DISEASES

Disease-gene associations mined from literature

Literature associating MFI2 and chromosome 3q29 microdeletion syndrome

MFI2 [ENSP00000296350]

Antigen p97 (melanoma associated) identified by monoclonal antibodies 133.2 and 96.5; Involved in iron cellular uptake. Seems to be internalized and then recycled back to the cell membrane. Binds a single atom of iron per subunit. Could also bind zinc.

Synonyms:  MFI2,  MFI2p,  hMFI2,  C9JVN1,  MELTF ...

Linkouts:  STRING  Pharos  UniProt  OMIM