Free for academic non-profit institutions. Other users need a Commercial license

Aliases for DNAJC12 Gene

Aliases for DNAJC12 Gene

  • DnaJ Heat Shock Protein Family (Hsp40) Member C12 2 3 5
  • DnaJ (Hsp40) Homolog, Subfamily C, Member 12 2 3
  • J Domain-Containing Protein 1 3 4
  • J Domain Protein 1 2 3
  • JDP1 3 4
  • J Domain Containing Protein 1 (JDP1) 3
  • DnaJ Homolog Subfamily C Member 12 3

External Ids for DNAJC12 Gene

Previous GeneCards Identifiers for DNAJC12 Gene

  • GC10M068902
  • GC10M069226
  • GC10M069556
  • GC10M063555

Summaries for DNAJC12 Gene

Entrez Gene Summary for DNAJC12 Gene

  • This gene encodes a member of a subclass of the HSP40/DnaJ protein family. Members of this family of proteins are associated with complex assembly, protein folding, and export. Two transcript variants encoding distinct isoforms have been identified for this gene. [provided by RefSeq, Jul 2008]

GeneCards Summary for DNAJC12 Gene

DNAJC12 (DnaJ Heat Shock Protein Family (Hsp40) Member C12) is a Protein Coding gene. An important paralog of this gene is DNAJC17.

No data available for UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot , Tocris Summary , Gene Wiki entry , PharmGKB "VIP" Summary , fRNAdb sequence ontologies and piRNA Summary for DNAJC12 Gene

Genomics for DNAJC12 Gene

Regulatory Elements for DNAJC12 Gene

Enhancers for DNAJC12 Gene
GeneHancer Identifier Enhancer Score Enhancer Sources Gene-Enhancer Score TSS distance (kb) Number of Genes Away Size (kb) Transcription Factor Binding Sites within enhancer Gene Targets for Enhancer
GH10F067815 1 ENCODE 12.4 +21.0 20982 4.3 PKNOX1 FEZF1 FOS RFX3 SMARCA4 STAT3 SP7 SUZ12 ZIC2 FOSL2 SIRT1 DNAJC12 MYPN GC10M067826 RN7SL394P RNU6-1250P
GH10F067819 1.1 FANTOM5 ENCODE 3.4 +18.1 18122 0.7 MXI1 PKNOX1 SAP130 MAX SIN3A ZNF366 SCRT2 ETV6 FOS FOXA3 DNAJC12 RN7SL394P GC10M067826 RNU6-1250P
GH10F067822 0.3 FANTOM5 3.6 +15.3 15328 0.3 SIRT1 DNAJC12 GC10M067826 RN7SL394P RNU6-1250P
GH10F067837 1 ENCODE 0.8 0.0 -40 1.1 PKNOX1 ATF1 ARNT CREB3L1 ARID4B SIN3A FEZF1 YY1 ZNF143 NFYC SIRT1 DNAJC12 ENSG00000272892
GH10F067838 0.7 Ensembl 0.8 +1.9 1891 0.2 HDAC1 ZNF362 L3MBTL2 NR2F1 NFRKB HDAC2 PRDM10 MYC MGA ZBTB20 SIRT1 DNAJC12 DNAJC19P1
- Elite enhancer and/or Elite enhancer-gene association Download GeneHancer data dump

Enhancers around DNAJC12 on UCSC Golden Path with GeneCards custom track

Promoters for DNAJC12 Gene
Ensembl Regulatory Elements (ENSRs) TSS Distance (bp) Size (bp) Binding Sites for Transcription Factors within promoters

Genomic Location for DNAJC12 Gene

67,796,665 bp from pter
67,838,191 bp from pter
41,527 bases
Minus strand

Genomic View for DNAJC12 Gene

Genes around DNAJC12 on UCSC Golden Path with GeneCards custom track

Cytogenetic band:
DNAJC12 Gene in genomic location: bands according to Ensembl, locations according to GeneLoc (and/or Entrez Gene and/or Ensembl if different)
Genomic Location for DNAJC12 Gene
GeneLoc Logo Genomic Neighborhood Exon StructureGene Density

