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Aliases for SPATA12 Gene

Aliases for SPATA12 Gene

  • Spermatogenesis Associated 12 2 3 5
  • Spermatogenesis-Related Protein 5 3 4
  • SRG5 3 4
  • Spermatogenesis-Associated Protein 12 3
  • Testicular Tissue Protein Li 184 3

External Ids for SPATA12 Gene

Previous GeneCards Identifiers for SPATA12 Gene

  • GC03P057051

Summaries for SPATA12 Gene

Entrez Gene Summary for SPATA12 Gene

  • This gene is expressed primarily in testis and may play a role in testicular development and spermatogenesis. The encoded protein may be upregulated in response to ultraviolet-C radiation. [provided by RefSeq, Dec 2015]

GeneCards Summary for SPATA12 Gene

SPATA12 (Spermatogenesis Associated 12) is a Protein Coding gene.

No data available for UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot , Tocris Summary , Gene Wiki entry , PharmGKB "VIP" Summary , fRNAdb sequence ontologies and piRNA Summary for SPATA12 Gene

Genomics for SPATA12 Gene

Regulatory Elements for SPATA12 Gene

Enhancers for SPATA12 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
GH03F056995 0.6 ENCODE 12.2 -64.8 -64824 0.1 GATAD2A CTCF ZNF654 TRIM22 ZNF384 RAD21 RFX5 TBX3 JUND ZNF366 APPL1 SPATA12 PDE12 ARHGEF3 ARHGEF3-AS1
GH03F057003 1.1 Ensembl ENCODE 12.1 -53.6 -53575 6.6 TBP CBX3 SIN3A RAD21 ZNF121 HSF1 FOS CREM ZNF263 SMARCB1 ARHGEF3 SPATA12 ARHGEF3-AS1
GH03F057001 0.5 ENCODE 12.1 -58.9 -58934 0.2 KDM1A ARHGEF3 SPATA12 ARHGEF3-AS1
GH03F056997 1.1 Ensembl ENCODE 12.1 -62.3 -62343 2.0 OSR2 ZFP64 BHLHE40 REST ZBTB20 ARHGEF3 SPATA12 ARHGEF3-AS1
GH03F057090 0.2 ENCODE 11.7 +31.2 31198 1.5 POLR2A SCRT2 SPATA12 ASB14 DNAH12 IL17RD PIR55494 GC03M057078
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Enhancers around SPATA12 on UCSC Golden Path with GeneCards custom track

Genomic Location for SPATA12 Gene

57,060,441 bp from pter
57,076,068 bp from pter
15,628 bases
Plus strand

Genomic View for SPATA12 Gene

Genes around SPATA12 on UCSC Golden Path with GeneCards custom track

Cytogenetic band:
SPATA12 Gene in genomic location: bands according to Ensembl, locations according to GeneLoc (and/or Entrez Gene and/or Ensembl if different)
Genomic Location for SPATA12 Gene
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RefSeq DNA sequence for SPATA12 Gene

Proteins for SPATA12 Gene

  • Protein details for SPATA12 Gene (UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot)

    Protein Symbol:
    Recommended name:
    Spermatogenesis-associated protein 12
    Protein Accession:
    Secondary Accessions:
    • A0AVA8
    • B2RMW1

    Protein attributes for SPATA12 Gene

    190 amino acids
    Molecular mass:
    20418 Da
    Quaternary structure:
    No Data Available

neXtProt entry for SPATA12 Gene

Post-translational modifications for SPATA12 Gene

No Post-translational modifications

Other Protein References for SPATA12 Gene

ENSEMBL proteins:
REFSEQ proteins:

No data available for DME Specific Peptides for SPATA12 Gene

Domains & Families for SPATA12 Gene

Protein Domains for SPATA12 Gene


Suggested Antigen Peptide Sequences for SPATA12 Gene

Graphical View of Domain Structure for InterPro Entry

genes like me logo Genes that share domains with SPATA12: view

No data available for Gene Families and UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for SPATA12 Gene

Function for SPATA12 Gene

Phenotypes for SPATA12 Gene

genes like me logo Genes that share phenotypes with SPATA12: view

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miRNA for SPATA12 Gene

miRTarBase miRNAs that target SPATA12

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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 SPATA12 Gene

Localization for SPATA12 Gene

Subcellular locations from

Jensen Localization Image for SPATA12 Gene COMPARTMENTS Subcellular localization image for SPATA12 gene
Compartment Confidence
cytosol 3
nucleus 3
extracellular 2
plasma membrane 2

No data available for Subcellular locations from UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot and Gene Ontology (GO) - Cellular Components for SPATA12 Gene

Pathways & Interactions for SPATA12 Gene

SuperPathways for SPATA12 Gene

No Data Available

Interacting Proteins for SPATA12 Gene

Selected Interacting proteins: Q7Z6I5-SPT12_HUMAN for SPATA12 Gene via IID

Symbol External ID(s) Details

Gene Ontology (GO) - Biological Process for SPATA12 Gene


No data available for Pathways by source and SIGNOR curated interactions for SPATA12 Gene

