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Aliases for PNPLA7 Gene

Aliases for PNPLA7 Gene

  • Patatin Like Phospholipase Domain Containing 7 2 3 5
  • C9orf111 3 4
  • Patatin-Like Phospholipase Domain-Containing Protein 7 3
  • Patatin-Like Phospholipase Domain Containing 7 2
  • Chromosome 9 Open Reading Frame 111 2
  • EC 56
  • EC 3.1.1.- 4
  • NTE-R1 3
  • NTEL1 3

External Ids for PNPLA7 Gene

Previous HGNC Symbols for PNPLA7 Gene

  • C9orf111

Previous GeneCards Identifiers for PNPLA7 Gene

  • GC09M139474
  • GC09M140354
  • GC09M109818

Summaries for PNPLA7 Gene

Entrez Gene Summary for PNPLA7 Gene

  • Human patatin-like phospholipases, such as PNPLA7, have been implicated in regulation of adipocyte differentiation and have been induced by metabolic stimuli (Wilson et al., 2006 [PubMed 16799181]).[supplied by OMIM, Jun 2008]

GeneCards Summary for PNPLA7 Gene

PNPLA7 (Patatin Like Phospholipase Domain Containing 7) is a Protein Coding gene. Among its related pathways are PI Metabolism and Metabolism. Gene Ontology (GO) annotations related to this gene include lysophospholipase activity. An important paralog of this gene is PNPLA6.

UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for PNPLA7 Gene

  • Serine hydrolase, whose specific chemical modification by certain organophosphorus (OP) compounds leads to distal axonopathy.

Additional gene information for PNPLA7 Gene

No data available for CIViC summary , Tocris Summary , Gene Wiki entry , PharmGKB "VIP" Summary , fRNAdb sequence ontologies and piRNA Summary for PNPLA7 Gene

Genomics for PNPLA7 Gene

GeneHancer (GH) Regulatory Elements for PNPLA7 Gene

Promoters and enhancers for PNPLA7 Gene
GeneHancer (GH) Identifier GH Type GH
GH Sources Gene Association Score Total Score TSS distance (kb) Number of Genes Away Size (kb) Transcription Factor
Binding Sites
Gene Targets
GH09I137549 Promoter/Enhancer 2 EPDnew Ensembl ENCODE 576.9 -0.3 -333 3.4 HDGF PKNOX1 CLOCK FOXA2 ARNT ARID4B SIN3A DMAP1 ZBTB7B POLR2B PNPLA7 MRPL41 ZMYND19 DPH7 GC09M137538
GH09I137548 Enhancer 0.2 ENCODE 550.8 +2.0 1953 0.3 PNPLA7 PIR44519 GC09M137538
GH09I137592 Enhancer 1.2 FANTOM5 Ensembl ENCODE dbSUPER 16.3 -42.4 -42403 2 ESRRA KLF1 FOXA2 HLF ZNF384 ZBTB8A ZNF623 NFIL3 MTA1 GLIS1 EHMT1 PNPLA7 GRIN1 RNF208 CACNA1B TPRN ZMYND19 ARRDC1 GC09M137538
GH09I137682 Enhancer 1.1 Ensembl ENCODE dbSUPER 14.6 -131.8 -131824 0.6 SP2 EBF1 TSHZ1 ZIC2 OSR2 ZFHX2 GLIS2 ZNF366 GLIS1 ZBTB33 PNPLA7 ARRDC1-AS1 EHMT1 ARRDC1 ZMYND19 EXD3 NOXA1 SETP5 ENSG00000283411 GC09P137764
GH09I137233 Promoter/Enhancer 2.7 EPDnew FANTOM5 Ensembl ENCODE dbSUPER 3.8 +312.6 312589 9.9 CLOCK MLX FEZF1 DMAP1 YY1 ZNF213 E2F8 ZNF416 ZNF143 SP3 TUBB4B EHMT1 SDCCAG3 ANAPC2 NDOR1 DPH7 INPP5E LOC651337 MAN1B1 SNHG7
- Elite GeneHancer and/or Elite GeneHancer-gene association Download GeneHancer data dump

GeneHancers around PNPLA7 on UCSC Golden Path with GeneCards custom track

Top Transcription factor binding sites by QIAGEN in the PNPLA7 gene promoter:

