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Aliases for ZNF438 Gene

Aliases for ZNF438 Gene

  • Zinc Finger Protein 438 2 3
  • BA330O11.1 3

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Previous GeneCards Identifiers for ZNF438 Gene

  • GC10M031174
  • GC10M030852
  • GC10M031133
  • GC10M031111

Summaries for ZNF438 Gene

GeneCards Summary for ZNF438 Gene

ZNF438 (Zinc Finger Protein 438) is a Protein Coding gene. GO annotations related to this gene include sequence-specific DNA binding transcription factor activity.

UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for ZNF438 Gene

  • Isoform 1 acts as a transcriptional repressor

No data available for Entrez Gene Summary , Tocris Summary , Gene Wiki entry , PharmGKB "VIP" Summary , fRNAdb sequence ontologies and piRNA Summary for ZNF438 Gene

Genomics for ZNF438 Gene

Regulatory Elements for ZNF438 Gene

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Genomic Location for ZNF438 Gene

30,820,207 bp from pter
31,031,937 bp from pter
211,731 bases
Minus strand

Genomic View for ZNF438 Gene

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Cytogenetic band:
Genomic Location for ZNF438 Gene
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RefSeq DNA sequence for ZNF438 Gene

Proteins for ZNF438 Gene

  • Protein details for ZNF438 Gene (UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot)

    Protein Symbol:
    Recommended name:
    Zinc finger protein 438
    Protein Accession:
    Secondary Accessions:
    • A2A3J4
    • A8K9L5
    • Q5T426
    • Q658Q4
    • Q6ZN65

    Protein attributes for ZNF438 Gene

    828 amino acids
    Molecular mass:
    91836 Da
    Quaternary structure:
    No Data Available

    Alternative splice isoforms for ZNF438 Gene


neXtProt entry for ZNF438 Gene

Proteomics data for ZNF438 Gene at MOPED

Post-translational modifications for ZNF438 Gene

  • Modification sites at PhosphoSitePlus
  • Modification sites at neXtProt

No data available for DME Specific Peptides for ZNF438 Gene

Domains for ZNF438 Gene

Gene Families for ZNF438 Gene

  • ZNF :Zinc fingers, C2H2-type

Protein Domains for ZNF438 Gene

Graphical View of Domain Structure for InterPro Entry



  • Q7Z4V0
  • Belongs to the krueppel C2H2-type zinc-finger protein family.
  • Contains 4 C2H2-type zinc fingers.
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Function for ZNF438 Gene

Molecular function for ZNF438 Gene

UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot Function:
Isoform 1 acts as a transcriptional repressor

Gene Ontology (GO) - Molecular Function for ZNF438 Gene

GO ID Qualified GO term Evidence PubMed IDs
GO:0003676 nucleic acid binding --
GO:0003677 DNA binding IEA --
GO:0003700 sequence-specific DNA binding transcription factor activity IDA 17669267
GO:0046872 metal ion binding IEA --
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No data available for Enzyme Numbers (IUBMB) , Phenotypes , Animal Models , miRNA , Transcription Factor Targeting and HOMER Transcription for ZNF438 Gene

Localization for ZNF438 Gene

Subcellular locations from UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for ZNF438 Gene

Subcellular locations from

Jensen Localization Image for ZNF438 Gene COMPARTMENTS Subcellular localization image for ZNF438 gene
Compartment Confidence
nucleus 5
cytosol 1
mitochondrion 1

Gene Ontology (GO) - Cellular Components for ZNF438 Gene

GO ID Qualified GO term Evidence PubMed IDs
GO:0005634 nucleus IDA 17669267
GO:0005654 nucleoplasm IDA --
GO:0005737 cytoplasm IDA --
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Pathways for ZNF438 Gene

SuperPathways for ZNF438 Gene

No Data Available

Interacting Proteins for ZNF438 Gene

Gene Ontology (GO) - Biological Process for ZNF438 Gene

GO ID Qualified GO term Evidence PubMed IDs
GO:0006351 transcription, DNA-templated IEA --
GO:0006355 regulation of transcription, DNA-templated IEA --
GO:0045892 negative regulation of transcription, DNA-templated IDA 17669267
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No data available for Pathways by source for ZNF438 Gene

Transcripts for ZNF438 Gene

Unigene Clusters for ZNF438 Gene

Zinc finger protein 438:
Representative Sequences:

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Alternative Splicing Database (ASD) splice patterns (SP) for ZNF438 Gene

ExUns: 1 ^ 2 ^ 3 ^ 4 ^ 5 ^ 6 ^ 7 ^ 8 ^ 9a · 9b · 9c ^ 10 ^ 11a · 11b · 11c
SP1: -
SP2: - - - - - -
SP3: -
SP4: - - -
SP5: - -

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Expression for ZNF438 Gene

mRNA expression in normal human tissues for ZNF438 Gene

mRNA expression in embryonic tissues and stem cells from LifeMap Discovery

mRNA differential expression in normal tissues according to GTEx for ZNF438 Gene

This gene is overexpressed in Whole Blood (7.8).

Protein differential expression in normal tissues for ZNF438 Gene

This gene is overexpressed in Plasma (32.3), Peripheral blood mononuclear cells (10.8), Testis (8.4), and CD4 Tcells (6.6).