Transcripts for SPATA12 Gene

mRNA/cDNA for SPATA12 Gene

(2) REFSEQ mRNAs :
(4) Additional mRNA sequences :
(18) Selected AceView cDNA sequences:
(1) Ensembl transcripts including schematic representations, and UCSC links where relevant :

Unigene Clusters for SPATA12 Gene

Spermatogenesis associated 12:
Representative Sequences:

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Alternative Splicing Database (ASD) splice patterns (SP) for SPATA12 Gene

No ASD Table

Relevant External Links for SPATA12 Gene

GeneLoc Exon Structure for
ECgene alternative splicing isoforms for

Expression for SPATA12 Gene

mRNA expression in normal human tissues from GTEx, Illumina, BioGPS, and SAGE for SPATA12 Gene

mRNA differential expression in normal tissues according to GTEx for SPATA12 Gene

This gene is overexpressed in Testis (x46.2).

NURSA nuclear receptor signaling pathways regulating expression of SPATA12 Gene:


SOURCE GeneReport for Unigene cluster for SPATA12 Gene:


mRNA Expression by UniProt/SwissProt for SPATA12 Gene:

Tissue specificity: Expressed in testis.
genes like me logo Genes that share expression patterns with SPATA12: view

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No data available for mRNA expression in embryonic tissues and stem cells from LifeMap Discovery , Protein differential expression in normal tissues , Protein expression and Protein tissue co-expression partners for SPATA12 Gene

Orthologs for SPATA12 Gene

This gene was present in the common ancestor of human and chimp.

Orthologs for SPATA12 Gene

Organism Taxonomy Gene Similarity Type Details
(Pan troglodytes)
Mammalia SPATA12 34 35
  • 98.6 (n)
Species where no ortholog for SPATA12 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)
  • cow (Bos Taurus)
  • dog (Canis familiaris)
  • 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)
  • mouse (Mus musculus)
  • oppossum (Monodelphis domestica)
  • orangutan (Pongo pygmaeus)
  • pig (Sus scrofa)
  • platypus (Ornithorhynchus anatinus)
  • rainbow trout (Oncorhynchus mykiss)
  • rat (Rattus norvegicus)
  • 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 SPATA12 Gene

Gene Tree for SPATA12 (if available)
Gene Tree for SPATA12 (if available)

Paralogs for SPATA12 Gene

No data available for Paralogs for SPATA12 Gene

Variants for SPATA12 Gene

Sequence variations from dbSNP and Humsavar for SPATA12 Gene

SNP ID Clin Chr 03 pos Sequence Context AA Info Type
rs10528636 -- 57,067,491(+) TAATA(-/ATAATA)TTTGT intron-variant
rs10631759 -- 57,062,172(+) GCTCA(-/AACA)GTCAT intron-variant
rs111227357 -- 57,059,713(+) AAGAG(-/TG)GGGCT intron-variant, upstream-variant-2KB
rs111418142 -- 57,072,669(+) CCCGG(C/G)GGGCA intron-variant
rs111664085 -- 57,070,316(+) TCAGG(-/GT)AGTTA intron-variant

Variation tolerance for SPATA12 Gene

Residual Variation Intolerance Score: 67.1% of all genes are more intolerant (likely to be disease-causing)
Gene Damage Index Score: 1.10; 22.33% of all genes are more intolerant (likely to be disease-causing)

Relevant External Links for SPATA12 Gene

SNPedia medical, phenotypic, and genealogical associations of SNPs for

No data available for Polymorphic Variants from UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot and Structural Variations from Database of Genomic Variants (DGV) for SPATA12 Gene

Disorders for SPATA12 Gene

Relevant External Links for SPATA12

Atlas of Genetics and Cytogenetics in Oncology and Haematology:

No disorders were found for SPATA12 Gene.

No data available for MalaCards , UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot and Genatlas for SPATA12 Gene

Publications for SPATA12 Gene

  1. Identification and expression of a novel human testis-specific gene by digital differential display. (PMID: 15603706) Li D. … Lu G.X. (Chin. Med. J. 2004) 3 4 22 64
  2. Transcriptional regulation of human novel gene SPATA12 promoter by AP-1 and HSF. (PMID: 22981541) Li D. … Liu X. (Gene 2012) 2 3 64
  3. Expression and possible functions of a novel gene SPATA12 in human testis. (PMID: 17251597) Dan L. … Guangxiu L. (J. Androl. 2007) 2 3 64
  4. 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 64
  5. Molecular cloning and expression analysis of a novel human testis- specific gene. (PMID: 15490870) Li D. … Liu G. (Yi Chuan Xue Bao 2004) 3 4 64

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