Genomic Locations for PNPLA7 Gene

Genomic Locations for PNPLA7 Gene
91,424 bases
Minus strand

Genomic View for PNPLA7 Gene

Genes around PNPLA7 on UCSC Golden Path with GeneCards custom track

Cytogenetic band:
PNPLA7 Gene in genomic location: bands according to Ensembl, locations according to GeneLoc (and/or Entrez Gene and/or Ensembl if different)
Genomic Location for PNPLA7 Gene
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RefSeq DNA sequence for PNPLA7 Gene

Proteins for PNPLA7 Gene

  • Protein details for PNPLA7 Gene (UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot)

    Protein Symbol:
    Recommended name:
    Patatin-like phospholipase domain-containing protein 7
    Protein Accession:
    Secondary Accessions:
    • B5MDD3
    • Q5T364
    • Q658X0
    • Q658Y3
    • Q6ZTS1
    • Q86YU8
    • Q8TAY5
    • Q96N75
    • Q9H7N5

    Protein attributes for PNPLA7 Gene

    1317 amino acids
    Molecular mass:
    145733 Da
    Quaternary structure:
    No Data Available
    • Sequence=BAB71033.1; Type=Erroneous initiation; Note=Translation N-terminally extended.; Evidence={ECO:0000305}; Sequence=CAI14579.1; Type=Erroneous gene model prediction; Evidence={ECO:0000305};

    Alternative splice isoforms for PNPLA7 Gene


neXtProt entry for PNPLA7 Gene

Selected DME Specific Peptides for PNPLA7 Gene


Post-translational modifications for PNPLA7 Gene

  • Glycosylation at Asn728, isoforms=3, 4, 5975, Asn1014, and isoforms=4, 51233

Other Protein References for PNPLA7 Gene

Domains & Families for PNPLA7 Gene

Gene Families for PNPLA7 Gene

Suggested Antigen Peptide Sequences for PNPLA7 Gene

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Graphical View of Domain Structure for InterPro Entry



  • Belongs to the NTE family.
  • Belongs to the NTE family.
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Function for PNPLA7 Gene

Molecular function for PNPLA7 Gene

UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot Function:
Serine hydrolase, whose specific chemical modification by certain organophosphorus (OP) compounds leads to distal axonopathy.

Enzyme Numbers (IUBMB) for PNPLA7 Gene

Phenotypes From GWAS Catalog for PNPLA7 Gene

Gene Ontology (GO) - Molecular Function for PNPLA7 Gene

GO ID Qualified GO term Evidence PubMed IDs
GO:0004622 lysophospholipase activity IBA --
GO:0016787 hydrolase activity IEA --
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Phenotypes for PNPLA7 Gene

GenomeRNAi human phenotypes for PNPLA7:
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No data available for Human Phenotype Ontology , Animal Models , Transcription Factor Targets and HOMER Transcription for PNPLA7 Gene

Localization for PNPLA7 Gene

Subcellular locations from UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for PNPLA7 Gene

Membrane; Single-pass membrane protein. Nucleus membrane; Single-pass membrane protein. Mitochondrion membrane; Single-pass membrane protein. Lysosome membrane; Single-pass membrane protein. Microsome membrane; Single-pass membrane protein. Note=Found in the nuclear, mitochondrial, lysosomal, and microsomal fractions. {ECO:0000250}.

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 PNPLA7 gene
Compartment Confidence
mitochondrion 4
nucleus 4
endoplasmic reticulum 4
cytosol 3
lysosome 3
cytoskeleton 2
plasma membrane 1
peroxisome 1
golgi apparatus 1

Subcellular locations from the

Human Protein Atlas (HPA)
  • Cytosol (1)
  • Microtubule organizing center (1)
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Gene Ontology (GO) - Cellular Components for PNPLA7 Gene

GO ID Qualified GO term Evidence PubMed IDs
GO:0005634 nucleus IEA --
GO:0005739 mitochondrion IEA --
GO:0005764 lysosome IEA --
GO:0005765 lysosomal membrane IEA --
GO:0005783 endoplasmic reticulum IBA --
genes like me logo Genes that share ontologies with PNPLA7: view

Pathways & Interactions for PNPLA7 Gene

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Pathways by source for PNPLA7 Gene

Interacting Proteins for PNPLA7 Gene

Gene Ontology (GO) - Biological Process for PNPLA7 Gene

GO ID Qualified GO term Evidence PubMed IDs
GO:0006629 lipid metabolic process IEA --
GO:0008152 metabolic process IEA --
GO:0016042 lipid catabolic process IEA --
GO:0032502 developmental process IBA --
genes like me logo Genes that share ontologies with PNPLA7: view

