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HMDB Protein ID HMDBP10885
Secondary Accession Numbers
  • 17184
Name Metallothionein-1E
  1. MT-1E
  2. MT-IE
  3. Metallothionein-IE
Gene Name MT1E
Protein Type Unknown
Biological Properties
General Function Involved in metal ion binding
Specific Function Metallothioneins have a high content of cysteine residues that bind various heavy metals; these proteins are transcriptionally regulated by both heavy metals and glucocorticoids
Pathways Not Available
Reactions Not Available
GO Classification
ion binding
cation binding
metal ion binding
Cellular Location Not Available
Gene Properties
Chromosome Location Chromosome:1
Locus 16q13
Gene Sequence
>186 bp
Protein Properties
Number of Residues 61
Molecular Weight 6014.1
Theoretical pI 8.0
Pfam Domain Function
  • None
Transmembrane Regions
  • None
Protein Sequence
GenBank ID Protein 54292710
UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot ID P04732
UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot Entry Name MT1E_HUMAN
GenBank Gene ID AF348996
GeneCard ID MT1E
GenAtlas ID MT1E
General References
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  2. Schmidt CJ, Jubier MF, Hamer DH: Structure and expression of two human metallothionein-I isoform genes and a related pseudogene. J Biol Chem. 1985 Jun 25;260(12):7731-7. [PubMed:2581970 ]
  3. Hunziker PE: Amino acid sequence determination. Methods Enzymol. 1991;205:421-6. [PubMed:1779803 ]
  4. Pauwels M, van Weyenbergh J, Soumillion A, Proost P, De Ley M: Induction by zinc of specific metallothionein isoforms in human monocytes. Eur J Biochem. 1994 Feb 15;220(1):105-10. [PubMed:8119276 ]