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Aliases for HSPA12A Gene

Aliases for HSPA12A Gene

  • Heat Shock Protein Family A (Hsp70) Member 12A 2 3 5
  • Heat Shock 70kDa Protein 12A 2
  • Heat Shock 70kD Protein 12A 2
  • KIAA0417 4

External Ids for HSPA12A Gene

Previous GeneCards Identifiers for HSPA12A Gene

  • GC00U991243
  • GC10U900081
  • GC10M118095
  • GC10M118420
  • GC10M112058

Summaries for HSPA12A Gene

GeneCards Summary for HSPA12A Gene

HSPA12A (Heat Shock Protein Family A (Hsp70) Member 12A) is a Protein Coding gene. Among its related pathways are Cellular response to heat stress and Cellular Senescence. An important paralog of this gene is HSPA12B.

No data available for Entrez Gene Summary , UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot , Tocris Summary , Gene Wiki entry , PharmGKB "VIP" Summary , fRNAdb sequence ontologies and piRNA Summary for HSPA12A Gene

Genomics for HSPA12A Gene

Regulatory Elements for HSPA12A Gene

Enhancers for HSPA12A Gene
GeneHancer Identifier Score Enhancer Sources TSS distance (kb) Number of Genes Away Size (kb) Transcription Factor Binding Sites within enhancer Other Gene Targets for Enhancer

Enhancers around HSPA12A on UCSC Golden Path with GeneCards custom track

Promoters for HSPA12A Gene
Ensembl Regulatory Elements (ENSRs) TSS Distance (bp) Size (bp) Binding Sites for Transcription Factors within promoters

ENSRs around HSPA12A on UCSC Golden Path with GeneCards custom track

Genomic Location for HSPA12A Gene

116,671,192 bp from pter
116,850,814 bp from pter
179,623 bases
Minus strand

Genomic View for HSPA12A Gene

Genes around HSPA12A on UCSC Golden Path with GeneCards custom track

Cytogenetic band:
HSPA12A Gene in genomic location: bands according to Ensembl, locations according to GeneLoc (and/or Entrez Gene and/or Ensembl if different)
Genomic Location for HSPA12A Gene
GeneLoc Logo Genomic Neighborhood Exon StructureGene Density

RefSeq DNA sequence for HSPA12A Gene

Proteins for HSPA12A Gene

  • Protein details for HSPA12A Gene (UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot)

    Protein Symbol:
    Recommended name:
    Heat shock 70 kDa protein 12A
    Protein Accession:

    Protein attributes for HSPA12A Gene

    675 amino acids
    Molecular mass:
    74978 Da
    Quaternary structure:
    No Data Available
    • Sequence=BAA24847.1; Type=Erroneous initiation; Evidence={ECO:0000305};

neXtProt entry for HSPA12A Gene

Proteomics data for HSPA12A Gene at MOPED

Post-translational modifications for HSPA12A Gene

  • Modification sites at PhosphoSitePlus
  • Modification sites at neXtProt

Other Protein References for HSPA12A Gene

ENSEMBL proteins:
REFSEQ proteins:

No data available for DME Specific Peptides for HSPA12A Gene

Domains & Families for HSPA12A Gene

Gene Families for HSPA12A Gene

Protein Domains for HSPA12A Gene


Suggested Antigen Peptide Sequences for HSPA12A Gene

GenScript: Design optimal peptide antigens:

Graphical View of Domain Structure for InterPro Entry



  • Belongs to the heat shock protein 70 family.
  • Belongs to the heat shock protein 70 family.
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Function for HSPA12A Gene

Gene Ontology (GO) - Molecular Function for HSPA12A Gene

GO ID Qualified GO term Evidence PubMed IDs
GO:0005524 ATP binding IEA --
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Phenotypes for HSPA12A Gene

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miRNA for HSPA12A Gene

miRTarBase miRNAs that target HSPA12A

No data available for Molecular function , Enzyme Numbers (IUBMB) , Human Phenotype Ontology , Animal Models , Transcription Factor Targets and HOMER Transcription for HSPA12A Gene

Localization for HSPA12A Gene

Subcellular locations from

Jensen Localization Image for HSPA12A Gene COMPARTMENTS Subcellular localization image for HSPA12A gene
Compartment Confidence
extracellular 5
cytosol 2
nucleus 2
golgi apparatus 1
peroxisome 1

No data available for Subcellular locations from UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot and Gene Ontology (GO) - Cellular Components for HSPA12A Gene

Pathways & Interactions for HSPA12A Gene

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Pathways by source for HSPA12A Gene

Gene Ontology (GO) - Biological Process for HSPA12A Gene


No data available for SIGNOR curated interactions for HSPA12A Gene

Drugs & Compounds for HSPA12A Gene

No Compound Related Data Available

Transcripts for HSPA12A Gene

Unigene Clusters for HSPA12A Gene

Heat shock 70kDa protein 12A:
Representative Sequences:

Alternative Splicing Database (ASD) splice patterns (SP) for HSPA12A Gene

No ASD Table

Relevant External Links for HSPA12A Gene

GeneLoc Exon Structure for
ECgene alternative splicing isoforms for

Expression for HSPA12A Gene

mRNA expression in normal human tissues for HSPA12A Gene

mRNA differential expression in normal tissues according to GTEx for HSPA12A Gene

This gene is overexpressed in Nerve - Tibial (x4.8) and Brain - Frontal Cortex (BA9) (x4.0).

Protein differential expression in normal tissues from HIPED for HSPA12A Gene

This gene is overexpressed in Frontal cortex (20.0), Brain (13.0), Spinal cord (11.2), and Retina (6.9).

