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Aliases for SLFN12 Gene

Aliases for SLFN12 Gene

  • Schlafen Family Member 12 2 3 5
  • SLFN3 3

External Ids for SLFN12 Gene

Previous GeneCards Identifiers for SLFN12 Gene

  • GC17M030763
  • GC17M033738
  • GC17M029923

Summaries for SLFN12 Gene

GeneCards Summary for SLFN12 Gene

SLFN12 (Schlafen Family Member 12) is a Protein Coding gene. An important paralog of this gene is SLFN12L.

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 SLFN12 Gene

Genomics for SLFN12 Gene

Regulatory Elements for SLFN12 Gene

Enhancers for SLFN12 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
- Elite enhancer/Elite enhancer-gene association

Enhancers around SLFN12 on UCSC Golden Path with GeneCards custom track

Promoters for SLFN12 Gene
Ensembl Regulatory Elements (ENSRs) TSS Distance (bp) Size (bp) Binding Sites for Transcription Factors within promoters

Genomic Location for SLFN12 Gene

35,409,650 bp from pter
35,433,283 bp from pter
23,634 bases
Minus strand

Genomic View for SLFN12 Gene

Genes around SLFN12 on UCSC Golden Path with GeneCards custom track

Cytogenetic band:
SLFN12 Gene in genomic location: bands according to Ensembl, locations according to GeneLoc (and/or Entrez Gene and/or Ensembl if different)
Genomic Location for SLFN12 Gene
GeneLoc Logo Genomic Neighborhood Exon StructureGene Density

RefSeq DNA sequence for SLFN12 Gene

Proteins for SLFN12 Gene

  • Protein details for SLFN12 Gene (UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot)

    Protein Symbol:
    Recommended name:
    Schlafen family member 12
    Protein Accession:
    Secondary Accessions:
    • A8K711
    • Q9NP47

    Protein attributes for SLFN12 Gene

    578 amino acids
    Molecular mass:
    66972 Da
    Quaternary structure:
    No Data Available

neXtProt entry for SLFN12 Gene

Post-translational modifications for SLFN12 Gene

  • Modification sites at PhosphoSitePlus
  • Modification sites at neXtProt

Other Protein References for SLFN12 Gene

No data available for DME Specific Peptides for SLFN12 Gene

Domains & Families for SLFN12 Gene

Gene Families for SLFN12 Gene

Protein Domains for SLFN12 Gene


Suggested Antigen Peptide Sequences for SLFN12 Gene

GenScript: Design optimal peptide antigens:

Graphical View of Domain Structure for InterPro Entry



  • Belongs to the Schlafen family.
  • Belongs to the Schlafen family.
genes like me logo Genes that share domains with SLFN12: view

Function for SLFN12 Gene

Gene Ontology (GO) - Molecular Function for SLFN12 Gene

GO ID Qualified GO term Evidence PubMed IDs
GO:0005524 ATP binding IEA --
genes like me logo Genes that share ontologies with SLFN12: view

Phenotypes for SLFN12 Gene

GenomeRNAi human phenotypes for SLFN12:
genes like me logo Genes that share phenotypes with SLFN12: view

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No data available for Molecular function , Enzyme Numbers (IUBMB) , Human Phenotype Ontology , Animal Models , Transcription Factor Targets and HOMER Transcription for SLFN12 Gene

Localization for SLFN12 Gene

Subcellular locations from

Jensen Localization Image for SLFN12 Gene COMPARTMENTS Subcellular localization image for SLFN12 gene
Compartment Confidence
cytosol 2
nucleus 2
peroxisome 1

No data available for Subcellular locations from UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot and Gene Ontology (GO) - Cellular Components for SLFN12 Gene

Pathways & Interactions for SLFN12 Gene

SuperPathways for SLFN12 Gene

No Data Available

Interacting Proteins for SLFN12 Gene

STRING Interaction Network Preview (showing 1 interactants - click image to see details)
Selected Interacting proteins: ENSP00000302077 Q8IYM2-SLN12_HUMAN for SLFN12 Gene via STRING IID

Gene Ontology (GO) - Biological Process for SLFN12 Gene


No data available for Pathways by source and SIGNOR curated interactions for SLFN12 Gene

Drugs & Compounds for SLFN12 Gene

No Compound Related Data Available

Transcripts for SLFN12 Gene

Unigene Clusters for SLFN12 Gene

Schlafen family member 12:
Representative Sequences:

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Alternative Splicing Database (ASD) splice patterns (SP) for SLFN12 Gene

No ASD Table

Relevant External Links for SLFN12 Gene

GeneLoc Exon Structure for
ECgene alternative splicing isoforms for

Expression for SLFN12 Gene

mRNA expression in normal human tissues for SLFN12 Gene

mRNA expression in embryonic tissues and stem cells from LifeMap Discovery

Protein differential expression in normal tissues from HIPED for SLFN12 Gene

This gene is overexpressed in Testis (69.0).

Integrated Proteomics: protein expression in normal tissues and cell lines from ProteomicsDB and MOPED for SLFN12 Gene

Protein tissue co-expression partners for SLFN12 Gene

- Elite partner

NURSA nuclear receptor signaling pathways regulating expression of SLFN12 Gene:


SOURCE GeneReport for Unigene cluster for SLFN12 Gene:

genes like me logo Genes that share expression patterns with SLFN12: view

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No data available for mRNA differential expression in normal tissues and mRNA Expression by UniProt/SwissProt for SLFN12 Gene

Orthologs for SLFN12 Gene

This gene was present in the common ancestor of mammals.

