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Aliases for ZNF711 Gene

Aliases for ZNF711 Gene

  • Zinc Finger Protein 711 2 3
  • CMPX1 3 4 6
  • ZNF6 3 4 6
  • Zinc Finger Protein 6 (CMPX1) 2 3
  • Zinc Finger Protein 6 2 4
  • MRX97 3 6
  • DJ75N13.1 (Znf6-Like) 3
  • DJ75N13.1 3
  • Zfp711 3
  • ZNF4 3
  • ZNF5 3

External Ids for ZNF711 Gene

Previous Symbols for ZNF711 Gene

  • ZNF6

Summaries for ZNF711 Gene

Entrez Gene Summary for ZNF711 Gene

  • This gene encodes a zinc finger protein of unknown function. It bears similarity to a zinc finger protein which acts as a transcriptional activator. This gene lies in a region of the X chromosome which has been associated with mental retardation. [provided by RefSeq, Jul 2008]

GeneCards Summary for ZNF711 Gene

ZNF711 (Zinc Finger Protein 711) is a Protein Coding gene. Diseases associated with ZNF711 include znf711-related x-linked mental retardation and mental retardation, x-linked 97. Among its related pathways are Gene Expression and Gene Expression. GO annotations related to this gene include sequence-specific DNA binding. An important paralog of this gene is ZFY.

UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for ZNF711 Gene

  • Transcription regulator required for brain development. Probably acts as a transcription factor that binds to the promoter of target genes and recruits PHF8 histone demethylase, leading to activate expression of genes involved in neuron development, such as KDM5C.

No data available for Tocris Summary , Gene Wiki entry , PharmGKB "VIP" Summary , fRNAdb sequence ontologies and piRNA Summary for ZNF711 Gene

Genomics for ZNF711 Gene

Genomic Location for ZNF711 Gene

85,243,820 bp from pter
85,273,362 bp from pter
29,543 bases
Plus strand

Genomic View for ZNF711 Gene

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Cytogenetic band:
Genomic Location for ZNF711 Gene
GeneLoc Logo Genomic Neighborhood Exon StructureGene Density

RefSeq DNA sequence for ZNF711 Gene

Regulatory Elements for ZNF711 Gene

Proteins for ZNF711 Gene

  • Protein details for ZNF711 Gene (UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot)

    Protein Symbol:
    Recommended name:
    Zinc finger protein 711
    Protein Accession:
    Secondary Accessions:
    • B4DSV4
    • Q6NX42
    • Q9Y4J6

    Protein attributes for ZNF711 Gene

    761 amino acids
    Molecular mass:
    86245 Da
    Quaternary structure:
    • Interacts with PHF8.
    • Sequence=BAG61766.1; Type=Erroneous initiation; Note=Translation N-terminally extended.; Evidence={ECO:0000305}; Sequence=CAA39837.2; Type=Frameshift; Positions=Several; Evidence={ECO:0000305}; Sequence=CAA39837.2; Type=Miscellaneous discrepancy; Note=Chimera.; Evidence={ECO:0000305};

    Alternative splice isoforms for ZNF711 Gene


neXtProt entry for ZNF711 Gene

Proteomics data for ZNF711 Gene at MOPED

Post-translational modifications for ZNF711 Gene

  • Modification sites at PhosphoSitePlus
  • Ubiquitination at Lys224 and Lys289

Other Protein References for ZNF711 Gene

ENSEMBL proteins:
Reactome Protein details:
REFSEQ proteins:

No data available for DME Specific Peptides for ZNF711 Gene

Domains for ZNF711 Gene

Gene Families for ZNF711 Gene

  • ZNF :Zinc fingers, C2H2-type


  • Belongs to the krueppel C2H2-type zinc-finger protein family.:
    • Q9Y462
  • Contains 12 C2H2-type zinc fingers.:
    • Q9Y462
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Function for ZNF711 Gene

Molecular function for ZNF711 Gene

UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot Function: Transcription regulator required for brain development. Probably acts as a transcription factor that binds to the promoter of target genes and recruits PHF8 histone demethylase, leading to activate expression of genes involved in neuron development, such as KDM5C.

