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Aliases for ZFP28 Gene

Aliases for ZFP28 Gene

  • ZFP28 Zinc Finger Protein 2 3 5
  • Krueppel-Like Zinc Finger Factor X6 3 4
  • Zfp-28 3 4
  • Zinc Finger Protein 28 Homolog (Mouse) 2
  • Zinc Finger Factor X6 3
  • KIAA1431 4
  • Mkr5 3

External Ids for ZFP28 Gene

Previous GeneCards Identifiers for ZFP28 Gene

  • GC19U990300
  • GC19P057504
  • GC19P061592
  • GC19P061618
  • GC19P061609
  • GC19P061742
  • GC19P057050
  • GC19P053360

Summaries for ZFP28 Gene

GeneCards Summary for ZFP28 Gene

ZFP28 (ZFP28 Zinc Finger Protein) is a Protein Coding gene. Diseases associated with ZFP28 include Alternating Hemiplegia Of Childhood. Among its related pathways are Gene Expression. GO annotations related to this gene include nucleic acid binding and transcription factor activity, sequence-specific DNA binding. An important paralog of this gene is ZNF607.

UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for ZFP28 Gene

  • May be involved in transcriptional regulation. May have a role in embryonic development.

No data available for Entrez Gene Summary , Tocris Summary , Gene Wiki entry , PharmGKB "VIP" Summary , fRNAdb sequence ontologies and piRNA Summary for ZFP28 Gene

Genomics for ZFP28 Gene

Regulatory Elements for ZFP28 Gene

Enhancers for ZFP28 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 ZFP28 on UCSC Golden Path with GeneCards custom track

Promoters for ZFP28 Gene
Ensembl Regulatory Elements (ENSRs) TSS Distance (bp) Size (bp) Binding Sites for Transcription Factors within promoters

ENSRs around ZFP28 on UCSC Golden Path with GeneCards custom track

Genomic Location for ZFP28 Gene

56,537,716 bp from pter
56,556,810 bp from pter
19,095 bases
Plus strand

Genomic View for ZFP28 Gene

Genes around ZFP28 on UCSC Golden Path with GeneCards custom track

Cytogenetic band:
ZFP28 Gene in genomic location: bands according to Ensembl, locations according to GeneLoc (and/or Entrez Gene and/or Ensembl if different)
Genomic Location for ZFP28 Gene
GeneLoc Logo Genomic Neighborhood Exon StructureGene Density

RefSeq DNA sequence for ZFP28 Gene

Proteins for ZFP28 Gene

  • Protein details for ZFP28 Gene (UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot)

    Protein Symbol:
    Recommended name:
    Zinc finger protein 28 homolog
    Protein Accession:
    Secondary Accessions:
    • A0JNV6
    • K7ES88
    • Q8NHU8
    • Q9BY30
    • Q9P2B6

    Protein attributes for ZFP28 Gene

    868 amino acids
    Molecular mass:
    98705 Da
    Quaternary structure:
    No Data Available
    • Sequence=BAA92669.1; Type=Erroneous initiation; Evidence={ECO:0000305};

    Three dimensional structures from OCA and Proteopedia for ZFP28 Gene

    Alternative splice isoforms for ZFP28 Gene


neXtProt entry for ZFP28 Gene

Proteomics data for ZFP28 Gene at MOPED

Post-translational modifications for ZFP28 Gene

  • Modification sites at PhosphoSitePlus
  • Modification sites at neXtProt

Other Protein References for ZFP28 Gene

No data available for DME Specific Peptides for ZFP28 Gene

Domains & Families for ZFP28 Gene

Gene Families for ZFP28 Gene

Protein Domains for ZFP28 Gene

Graphical View of Domain Structure for InterPro Entry



  • Contains 2 KRAB domains.
  • Belongs to the krueppel C2H2-type zinc-finger protein family.
  • Contains 15 C2H2-type zinc fingers.
  • Contains 2 KRAB domains.
  • Belongs to the krueppel C2H2-type zinc-finger protein family.
  • Contains 15 C2H2-type zinc fingers.
genes like me logo Genes that share domains with ZFP28: view

Function for ZFP28 Gene

Molecular function for ZFP28 Gene

UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot Function:
May be involved in transcriptional regulation. May have a role in embryonic development.
genes like me logo Genes that share phenotypes with ZFP28: view

Animal Model Products

No data available for Enzyme Numbers (IUBMB) , Gene Ontology (GO) - Molecular Function , Human Phenotype Ontology , Animal Models , Transcription Factor Targets and HOMER Transcription for ZFP28 Gene

Localization for ZFP28 Gene

Subcellular locations from UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for ZFP28 Gene

Subcellular locations from

Jensen Localization Image for ZFP28 Gene COMPARTMENTS Subcellular localization image for ZFP28 gene
Compartment Confidence
nucleus 5
cytosol 3

No data available for Gene Ontology (GO) - Cellular Components for ZFP28 Gene

Pathways & Interactions for ZFP28 Gene

SuperPathways for ZFP28 Gene

Superpath Contained pathways
1 Gene Expression
genes like me logo Genes that share pathways with ZFP28: view

Pathways by source for ZFP28 Gene

2 Reactome pathways for ZFP28 Gene

Gene Ontology (GO) - Biological Process for ZFP28 Gene


No data available for SIGNOR curated interactions for ZFP28 Gene

Drugs & Compounds for ZFP28 Gene

No Compound Related Data Available

Transcripts for ZFP28 Gene

Unigene Clusters for ZFP28 Gene

ZFP28 zinc finger protein:
Representative Sequences:

Alternative Splicing Database (ASD) splice patterns (SP) for ZFP28 Gene

No ASD Table

Relevant External Links for ZFP28 Gene

GeneLoc Exon Structure for
ECgene alternative splicing isoforms for

Expression for ZFP28 Gene

mRNA expression in normal human tissues for ZFP28 Gene

Protein differential expression in normal tissues from HIPED for ZFP28 Gene

This gene is overexpressed in Plasma (31.9), Pancreatic juice (26.5), and Heart (10.2).

