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Aliases for ZNF37A Gene

Aliases for ZNF37A Gene

  • Zinc Finger Protein 37A 2 3 5
  • Zinc Finger Protein 37a (KOX 21) 2 3
  • Zinc Finger Protein KOX21 3 4
  • KOX21 3 4
  • ZNF37 3 4

External Ids for ZNF37A Gene

Previous GeneCards Identifiers for ZNF37A Gene

  • GC10P038130
  • GC10P038323
  • GC10P038190
  • GC10P038387
  • GC10P038423
  • GC10P038383

Summaries for ZNF37A Gene

GeneCards Summary for ZNF37A Gene

ZNF37A (Zinc Finger Protein 37A) is a Protein Coding gene. 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 ZNF248.

UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for ZNF37A Gene

  • May be involved in transcriptional regulation.

Gene Wiki entry for ZNF37A Gene

No data available for Entrez Gene Summary , Tocris Summary , PharmGKB "VIP" Summary , fRNAdb sequence ontologies and piRNA Summary for ZNF37A Gene

Genomics for ZNF37A Gene

Regulatory Elements for ZNF37A Gene

Enhancers for ZNF37A 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 ZNF37A on UCSC Golden Path with GeneCards custom track

Promoters for ZNF37A Gene
Ensembl Regulatory Elements (ENSRs) TSS Distance (bp) Size (bp) Binding Sites for Transcription Factors within promoters

ENSRs around ZNF37A on UCSC Golden Path with GeneCards custom track

Genomic Location for ZNF37A Gene

38,094,336 bp from pter
38,125,544 bp from pter
31,209 bases
Plus strand

Genomic View for ZNF37A Gene

Genes around ZNF37A on UCSC Golden Path with GeneCards custom track

Cytogenetic band:
ZNF37A Gene in genomic location: bands according to Ensembl, locations according to GeneLoc (and/or Entrez Gene and/or Ensembl if different)
Genomic Location for ZNF37A Gene
GeneLoc Logo Genomic Neighborhood Exon StructureGene Density

RefSeq DNA sequence for ZNF37A Gene

Proteins for ZNF37A Gene

  • Protein details for ZNF37A Gene (UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot)

    Protein Symbol:
    Recommended name:
    Zinc finger protein 37A
    Protein Accession:
    Secondary Accessions:
    • B3KRQ3
    • D3DRZ3
    • Q96B88

    Protein attributes for ZNF37A Gene

    561 amino acids
    Molecular mass:
    65418 Da
    Quaternary structure:
    No Data Available

neXtProt entry for ZNF37A Gene

Proteomics data for ZNF37A Gene at MOPED

Post-translational modifications for ZNF37A Gene

  • Modification sites at PhosphoSitePlus
  • Modification sites at neXtProt

Antibody Products

No data available for DME Specific Peptides for ZNF37A Gene

Domains & Families for ZNF37A Gene

Gene Families for ZNF37A Gene

Protein Domains for ZNF37A Gene

Suggested Antigen Peptide Sequences for ZNF37A Gene

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Graphical View of Domain Structure for InterPro Entry



  • Contains 1 KRAB domain.
  • Belongs to the krueppel C2H2-type zinc-finger protein family.
  • Contains 12 C2H2-type zinc fingers.
  • Contains 1 KRAB domain.
  • Belongs to the krueppel C2H2-type zinc-finger protein family.
  • Contains 12 C2H2-type zinc fingers.
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Function for ZNF37A Gene

Molecular function for ZNF37A Gene

GENATLAS Biochemistry:
zinc finger protein 37a (KOX21) (C2H2 type,Kruppel-like)
UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot Function:
May be involved in transcriptional regulation.
UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot Induction:
Down-regulated in cells with DM1 (Myotonic dystrophy type 1) mutation, via a mechanism that involves abnormal control of its mRNA stability by CUGBP1.

Phenotypes for ZNF37A Gene

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No data available for Enzyme Numbers (IUBMB) , Gene Ontology (GO) - Molecular Function , Human Phenotype Ontology , Animal Models , Transcription Factor Targets and HOMER Transcription for ZNF37A Gene

Localization for ZNF37A Gene

Subcellular locations from UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for ZNF37A Gene

Subcellular locations from

Jensen Localization Image for ZNF37A Gene COMPARTMENTS Subcellular localization image for ZNF37A gene
Compartment Confidence
nucleus 5
cytosol 2

No data available for Gene Ontology (GO) - Cellular Components for ZNF37A Gene

Pathways & Interactions for ZNF37A Gene

SuperPathways for ZNF37A Gene

Superpath Contained pathways
1 Gene Expression
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Pathways by source for ZNF37A Gene

