MT1E Metallothioneins have a high content of cysteine residues that bind various heavy metals; these proteins are transcriptionally regulated by both heavy metals and glucocorticoids. Belongs to the metallothionein superfamily. Type 1 family. 2 alternatively spliced human isoforms have been reported. Note: This description may include information from UniProtKB.
Protein type: Carrier
Chromosomal Location of Human Ortholog: 16q13
Cellular Component:  cytoplasm; nucleus; perinuclear region of cytoplasm
Molecular Function:  zinc ion binding
Biological Process:  cellular response to cadmium ion; cellular response to zinc ion; negative regulation of growth
Reference #:  P04732 (UniProtKB)
Alt. Names/Synonyms: metallothionein 1E; metallothionein 1E (functional); metallothionein D; Metallothionein-1E; Metallothionein-IE; MT-1E; MT-IE; MT1; MT1E; MTD
Gene Symbols: MT1E
Molecular weight: 6,014 Da
Basal Isoelectric point: 8.38  Predict pI for various phosphorylation states
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