Orthologs for SLFN12 Gene

Organism Taxonomy Gene Similarity Type Details
(Bos Taurus)
Mammalia SLFN12L 34
  • 76.83 (n)
  • 64.13 (a)
-- 35
  • 67 (a)
(Canis familiaris)
Mammalia SLFN12 34
  • 76.4 (n)
  • 65.7 (a)
(Pan troglodytes)
Mammalia SLFN12 34
  • 99.65 (n)
  • 99.31 (a)
SLFN12 35
  • 99 (a)
(Rattus norvegicus)
Mammalia Slfn4 34
  • 66.12 (n)
  • 49.8 (a)
(Monodelphis domestica)
Mammalia -- 35
  • 16 (a)
(Mus musculus)
Mammalia Slfn1 35
  • 50 (a)
Slfn2 35
  • 49 (a)
Slfn3 35
  • 43 (a)
Slfn4 35
  • 40 (a)
Species where no ortholog for SLFN12 was found in the sources mined by GeneCards:
  • 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)
  • chicken (Gallus gallus)
  • 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)
  • lizard (Anolis carolinensis)
  • loblloly pine (Pinus taeda)
  • malaria parasite (Plasmodium falciparum)
  • medicago trunc (Medicago Truncatula)
  • moss (Physcomitrella patens)
  • orangutan (Pongo pygmaeus)
  • pig (Sus scrofa)
  • platypus (Ornithorhynchus anatinus)
  • rainbow trout (Oncorhynchus mykiss)
  • rice (Oryza sativa)
  • rice blast fungus (Magnaporthe grisea)
  • schistosome parasite (Schistosoma mansoni)
  • sea anemone (Nematostella vectensis)
  • sea squirt (Ciona intestinalis)
  • sea squirt (Ciona savignyi)
  • 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)
  • tropical clawed frog (Silurana tropicalis)
  • wheat (Triticum aestivum)
  • worm (Caenorhabditis elegans)
  • zebrafish (Danio rerio)

Evolution for SLFN12 Gene

Gene Tree for SLFN12 (if available)
Gene Tree for SLFN12 (if available)

Paralogs for SLFN12 Gene

Paralogs for SLFN12 Gene

(5) SIMAP similar genes for SLFN12 Gene using alignment to 3 proteins:

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Variants for SLFN12 Gene

Sequence variations from dbSNP and Humsavar for SLFN12 Gene

SNP ID Clin Chr 17 pos Sequence Context AA Info Type
rs1849733 - 35,422,900(+) GAGAC(A/C)CTTTC nc-transcript-variant, reference, missense
rs2586514 - 35,422,527(+) AACAC(A/G)GGGCC nc-transcript-variant, reference, missense
rs12946189 - 35,411,733(+) CTGGG(A/G)AATCA downstream-variant-500B, reference, missense
rs722374 -- 35,419,782(-) TTCTC(C/T)TGGGT intron-variant
rs722375 -- 35,419,555(-) tttgt(A/G)atgtg intron-variant

Structural Variations from Database of Genomic Variants (DGV) for SLFN12 Gene

Variant ID Type Subtype PubMed ID
dgv3142n100 CNV loss 25217958
dgv365n27 CNV loss 19166990
dgv5532n54 CNV loss 21841781
dgv5533n54 CNV loss 21841781
dgv570e214 CNV loss 21293372
dgv571e214 CNV gain 21293372
dgv907e212 CNV loss 25503493
esv1009166 CNV deletion 20482838
esv2715869 CNV deletion 23290073
esv2762399 CNV loss 21179565
esv3892997 CNV gain+loss 25118596
esv3892999 CNV loss 25118596
nsv1060927 CNV gain 25217958
nsv457728 CNV gain 19166990
nsv515566 CNV gain+loss 19592680
nsv574741 CNV loss 21841781
nsv574743 CNV loss 21841781
nsv574749 CNV gain+loss 21841781

Variation tolerance for SLFN12 Gene

Residual Variation Intolerance Score: 64.2% of all genes are more intolerant (likely to be disease-causing)
Gene Damage Index Score: 2.85; 48.15% of all genes are more intolerant (likely to be disease-causing)

Relevant External Links for SLFN12 Gene

SNPedia medical, phenotypic, and genealogical associations of SNPs for

No data available for Polymorphic Variants from UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for SLFN12 Gene

Disorders for SLFN12 Gene

Relevant External Links for SLFN12

Atlas of Genetics and Cytogenetics in Oncology and Haematology:

No disorders were found for SLFN12 Gene.

No data available for MalaCards , UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot and Genatlas for SLFN12 Gene

Publications for SLFN12 Gene

  1. Complete sequencing and characterization of 21,243 full-length human cDNAs. (PMID: 14702039) Ota T. … Sugano S. (Nat. Genet. 2004) 3 4 65
  2. The status, quality, and expansion of the NIH full-length cDNA project: the Mammalian Gene Collection (MGC). (PMID: 15489334) Gerhard D.S. … Malek J. (Genome Res. 2004) 3 4 65
  3. Generation and initial analysis of more than 15,000 full-length human and mouse cDNA sequences. (PMID: 12477932) Strausberg R.L. … Marra M.A. (Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. U.S.A. 2002) 2 3 65
  4. Schlafen 12 expression modulates prostate cancer cell differentiation. (PMID: 24768141) Kovalenko P.L. … Basson M.D. (J. Surg. Res. 2014) 3 65
  5. A Y2H-seq approach defines the human protein methyltransferase interactome. (PMID: 23455924) Weimann M. … Stelzl U. (Nat. Methods 2013) 3 65

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