No data available for SIGNOR curated interactions for PNPLA7 Gene

Drugs & Compounds for PNPLA7 Gene

(2) Drugs for PNPLA7 Gene - From: HMDB

Name Status Disease Links Group Role Mechanism of Action Clinical Trials
Water Approved Pharma 0
Choline alfoscerate Experimental, Investigational Pharma 0

(1) Additional Compounds for PNPLA7 Gene - From: HMDB

Name Synonyms Role CAS Number PubChem IDs PubMed IDs
genes like me logo Genes that share compounds with PNPLA7: view

Transcripts for PNPLA7 Gene

Unigene Clusters for PNPLA7 Gene

Patatin-like phospholipase domain containing 7:
Representative Sequences:

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Alternative Splicing Database (ASD) splice patterns (SP) for PNPLA7 Gene

ExUns: 1 ^ 2 ^ 3 ^ 4 ^ 5 ^ 6 ^ 7 ^ 8 ^ 9 ^ 10 ^ 11 ^ 12 ^ 13 ^ 14a · 14b ^ 15 ^ 16 ^ 17 ^ 18 ^ 19 ^ 20 ^ 21
SP1: -
SP2: -

Relevant External Links for PNPLA7 Gene

GeneLoc Exon Structure for
ECgene alternative splicing isoforms for

Expression for PNPLA7 Gene

mRNA expression in normal human tissues from GTEx, Illumina, BioGPS, and CGAP SAGE for PNPLA7 Gene

Protein differential expression in normal tissues from HIPED for PNPLA7 Gene

This gene is overexpressed in Liver, secretome (22.0), Peripheral blood mononuclear cells (15.4), Pancreatic juice (13.5), and Platelet (11.6).

Integrated Proteomics: protein expression in normal tissues and cell lines from ProteomicsDB, PaxDb, and MOPED for PNPLA7 Gene

NURSA nuclear receptor signaling pathways regulating expression of PNPLA7 Gene:


SOURCE GeneReport for Unigene cluster for PNPLA7 Gene:


Evidence on tissue expression from TISSUES for PNPLA7 Gene

  • Nervous system(4.3)
  • Liver(4.1)
  • Lymph node(4.1)
  • Spleen(4.1)
  • Stomach(4.1)
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No data available for mRNA expression in embryonic tissues and stem cells from LifeMap Discovery , mRNA differential expression in normal tissues , Protein tissue co-expression partners , mRNA Expression by UniProt/SwissProt and Phenotype-based relationships between genes and organs from Gene ORGANizer for PNPLA7 Gene

Orthologs for PNPLA7 Gene

This gene was present in the common ancestor of animals and fungi.

Orthologs for PNPLA7 Gene

Organism Taxonomy Gene Similarity Type Details
(Pan troglodytes)
Mammalia PNPLA7 34
  • 97 (a)
(Canis familiaris)
Mammalia PNPLA7 33 34
  • 84.66 (n)
(Bos Taurus)
Mammalia PNPLA7 33 34
  • 84.13 (n)
(Rattus norvegicus)
Mammalia Pnpla7 33
  • 81.09 (n)
(Mus musculus)
Mammalia Pnpla7 33 16 34
  • 80.73 (n)
(Ornithorhynchus anatinus)
Mammalia PNPLA7 34
  • 74 (a)
(Monodelphis domestica)
Mammalia PNPLA7 34
  • 65 (a)
(Gallus gallus)
Aves PNPLA7 33 34
  • 72.01 (n)
(Anolis carolinensis)
Reptilia PNPLA7 34
  • 69 (a)
tropical clawed frog
(Silurana tropicalis)
Amphibia pnpla6 33
  • 72.61 (n)
Str.17512 33
(Danio rerio)
Actinopterygii pnpla7a 34
  • 67 (a)
pnpla7b 33 34
  • 66.31 (n)
rainbow trout
(Oncorhynchus mykiss)
Actinopterygii Omy.8816 33
African malaria mosquito
(Anopheles gambiae)
Insecta AgaP_AGAP000467 33
  • 57 (n)
fruit fly
(Drosophila melanogaster)
Insecta sws 33 34
  • 53.47 (n)
(Caenorhabditis elegans)
Secernentea ZK370.4 33 34
  • 48.27 (n)
M110.7 34
  • 33 (a)
baker's yeast
(Saccharomyces cerevisiae)
Saccharomycetes NTE1 34
  • 20 (a)
sea squirt
(Ciona savignyi)
Ascidiacea -- 34
  • 45 (a)
Species where no ortholog for PNPLA7 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)
  • 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 PNPLA7 Gene