RefSeq DNA sequence for DNAJC12 Gene

Proteins for DNAJC12 Gene

  • Protein details for DNAJC12 Gene (UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot)

    Protein Symbol:
    Recommended name:
    DnaJ homolog subfamily C member 12
    Protein Accession:
    Secondary Accessions:
    • Q5JVQ1
    • Q9UKB2

    Protein attributes for DNAJC12 Gene

    198 amino acids
    Molecular mass:
    23415 Da
    Quaternary structure:
    No Data Available

    Three dimensional structures from OCA and Proteopedia for DNAJC12 Gene

    Alternative splice isoforms for DNAJC12 Gene


neXtProt entry for DNAJC12 Gene

Post-translational modifications for DNAJC12 Gene

  • Modification sites at PhosphoSitePlus
  • Modification sites at neXtProt

Other Protein References for DNAJC12 Gene

No data available for DME Specific Peptides for DNAJC12 Gene

Domains & Families for DNAJC12 Gene

Gene Families for DNAJC12 Gene

Protein Domains for DNAJC12 Gene


Suggested Antigen Peptide Sequences for DNAJC12 Gene

GenScript: Design optimal peptide antigens:

Graphical View of Domain Structure for InterPro Entry



  • Contains 1 J domain.
  • Contains 1 J domain.
genes like me logo Genes that share domains with DNAJC12: view

Function for DNAJC12 Gene

genes like me logo Genes that share phenotypes with DNAJC12: view

Animal Model Products

miRNA for DNAJC12 Gene

miRTarBase miRNAs that target DNAJC12

Inhibitory RNA Products

Flow Cytometry Products

No data available for Molecular function , Enzyme Numbers (IUBMB) , Gene Ontology (GO) - Molecular Function , Human Phenotype Ontology , Animal Models , Transcription Factor Targets and HOMER Transcription for DNAJC12 Gene

Localization for DNAJC12 Gene

Subcellular locations from

Extracellular space Cytosol Plasma membrane Cytoskeleton Lysosome Endosome Peroxisome ER Golgi Apparatus Nucleus Mitochondrion 0 1 2 3 4 5 Confidence
COMPARTMENTS Subcellular localization image for DNAJC12 gene
Compartment Confidence
nucleus 3
cytosol 2
extracellular 1
endoplasmic reticulum 1

No data available for Subcellular locations from UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot and Gene Ontology (GO) - Cellular Components for DNAJC12 Gene

Pathways & Interactions for DNAJC12 Gene

SuperPathways for DNAJC12 Gene

No Data Available

Gene Ontology (GO) - Biological Process for DNAJC12 Gene


No data available for Pathways by source and SIGNOR curated interactions for DNAJC12 Gene

Transcripts for DNAJC12 Gene

Unigene Clusters for DNAJC12 Gene

DnaJ (Hsp40) homolog, subfamily C, member 12:
Representative Sequences:

Inhibitory RNA Products

Flow Cytometry Products

Alternative Splicing Database (ASD) splice patterns (SP) for DNAJC12 Gene

ExUns: 1a · 1b · 1c · 1d ^ 2 ^ 3 ^ 4 ^ 5 ^ 6 ^ 7a · 7b · 7c · 7d ^ 8a · 8b ^ 9a · 9b
SP1: - - - - -
SP2: - - - - - -
SP3: - - - - -
SP4: - - -
SP5: - -
SP6: - - - -

Relevant External Links for DNAJC12 Gene

GeneLoc Exon Structure for
ECgene alternative splicing isoforms for

Expression for DNAJC12 Gene

mRNA expression in normal human tissues from GTEx, Illumina, BioGPS, and SAGE for DNAJC12 Gene

mRNA differential expression in normal tissues according to GTEx for DNAJC12 Gene

This gene is overexpressed in Brain - Cerebellar Hemisphere (x4.7) and Liver (x4.2).

Protein differential expression in normal tissues from HIPED for DNAJC12 Gene

This gene is overexpressed in Heart (23.9), Liver (23.2), Testis (11.4), and Pancreas (7.1).

