FECH iso2 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 4.99.1.1; Lyase; Mitochondrial
Chromosomal Location of human Ortholog: 18q21.31
Cellular Component: 
Reference #:  P22830-2 (UniProtKB)
Alt. Names/Synonyms: EPP; EPP1; FCE; FECH; FECH iso2; ferrochelatase; ferrochelatase (protoporphyria); Ferrochelatase, mitochondrial; Heme synthase; heme synthetase; HEMH; Protoheme ferro-lyase; protoporphyria
Gene Symbols: FECH
Molecular weight: 48,625 Da
Basal Isoelectric point: 8.96  Predict pI for various phosphorylation states
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FECH iso2

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Cross-references to other databases:  Pfam  |  UniProtKB  |  Entrez-Gene  |  Ensembl Gene