Catalyzes the ferrous insertion into protoporphyrin IX. Belongs to the ferrochelatase family. 2 alternatively spliced human isoforms have been reported. Note: This description may include information from UniProtKB.
Protein type: Cofactor and Vitamin Metabolism - porphyrin and chlorophyll; EC 18.104.22.168; Lyase; Mitochondrial
Cellular Component: mitochondrial inner membrane
Molecular Function: 2 iron, 2 sulfur cluster binding; metal ion binding