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Summary Expression Phenotypes Gene Literature (11) GO Terms (4) Nucleotides (7037) Proteins (62) Interactants (500) Wiki
Gene Symbol:

Gene Name: 
ferritin, heavy polypeptide 1, gene 1

apoferritin , fhc , fth , fth1-a , fth1-b , fthl6 [+] ( Nomenclature history )

Gene Function:
iron storage protein subunit

Protein Function :
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.

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Disease Ontology:
hemochromatosis type 5

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Expression                  Development Stages                                               Embryonic Tissues                                                                Adult Tissues
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