Integrated Proteomics: protein expression in normal tissues and cell lines from ProteomicsDB, PaxDb, MaxQB, and MOPED for DNAJC12 Gene

Protein tissue co-expression partners for DNAJC12 Gene

NURSA nuclear receptor signaling pathways regulating expression of DNAJC12 Gene:


SOURCE GeneReport for Unigene cluster for DNAJC12 Gene:


mRNA Expression by UniProt/SwissProt for DNAJC12 Gene:

Tissue specificity: Expressed at high levels in brain, heart, and testis, and at reduced levels in kidney and stomach.
genes like me logo Genes that share expression patterns with DNAJC12: view

Primer Products

Orthologs for DNAJC12 Gene

This gene was present in the common ancestor of animals.

Orthologs for DNAJC12 Gene

Organism Taxonomy Gene Similarity Type Details
(Pan troglodytes)
Mammalia DNAJC12 34 35
  • 99.16 (n)
(Canis familiaris)
Mammalia DNAJC12 34 35
  • 92.93 (n)
(Bos Taurus)
Mammalia DNAJC12 34 35
  • 89.23 (n)
(Mus musculus)
Mammalia Dnajc12 34 16 35
  • 80.13 (n)
(Rattus norvegicus)
Mammalia Dnajc12 34
  • 80.13 (n)
(Monodelphis domestica)
Mammalia DNAJC12 35
  • 68 (a)
(Ornithorhynchus anatinus)
Mammalia DNAJC12 35
  • 57 (a)
(Gallus gallus)
Aves DNAJC12 34 35
  • 70.92 (n)
(Anolis carolinensis)
Reptilia DNAJC12 35
  • 61 (a)
tropical clawed frog
(Silurana tropicalis)
Amphibia LOC100493658 34
  • 63.59 (n)
(Danio rerio)
Actinopterygii dnajc12 34 35
  • 64.44 (n)
Dr.14456 34
rainbow trout
(Oncorhynchus mykiss)
Actinopterygii Omy.937 34
African malaria mosquito
(Anopheles gambiae)
Insecta AgaP_AGAP000970 34
  • 50.46 (n)
fruit fly
(Drosophila melanogaster)
Insecta jdp 34 35
  • 48.98 (n)
(Caenorhabditis elegans)
Secernentea K07F5.16 35
  • 32 (a)
sea squirt
(Ciona savignyi)
Ascidiacea CSA.10333 35
  • 39 (a)
Species where no ortholog for DNAJC12 was found in the sources mined by GeneCards:
  • A. gosspyii yeast (Ashbya gossypii)
  • Actinobacteria (Mycobacterium tuberculosis)
  • African clawed frog (Xenopus laevis)
  • Alicante grape (Vitis vinifera)
  • alpha proteobacteria (Wolbachia pipientis)
  • amoeba (Dictyostelium discoideum)
  • Archea (Pyrococcus horikoshii)
  • baker's yeast (Saccharomyces cerevisiae)
  • barley (Hordeum vulgare)
  • beta proteobacteria (Neisseria meningitidis)
  • bread mold (Neurospora crassa)
  • Chromalveolata (Phytophthora infestans)
  • common water flea (Daphnia pulex)
  • corn (Zea mays)
  • E. coli (Escherichia coli)
  • filamentous fungi (Aspergillus nidulans)
  • Firmicute bacteria (Streptococcus pneumoniae)
  • fission yeast (Schizosaccharomyces pombe)
  • green algae (Chlamydomonas reinhardtii)
  • honey bee (Apis mellifera)
  • K. lactis yeast (Kluyveromyces lactis)
  • loblloly pine (Pinus taeda)
  • malaria parasite (Plasmodium falciparum)
  • medicago trunc (Medicago Truncatula)
  • moss (Physcomitrella patens)
  • orangutan (Pongo pygmaeus)
  • pig (Sus scrofa)
  • rice (Oryza sativa)
  • rice blast fungus (Magnaporthe grisea)
  • schistosome parasite (Schistosoma mansoni)
  • sea anemone (Nematostella vectensis)
  • sea urchin (Strongylocentrotus purpuratus)
  • sorghum (Sorghum bicolor)
  • soybean (Glycine max)
  • stem rust fungus (Puccinia graminis)
  • sugarcane (Saccharum officinarum)
  • thale cress (Arabidopsis thaliana)
  • tomato (Lycopersicon esculentum)
  • toxoplasmosis (Toxoplasma gondii)
  • Trichoplax (Trichoplax adhaerens)
  • wheat (Triticum aestivum)

