Literature associating FTL and cataract
Ferritin, light polypeptide; Stores iron in a soluble, non-toxic, readily available form. Important for iron homeostasis. Iron is taken up in the ferrous form and deposited as ferric hydroxides after oxidation. Also plays a role in delivery of iron to cells. Mediates iron uptake in capsule cells of the developing kidney (By similarity); Belongs to the ferritin family.
Synonyms: FTL, B1Q387, B1Q3B3, FTL-001, FTL-201 ...