Integrated Proteomics: protein expression from ProteomicsDB, PaxDb, MOPED, and MaxQB for ZNF438 Gene

SOURCE GeneReport for Unigene cluster for ZNF438 Gene Hs.660642

mRNA Expression by UniProt/SwissProt for ZNF438 Gene

Tissue specificity: Ubiquitous.
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Expression partners for ZNF438 Gene

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Orthologs for ZNF438 Gene

This gene was present in the common ancestor of chordates.

Orthologs for ZNF438 Gene

Organism Taxonomy Gene Similarity Type Details
(Bos Taurus)
Mammalia ZNF438 35
  • 69.98 (n)
  • 60.3 (a)
ZNF438 36
  • 58 (a)
(Canis familiaris)
Mammalia ZNF438 35
  • 76.39 (n)
  • 66.95 (a)
ZNF438 36
  • 66 (a)
(Mus musculus)
Mammalia Zfp438 35
  • 74.61 (n)
  • 65.32 (a)
Zfp438 16
Zfp438 36
  • 65 (a)
(Pan troglodytes)
Mammalia ZNF438 35
  • 99.24 (n)
  • 98.43 (a)
ZNF438 36
  • 98 (a)
(Rattus norvegicus)
Mammalia Zfp438 35
  • 74.92 (n)
  • 65.78 (a)
(Monodelphis domestica)
Mammalia ZNF438 36
  • 56 (a)
(Ornithorhynchus anatinus)
Mammalia ZNF438 36
  • 47 (a)
(Gallus gallus)
Aves ZNF438 35
  • 57.76 (n)
  • 46.58 (a)
ZNF438 36
  • 41 (a)
tropical clawed frog
(Silurana tropicalis)
Amphibia znf438 35
  • 51.81 (n)
  • 41.74 (a)
(Danio rerio)
Actinopterygii znf438 35
  • 49.71 (n)
  • 40.41 (a)
znf438 36
  • 34 (a)
Species with no ortholog for ZNF438:
  • 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)
  • 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)
  • 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)
  • wheat (Triticum aestivum)
  • worm (Caenorhabditis elegans)

Evolution for ZNF438 Gene

Gene Tree for ZNF438 (if available)
Gene Tree for ZNF438 (if available)

Paralogs for ZNF438 Gene

Selected SIMAP similar genes for ZNF438 Gene using alignment to 4 proteins:

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Variants for ZNF438 Gene

Sequence variations from dbSNP and Humsavar for ZNF438 Gene

SNP ID Clin Chr 10 pos Sequence Context AA Info Type MAF
rs8586 -- 30,844,842(+) ATTTC(C/T)GTTCA utr-variant-3-prime, nc-transcript-variant
rs870165 -- 30,860,235(-) TTGCT(A/G)TTGAC intron-variant
rs870166 -- 30,860,186(-) GGACC(C/T)TCTCT intron-variant
rs923902 -- 30,855,292(-) ATACC(A/G)GTCGT intron-variant
rs957714 -- 30,915,050(-) TCACC(A/C)GTAAG intron-variant

Structural Variations from Database of Genomic Variants (DGV) for ZNF438 Gene

Variant ID Type Subtype PubMed ID
nsv894995 CNV Gain 21882294
nsv510215 CNV Loss 20534489
esv2325923 CNV Deletion 18987734
esv2556462 CNV Deletion 19546169
esv2669719 CNV Deletion 23128226
nsv508575 CNV Loss 20534489
nsv6243 CNV Loss 18451855
nsv819044 CNV Gain 19587683
dgv23n17 CNV Loss 16327808
nsv821086 CNV Deletion 20802225
nsv825333 CNV Loss 20364138
esv21784 CNV Gain 19812545
nsv498724 CNV Loss 21111241
dgv126e199 CNV Deletion 23128226
nsv514551 CNV Loss 21397061
esv2421350 CNV Deletion 20811451
dgv629n71 CNV Loss 21882294
nsv831823 CNV Gain 17160897
nsv819898 CNV Loss 19587683

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HapMap Linkage Disequilibrium report

No data available for Polymorphic Variants from UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for ZNF438 Gene

Disorders for ZNF438 Gene

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Genetic Association Database (GAD)
Human Genome Epidemiology (HuGE) Navigator

No disorders were found for ZNF438 Gene.

No data available for MalaCards , OMIM , UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot , University of Copenhagen DISEASES , Novoseek inferred disease relationships and Genatlas for ZNF438 Gene

Publications for ZNF438 Gene

  1. A scan of chromosome 10 identifies a novel locus showing strong association with late-onset Alzheimer disease. (PMID: 16385451) Grupe A. … Goate A. (Am. J. Hum. Genet. 2006) 3 48
  2. Identification of a novel human zinc finger gene, ZNF438, with transcription inhibition activity. (PMID: 17669267) Zhong Z. … Yu L. (J. Biochem. Mol. Biol. 2007) 3 4
  3. Personalized smoking cessation: interactions between nicotine dose, dependence and quit-success genotype score. (PMID: 20379614) Rose J.E. … Uhl G.R. (Mol. Med. 2010) 3 48
  4. Complete sequencing and characterization of 21,243 full-length human cDNAs. (PMID: 14702039) Ota T. … Sugano S. (Nat. Genet. 2004) 3 4
  5. The DNA sequence and comparative analysis of human chromosome 10. (PMID: 15164054) Deloukas P. … Rogers J. (Nature 2004) 3 4

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