Gene Ontology (GO) - Molecular Function for ZNF711 Gene

GO ID Qualified GO term Evidence PubMed IDs
GO:0003677 DNA binding --
GO:0005515 protein binding IPI 20346720
GO:0043565 sequence-specific DNA binding IDA 20346720
GO:0046872 metal ion binding IEA --
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Phenotypes for ZNF711 Gene

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Targeting motifs for ZNF711 Gene
HOMER Transcription Factor Regulatory Elements motif ZNF711
  • Consensus sequence: AGGCCTAG Submotif: canonical Cell Type: SHSY5Y GeoId: GSE20673

No data available for Enzyme Numbers (IUBMB) , Animal Models and Transcription Factor Targeting for ZNF711 Gene

Localization for ZNF711 Gene

Subcellular locations from UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for ZNF711 Gene

Subcellular locations from

Jensen Localization Image for ZNF711 Gene COMPARTMENTS Subcellular localization image for ZNF711 gene
Compartment Confidence
nucleus 5
cytosol 1
plasma membrane 1

Gene Ontology (GO) - Cellular Components for ZNF711 Gene

GO ID Qualified GO term Evidence PubMed IDs
GO:0005634 nucleus IDA 20346720
GO:0070062 extracellular exosome IDA 23376485
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Pathways for ZNF711 Gene

SuperPathways for ZNF711 Gene

Superpath Contained pathways
1 Gene Expression
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Pathways by source for ZNF711 Gene

2 Reactome pathways for ZNF711 Gene

Gene Ontology (GO) - Biological Process for ZNF711 Gene

GO ID Qualified GO term Evidence PubMed IDs
GO:0006351 transcription, DNA-templated IEA --
GO:0006355 regulation of transcription, DNA-templated --
GO:0045893 positive regulation of transcription, DNA-templated IMP 20346720
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Transcripts for ZNF711 Gene

Unigene Clusters for ZNF711 Gene

Zinc finger protein 711:
Representative Sequences:

Alternative Splicing Database (ASD) splice patterns (SP) for ZNF711 Gene

ExUns: 1a · 1b ^ 2 ^ 3a · 3b · 3c ^ 4a · 4b ^ 5a · 5b · 5c ^ 6 ^ 7 ^ 8a · 8b ^ 9 ^ 10 ^ 11 ^ 12a · 12b · 12c ^ 13
SP1: -
SP4: -
SP5: - - -
SP7: - - - -

Relevant External Links for ZNF711 Gene

GeneLoc Exon Structure for
ECgene alternative splicing isoforms for

Expression for ZNF711 Gene

mRNA expression in normal human tissues for ZNF711 Gene

mRNA expression in embryonic tissues and stem cells from LifeMap Discovery

mRNA differential expression in normal tissues according to GTEx for ZNF711 Gene

This gene is overexpressed in Testis (5.0).

Integrated Proteomics: protein expression from ProteomicsDB, PaxDb, MOPED, and MaxQB for ZNF711 Gene

SOURCE GeneReport for Unigene cluster for ZNF711 Gene Hs.326801

mRNA Expression by UniProt/SwissProt for ZNF711 Gene

Tissue specificity: Expressed in neural tissues.
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Orthologs for ZNF711 Gene

This gene was present in the common ancestor of chordates.