2 Reactome pathways for ZNF37A Gene

Interacting Proteins for ZNF37A Gene

Gene Ontology (GO) - Biological Process for ZNF37A Gene


No data available for SIGNOR curated interactions for ZNF37A Gene

Drugs & Compounds for ZNF37A Gene

No Compound Related Data Available

Transcripts for ZNF37A Gene

Unigene Clusters for ZNF37A Gene

Zinc finger protein 37A:
Representative Sequences:

Alternative Splicing Database (ASD) splice patterns (SP) for ZNF37A Gene

ExUns: 1a · 1b · 1c · 1d · 1e ^ 2a · 2b · 2c ^ 3 ^ 4a · 4b ^ 5a · 5b · 5c ^ 6 ^ 7a · 7b ^ 8 ^ 9a · 9b
SP1: - - - -
SP2: - - - -
SP3: - -
SP4: -
SP5: - - -
SP6: - - -
SP7: - - -
SP8: - -
SP10: -

Relevant External Links for ZNF37A Gene

GeneLoc Exon Structure for
ECgene alternative splicing isoforms for

Expression for ZNF37A Gene

mRNA expression in normal human tissues for ZNF37A Gene

SOURCE GeneReport for Unigene cluster for ZNF37A Gene Hs.292575

genes like me logo Genes that share expression patterns with ZNF37A: view

Primer Products

No data available for mRNA expression in embryonic tissues and stem cells from LifeMap Discovery , mRNA differential expression in normal tissues , Protein differential expression in normal tissues , Protein expression , mRNA Expression by UniProt/SwissProt and Protein tissue co-expression partners for ZNF37A Gene

Orthologs for ZNF37A Gene

This gene was present in the common ancestor of mammals.

Orthologs for ZNF37A Gene

Organism Taxonomy Gene Similarity Type Details
(Pan troglodytes)
Mammalia ZNF37A 35
  • 99.47 (n)
  • 99.47 (a)
ZNF37A 36
  • 99 (a)
(Bos Taurus)
Mammalia ZNF37A 36
  • 51 (a)
(Canis familiaris)
Mammalia ZNF37A 36
  • 82 (a)
Species with no ortholog for ZNF37A:
  • 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)
  • 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 ZNF37A Gene

Gene Tree for ZNF37A (if available)
Gene Tree for ZNF37A (if available)

Paralogs for ZNF37A Gene

(440) SIMAP similar genes for ZNF37A Gene using alignment to 1 proteins: Pseudogenes for ZNF37A Gene

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Variants for ZNF37A Gene

Sequence variations from dbSNP and Humsavar for ZNF37A Gene

SNP ID Clin Chr 10 pos Sequence Context AA Info Type
rs2021319 - 38,117,464(-) TTCAT(C/T)ACAGA reference, missense
rs176848 -- 38,092,679(+) gagtt(C/T)gagac upstream-variant-2KB
rs176849 -- 38,092,715(+) gatct(C/T)tacta upstream-variant-2KB
rs176850 -- 38,092,777(+) cttgg(A/G)acgct upstream-variant-2KB
rs176851 -- 38,092,879(+) tccat(C/T)tcaaa upstream-variant-2KB

Structural Variations from Database of Genomic Variants (DGV) for ZNF37A Gene

Variant ID Type Subtype PubMed ID
nsv895030 CNV Loss 21882294
nsv6465 CNV Loss 18451855
esv997851 CNV Insertion 20482838
nsv895031 CNV Gain 21882294

Variation tolerance for ZNF37A Gene

Residual Variation Intolerance Score: 19.8% of all genes are more intolerant (likely to be disease-causing)
Gene Damage Index Score: 3.63; 56.68% 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 ZNF37A Gene

Disorders for ZNF37A Gene

Relevant External Links for ZNF37A

Genetic Association Database (GAD)
Atlas of Genetics and Cytogenetics in Oncology and Haematology:

No disorders were found for ZNF37A Gene.

No data available for MalaCards , UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot and Genatlas for ZNF37A Gene

Publications for ZNF37A Gene

  1. Duplicated KOX zinc finger gene clusters flank the centromere of human chromosome 10: evidence for a pericentric inversion during primate evolution. (PMID: 8464732) Tunnacliffe A. … Ponder B.A. (Nucleic Acids Res. 1993) 2 3 4 23 67
  2. Twenty-seven nonoverlapping zinc finger cDNAs from human T cells map to nine different chromosomes with apparent clustering. (PMID: 2014798) Huebner K. … Thiesen H.J. (Am. J. Hum. Genet. 1991) 2 3
  3. A defective Krab-domain zinc-finger transcription factor contributes to altered myogenesis in myotonic dystrophy type 1. (PMID: 23922231) Gauthier M. … Martinat C. (Hum. Mol. Genet. 2013) 3
  4. Complete sequencing and characterization of 21,243 full-length human cDNAs. (PMID: 14702039) Ota T. … Sugano S. (Nat. Genet. 2004) 3
  5. The DNA sequence and comparative analysis of human chromosome 10. (PMID: 15164054) Deloukas P. … Rogers J. (Nature 2004) 3

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