Literature associating MFI2 and chromosome 3q29 microdeletion syndrome
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 ...