Literature associating TFR2 and iron metabolism disease
Transferrin receptor protein 2; Mediates cellular uptake of transferrin-bound iron in a non-iron dependent manner. May be involved in iron metabolism, hepatocyte function and erythrocyte differentiation; Belongs to the peptidase M28 family. M28B subfamily.
Synonyms: TFR2, TFR2p, hTFR2, E7ET36, Q9UP52 ...