GeneCards Identifiers for MT3 Gene
GeneCards Summary for MT3 Gene
MT3 (Metallothionein 3) is a Protein Coding gene, and is affiliated with the lncRNA class. Diseases associated with MT3 include pancreatic serous cystadenoma and alzheimer disease. Among its related pathways are Disease and Metabolism. GO annotations related to this gene include copper ion binding and cysteine-type endopeptidase inhibitor activity involved in apoptotic process.
UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for MT3 Gene
Binds heavy metals. Contains three zinc and three copper atoms per polypeptide chain and only a negligible amount of cadmium. Inhibits survival and neurite formation of cortical neurons in vitro