metallothioneins
Small cysteine-rich metal-binding proteins found in the cytoplasm of many eukaryotes. Synthesis can be induced by heavy metals such as zinc, cadmium, copper and mercury, and metallothioneins probably serve a protective function. Metallothionein gene promoters are used in studies of gene expression.

Dictionary of molecular biology. 2004.

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