Integrated Proteomics: protein expression in normal tissues and cell lines from ProteomicsDB, PaxDb, MOPED, and MaxQB for HSPA12A Gene

SOURCE GeneReport for Unigene cluster for HSPA12A Gene Hs.648448

mRNA Expression by UniProt/SwissProt for HSPA12A Gene

Tissue specificity: Widely expressed with highest levels in brain, kidney and muscle.
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Protein tissue co-expression partners for HSPA12A Gene

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Orthologs for HSPA12A Gene

This gene was present in the common ancestor of chordates.

Orthologs for HSPA12A Gene

Organism Taxonomy Gene Similarity Type Details
(Bos Taurus)
Mammalia HSPA12A 35
  • 92.35 (n)
  • 97.19 (a)
HSPA12A 36
  • 96 (a)
(Canis familiaris)
Mammalia HSPA12A 35
  • 91.69 (n)
  • 97.89 (a)
HSPA12A 36
  • 97 (a)
(Mus musculus)
Mammalia Hspa12a 35
  • 89.32 (n)
  • 96.59 (a)
Hspa12a 16
Hspa12a 36
  • 95 (a)
(Pan troglodytes)
Mammalia HSPA12A 35
  • 99.66 (n)
  • 99.83 (a)
HSPA12A 36
  • 100 (a)
(Rattus norvegicus)
Mammalia Hspa12a 35
  • 89.37 (n)
  • 97.03 (a)
(Monodelphis domestica)
Mammalia HSPA12A 36
  • 91 (a)
(Ornithorhynchus anatinus)
Mammalia HSPA12A 36
  • 92 (a)
(Gallus gallus)
Aves HSPA12A 35
  • 78.59 (n)
  • 90.26 (a)
HSPA12A 36
  • 91 (a)
(Anolis carolinensis)
Reptilia HSPA12A 36
  • 88 (a)
tropical clawed frog
(Silurana tropicalis)
Amphibia hspa12a 35
  • 77.47 (n)
  • 84.85 (a)
(Danio rerio)
Actinopterygii hspa12a 36
  • 81 (a)
sea squirt
(Ciona savignyi)
Ascidiacea -- 36
  • 53 (a)
Species with no ortholog for HSPA12A:
  • A. gosspyii yeast (Ashbya gossypii)
  • Actinobacteria (Mycobacterium tuberculosis)
  • African clawed frog (Xenopus laevis)
  • African malaria mosquito (Anopheles gambiae)
  • 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)
  • fruit fly (Drosophila melanogaster)
  • 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)
  • rainbow trout (Oncorhynchus mykiss)
  • 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)
  • worm (Caenorhabditis elegans)

Evolution for HSPA12A Gene

Gene Tree for HSPA12A (if available)
Gene Tree for HSPA12A (if available)

Paralogs for HSPA12A Gene

Paralogs for HSPA12A Gene

(1) SIMAP similar genes for HSPA12A Gene using alignment to 3 proteins:

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Variants for HSPA12A Gene

Sequence variations from dbSNP and Humsavar for HSPA12A Gene

SNP ID Clin Chr 10 pos Sequence Context AA Info Type
rs1468539 -- 116,722,975(-) GCCTG(C/G)TGTTT intron-variant
rs1558202 -- 116,739,380(-) ACGTT(C/G)ACTTT intron-variant
rs1613311 -- 116,802,758(+) TCCCT(C/G)GCAGG intron-variant
rs1614092 -- 116,829,668(+) AAACA(A/G)AGATT intron-variant
rs1614273 -- 116,727,274(-) ATCTA(A/G)TGCCA intron-variant, utr-variant-5-prime

Structural Variations from Database of Genomic Variants (DGV) for HSPA12A Gene

Variant ID Type Subtype PubMed ID
esv2092121 CNV Deletion 18987734
esv2741295 CNV Deletion 23290073
esv2741306 CNV Deletion 23290073
esv2666855 CNV Deletion 23128226
nsv825576 CNV Gain 20364138
esv1009263 CNV Insertion 20482838
esv1124964 CNV Insertion 17803354
nsv7562 CNV Loss 18451855

Variation tolerance for HSPA12A Gene

Residual Variation Intolerance Score: 27.9% of all genes are more intolerant (likely to be disease-causing)
Gene Damage Index Score: 2.20; 39.71% of all genes are more intolerant (likely to be disease-causing)

No data available for Polymorphic Variants from UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot and Relevant External Links for HSPA12A Gene

Disorders for HSPA12A Gene

Relevant External Links for HSPA12A

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

No disorders were found for HSPA12A Gene.

No data available for MalaCards , UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot and Genatlas for HSPA12A Gene

Publications for HSPA12A Gene

  1. Two Hsp70 family members expressed in atherosclerotic lesions. (PMID: 12552099) Han Z. … Breslow J.L. (Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. U.S.A. 2003) 2 3 4 67
  2. Heat shock protein 12A shows reduced expression in the prefrontal cortex of subjects with schizophrenia. (PMID: 15601604) Pongrac J.L. … Mirnics K. (Biol. Psychiatry 2004) 3 23
  3. Upregulation of heat shock proteins (HSPA12A, HSP90B1, HSPA4, HSPA5 and HSPA6) in tumour tissues is associated with poor outcomes from HBV-related early-stage hepatocellular carcinoma. (PMID: 25798051) Yang Z. … Chen X. (Int J Med Sci 2015) 3
  4. The BioPlex Network: A Systematic Exploration of the Human Interactome. (PMID: 26186194) Huttlin E.L. … Gygi S.P. (Cell 2015) 3
  5. A Dynamic Protein Interaction Landscape of the Human Centrosome-Cilium Interface. (PMID: 26638075) Gupta G.D. … Pelletier L. (Cell 2015) 3

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