Integrated Proteomics: protein expression in normal tissues and cell lines from ProteomicsDB, PaxDb, MOPED, and MaxQB for ZFP28 Gene

SOURCE GeneReport for Unigene cluster for ZFP28 Gene Hs.14794

genes like me logo Genes that share expression patterns with ZFP28: view

Protein tissue co-expression partners for ZFP28 Gene

- Elite partner

Primer Products

No data available for mRNA expression in embryonic tissues and stem cells from LifeMap Discovery , mRNA differential expression in normal tissues and mRNA Expression by UniProt/SwissProt for ZFP28 Gene

Orthologs for ZFP28 Gene

This gene was present in the common ancestor of chordates.

Orthologs for ZFP28 Gene

Organism Taxonomy Gene Similarity Type Details
(Bos Taurus)
Mammalia LOC100301148 35
  • 71.49 (n)
  • 73.73 (a)
ZFP28 36
  • 71 (a)
(Canis familiaris)
Mammalia ZFP28 35
  • 87.14 (n)
  • 86.33 (a)
ZFP28 36
  • 87 (a)
(Mus musculus)
Mammalia Zfp28 35
  • 79.29 (n)
  • 75.36 (a)
Zfp28 16
Zfp28 36
  • 75 (a)
(Pan troglodytes)
Mammalia ZFP28 35
  • 99.46 (n)
  • 98.96 (a)
ZFP28 36
  • 99 (a)
(Rattus norvegicus)
Mammalia LOC102548693 35
  • 78.47 (n)
  • 74.94 (a)
(Monodelphis domestica)
Mammalia ZFP28 36
  • 44 (a)
(Anolis carolinensis)
Reptilia -- 36
  • 35 (a)
-- 36
  • 48 (a)
Species with no ortholog for ZFP28:
  • 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)
  • 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 ZFP28 Gene

Gene Tree for ZFP28 (if available)
Gene Tree for ZFP28 (if available)

Paralogs for ZFP28 Gene

(517) SIMAP similar genes for ZFP28 Gene using alignment to 6 proteins:

genes like me logo Genes that share paralogs with ZFP28: view

Variants for ZFP28 Gene

Sequence variations from dbSNP and Humsavar for ZFP28 Gene

SNP ID Clin Chr 19 pos Sequence Context AA Info Type
rs10409531 - 56,554,644(+) ATGTG(C/T)GGAGT reference, missense
rs34136271 - 56,547,629(+) GGCAT(C/G/T)GCTGG reference, missense
rs7258886 -- 56,556,670(+) GAGGG(C/T)AATAC utr-variant-3-prime
rs7259577 -- 56,557,294(+) AGCTC(A/C)CTGTA downstream-variant-500B
rs7260223 -- 56,541,283(+) GCCTT(C/T)TCCTT intron-variant

Structural Variations from Database of Genomic Variants (DGV) for ZFP28 Gene

Variant ID Type Subtype PubMed ID
nsv912518 CNV Gain 21882294
nsv912519 CNV Loss 21882294
nsv524734 CNV Loss 19592680
nsv828651 CNV Gain 20364138

Variation tolerance for ZFP28 Gene

Residual Variation Intolerance Score: 27.4% of all genes are more intolerant (likely to be disease-causing)
Gene Damage Index Score: 15.83; 97.39% 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 ZFP28 Gene

Disorders for ZFP28 Gene

MalaCards: The human disease database

(1) MalaCards diseases for ZFP28 Gene - From: DISEASES

Disorder Aliases PubMed IDs
alternating hemiplegia of childhood
  • ahc
- elite association - COSMIC cancer census association via MalaCards
Search ZFP28 in MalaCards View complete list of genes associated with diseases

Relevant External Links for ZFP28

Atlas of Genetics and Cytogenetics in Oncology and Haematology:
genes like me logo Genes that share disorders with ZFP28: view

No data available for UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot and Genatlas for ZFP28 Gene

Publications for ZFP28 Gene

  1. 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 67
  2. A Y2H-seq approach defines the human protein methyltransferase interactome. (PMID: 23455924) Weimann M. … Stelzl U. (Nat. Methods 2013) 3
  3. A directed protein interaction network for investigating intracellular signal transduction. (PMID: 21900206) Vinayagam A. … Wanker E.E. (Sci Signal 2011) 3
  4. Zinc finger protein 28 as a novel melanoma-related molecule. (PMID: 19329283) Yajima I. … Kato M. (J. Dermatol. Sci. 2009) 3
  5. Identification and characterization of two novel zinc finger genes, ZNF359 and ZFP28, in human development. (PMID: 12127974) Zhou L. … Wu X. (Biochem. Biophys. Res. Commun. 2002) 3

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