Evolution for DNAJC12 Gene

Gene Tree for DNAJC12 (if available)
Gene Tree for DNAJC12 (if available)

Paralogs for DNAJC12 Gene

Paralogs for DNAJC12 Gene

(3) SIMAP similar genes for DNAJC12 Gene using alignment to 4 proteins: Pseudogenes for DNAJC12 Gene

genes like me logo Genes that share paralogs with DNAJC12: view

Variants for DNAJC12 Gene

Sequence variations from dbSNP and Humsavar for DNAJC12 Gene

SNP ID Clin Chr 10 pos Sequence Context AA Info Type
rs10762180 -- 67,836,624(+) CAAGA(A/G)TAACA intron-variant
rs10823089 -- 67,831,007(+) CATGG(C/T)GAAAC intron-variant
rs10997811 -- 67,797,837(+) AGATC(A/G)AGACC intron-variant
rs10997812 -- 67,797,977(+) GGAGG(C/T)TGCAG intron-variant
rs10997813 -- 67,799,651(+) AGGCC(A/G)AGGCG intron-variant

Structural Variations from Database of Genomic Variants (DGV) for DNAJC12 Gene

Variant ID Type Subtype PubMed ID
nsv948043 CNV duplication 23825009
nsv551433 CNV loss 21841781
nsv473022 CNV novel sequence insertion 20440878
esv3623695 CNV loss 21293372
esv1143947 CNV insertion 17803354
esv1000438 CNV insertion 20482838

Variation tolerance for DNAJC12 Gene

Residual Variation Intolerance Score: 57.7% of all genes are more intolerant (likely to be disease-causing)
Gene Damage Index Score: 2.69; 46.13% of all genes are more intolerant (likely to be disease-causing)

Relevant External Links for DNAJC12 Gene

SNPedia medical, phenotypic, and genealogical associations of SNPs for

No data available for Polymorphic Variants from UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for DNAJC12 Gene

Disorders for DNAJC12 Gene

Relevant External Links for DNAJC12

Genetic Association Database (GAD)
Human Genome Epidemiology (HuGE) Navigator
Atlas of Genetics and Cytogenetics in Oncology and Haematology:

No disorders were found for DNAJC12 Gene.

No data available for MalaCards , UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot and Genatlas for DNAJC12 Gene

Publications for DNAJC12 Gene

  1. Characterization of JDP genes, an evolutionarily conserved J domain- only protein family, from human and moths. (PMID: 10760603) Lee J. … Chung J.H. (Biochim. Biophys. Acta 2000) 2 3 4 64
  2. Association studies of 23 positional/functional candidate genes on chromosome 10 in late-onset Alzheimer's disease. (PMID: 17373700) Morgan A.R. … Williams J. (Am. J. Med. Genet. B Neuropsychiatr. Genet. 2007) 3 46 64
  3. A scan of chromosome 10 identifies a novel locus showing strong association with late-onset Alzheimer disease. (PMID: 16385451) Grupe A. … Goate A. (Am. J. Hum. Genet. 2006) 3 46 64
  4. JDP1 (DNAJC12/Hsp40) expression in breast cancer and its association with estrogen receptor status. (PMID: 16391838) De Bessa S.A. … Nagai M.A. (Int. J. Mol. Med. 2006) 3 22 64
  5. The DNA sequence and comparative analysis of human chromosome 10. (PMID: 15164054) Deloukas P. … Rogers J. (Nature 2004) 3 4 64

Products for DNAJC12 Gene

Sources for DNAJC12 Gene

Loading form....