FECH 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; Lyase; Mitochondrial
Cellular Component:  mitochondrial inner membrane
Molecular Function:  2 iron, 2 sulfur cluster binding; metal ion binding
Reference #:  P22600 (UniProtKB)
Alt. Names/Synonyms: FECH; Ferrochelatase, mitochondrial; ferrochelatase, mitochondrial precursor
Gene Symbols: FECH
Molecular weight: 46,935 Da
Basal Isoelectric point: 9.05  Predict pI for various phosphorylation states
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Cross-references to other databases:  Pfam  |  UniProtKB  |  Entrez-Gene  |  GenPept  |  Ensembl Gene  |  Ensembl Protein