Mt4 binds zinc

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R-MMU-5662634
Type
Reaction [binding]
Species
Mus musculus
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Mt4 binds zinc

The metallothionein Mt3 binds 7 atoms of zinc(II), 4 atoms binding the C-terminal alpha domain and 3 atoms binding the N-terminal beta domain (Tio et al. 2004, Villarreal et al. 2005).

Literature References
PubMed ID Title Journal Year
15033980 Functional differentiation in the mammalian metallothionein gene family: metal binding features of mouse MT4 and comparison with its paralog MT1

Tío, L, Villarreal, L, Atrian, S, Capdevila, M

J. Biol. Chem. 2004
15708376 Influence of chloride ligands on the structure of Zn- and Cd-metallothionein species

Villarreal, L, Tío, L, Atrian, S, Capdevila, M

Arch. Biochem. Biophys. 2005
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