Orthologs for ZNF711 Gene

Organism Taxonomy Gene Similarity Type Details
(Pan troglodytes)
Mammalia ZNF711 36
  • 99.73 (n)
  • 99.86 (a)
ZNF711 37
  • 92 (a)
(Bos Taurus)
Mammalia ZNF711 36
  • 95.23 (n)
  • 97.63 (a)
ZNF711 37
  • 98 (a)
(Canis familiaris)
Mammalia ZNF711 36
  • 95.53 (n)
  • 98.16 (a)
ZNF711 37
  • 98 (a)
(Mus musculus)
Mammalia Zfp711 36
  • 92.29 (n)
  • 96.32 (a)
Zfp711 16
Zfp711 37
  • 90 (a)
(Monodelphis domestica)
Mammalia ZNF711 37
  • 80 (a)
(Ornithorhynchus anatinus)
Mammalia ZNF711 37
  • 73 (a)
(Rattus norvegicus)
Mammalia Zfp711 36
  • 92.86 (n)
  • 97.24 (a)
(Gallus gallus)
Aves ZNF6 37
  • 82 (a)
ZNF711 36
  • 81.37 (n)
  • 87.19 (a)
(Anolis carolinensis)
Reptilia ZNF711 37
  • 81 (a)
(Danio rerio)
Actinopterygii znf711 36
  • 67.94 (n)
  • 73.53 (a)
znf711 37
  • 69 (a)
Species with no ortholog for ZNF711:
  • 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)
  • 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)
  • tropical clawed frog (Silurana tropicalis)
  • wheat (Triticum aestivum)
  • worm (Caenorhabditis elegans)

Evolution for ZNF711 Gene

Gene Tree for ZNF711 (if available)
Gene Tree for ZNF711 (if available)

Paralogs for ZNF711 Gene

Paralogs for ZNF711 Gene

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Variants for ZNF711 Gene

Sequence variations from dbSNP and Humsavar for ZNF711 Gene

SNP ID Clin Chr 0X pos Sequence Context AA Info Type MAF
rs956136 -- 85,272,229(+) TTTTA(A/G)AAATG utr-variant-3-prime
rs1006629 -- 85,242,929(+) tagcc(C/T)tcaaa upstream-variant-2KB
rs1236169 -- 85,254,568(+) cgcca(C/G)tgcag intron-variant
rs2066896 -- 85,242,021(+) CTGAA(A/C/G)AAGGT upstream-variant-2KB
rs2106666 -- 85,242,899(+) CAGAG(C/G)AGAGT upstream-variant-2KB

Structural Variations from Database of Genomic Variants (DGV) for ZNF711 Gene

Variant ID Type Subtype PubMed ID
esv2466752 CNV Deletion 19546169
esv2740275 CNV Deletion 23290073

Relevant External Links for ZNF711 Gene

HapMap Linkage Disequilibrium report
Human Gene Mutation Database (HGMD)
Locus Specific Mutation Databases (LSDB)

Disorders for ZNF711 Gene

(1) OMIM Diseases for ZNF711 Gene (314990)


  • Mental retardation, X-linked, ZNF711-related (MRXZ) [MIM:300803]: A disorder characterized by significantly below average general intellectual functioning associated with impairments in adaptive behavior and manifested during the developmental period. {ECO:0000269 PubMed:19377476}. Note=The disease is caused by mutations affecting the gene represented in this entry.

(1) University of Copenhagen DISEASES for ZNF711 Gene

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Publications for ZNF711 Gene

  1. A systematic, large-scale resequencing screen of X-chromosome coding exons in mental retardation. (PMID: 19377476) Tarpey P.S. … Stratton M.R. (Nat. Genet. 2009) 2 3 4
  2. A functional link between the histone demethylase PHF8 and the transcription factor ZNF711 in X-linked mental retardation. (PMID: 20346720) Kleine-Kohlbrecher D. … Helin K. (Mol. Cell 2010) 3 4
  3. An X linked zinc finger gene mapping to Xq21.1-q21.3 closely related to ZFX and ZFY. Possible origins from a common ancestral gene. (PMID: 1923752) Lloyd S.L. … Affara N.A. (Nucleic Acids Res. 1991) 3 4
  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
  5. The DNA sequence of the human X chromosome. (PMID: 15772651) Ross M.T. … Bentley D.R. (Nature 2005) 3 4

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