Gene Tree for PNPLA7 (if available)
Gene Tree for PNPLA7 (if available)

Paralogs for PNPLA7 Gene

Paralogs for PNPLA7 Gene

(1) SIMAP similar genes for PNPLA7 Gene using alignment to 3 proteins:

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Variants for PNPLA7 Gene

Sequence variations from dbSNP and Humsavar for PNPLA7 Gene

SNP ID Clin Chr 09 pos Variation AA Info Type
rs587781103 conflicting-interpretations-of-pathogenicity, not specified 137,459,023(-) C/T downstream_transcript_variant
rs1000029510 -- 137,502,917(-) T/C intron_variant
rs1000029641 -- 137,493,528(-) A/G intron_variant
rs1000080034 -- 137,472,205(-) C/G genic_downstream_transcript_variant, intron_variant
rs1000097915 -- 137,504,330(-) G/A/C intron_variant

Structural Variations from Database of Genomic Variants (DGV) for PNPLA7 Gene

Variant ID Type Subtype PubMed ID
dgv1248n67 CNV gain 20364138
dgv1249n67 CNV gain 20364138
dgv13012n54 CNV loss 21841781
dgv1388e199 CNV deletion 23128226
dgv4179n106 CNV duplication 24896259
esv1491510 CNV deletion 17803354
esv1920878 CNV deletion 18987734
esv2007027 CNV deletion 18987734
esv2739454 CNV deletion 23290073
esv2739455 CNV deletion 23290073
esv2739456 CNV deletion 23290073
esv2739457 CNV deletion 23290073
esv2739458 CNV deletion 23290073
esv3369955 CNV duplication 20981092
esv3418530 CNV duplication 20981092
esv3545667 CNV deletion 23714750
esv3573432 CNV loss 25503493
esv3622035 CNV loss 21293372
esv3622037 CNV loss 21293372
esv992019 CNV insertion 20482838
nsv1075701 CNV deletion 25765185
nsv1078658 CNV duplication 25765185
nsv1119621 CNV deletion 24896259
nsv1126933 CNV deletion 24896259
nsv1142715 CNV deletion 24896259
nsv1152315 CNV duplication 26484159
nsv524322 CNV loss 19592680
nsv616023 CNV loss 21841781
nsv6772 CNV insertion 18451855
nsv831762 CNV loss 17160897
nsv831763 CNV loss 17160897
nsv951208 CNV deletion 24416366
nsv951209 CNV deletion 24416366
nsv951210 CNV deletion 24416366

Variation tolerance for PNPLA7 Gene

Residual Variation Intolerance Score: 99.5% of all genes are more intolerant (likely to be disease-causing)
Gene Damage Index Score: 9.63; 89.10% of all genes are more intolerant (likely to be disease-causing)

Additional Variant Information for PNPLA7 Gene

SNPedia medical, phenotypic, and genealogical associations of SNPs for

No data available for Polymorphic Variants from UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for PNPLA7 Gene

Disorders for PNPLA7 Gene

Additional Disease Information for PNPLA7

No disorders were found for PNPLA7 Gene.

No data available for MalaCards , UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot and Genatlas for PNPLA7 Gene

Publications for PNPLA7 Gene

  1. Mammalian patatin domain containing proteins: a family with diverse lipolytic activities involved in multiple biological functions. (PMID: 19029121) Kienesberger PC … Zechner R (Journal of lipid research 2009) 2 3 58
  2. Characterization of the human patatin-like phospholipase family. (PMID: 16799181) Wilson PA … Crowther DJ (Journal of lipid research 2006) 2 3 58
  3. Complete sequencing and characterization of 21,243 full-length human cDNAs. (PMID: 14702039) Ota T … Sugano S (Nature genetics 2004) 3 4 58
  4. Loss of neuropathy target esterase in mice links organophosphate exposure to hyperactivity. (PMID: 12640454) Winrow CJ … Barlow C (Nature genetics 2003) 2 3 58
  5. Correlation analysis of the PNPLA7 gene polymorphism and susceptibility to menstrual disorder. (PMID: 25867316) Su Y … Zhao ZG (Genetics and molecular research : GMR 2015) 3 58

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