Subcategory (RNA class) for MT3 Gene
Aliases for MT3 Gene
External Ids for MT3 Gene
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 alzheimer disease and intrinsic factor deficiency. Among its related pathways are Metabolism and Metallothioneins bind metals. GO annotations related to this gene include drug binding and antioxidant activity.
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.