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Aliases for ZNF85 Gene

Aliases for ZNF85 Gene

  • Zinc Finger Protein 85 2 3
  • Zinc Finger Protein 85 (HPF4, HTF1) 2 3
  • Zinc Finger Protein HPF4 4
  • Zinc Finger Protein HTF1 4
  • HPF4 3
  • HTF1 3

External Ids for ZNF85 Gene

Previous GeneCards Identifiers for ZNF85 Gene

  • GC19P021544
  • GC19P021425
  • GC19P020882
  • GC19P020767
  • GC19P020897
  • GC19P021106
  • GC19P020597

Summaries for ZNF85 Gene

GeneCards Summary for ZNF85 Gene

ZNF85 (Zinc Finger Protein 85) is a Protein Coding gene. Diseases associated with ZNF85 include anteroseptal myocardial infarction. GO annotations related to this gene include sequence-specific DNA binding transcription factor activity and transcription corepressor activity. An important paralog of this gene is ZNF253.

UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for ZNF85 Gene

  • May be 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 ZNF85 Gene

Genomics for ZNF85 Gene

Regulatory Elements for ZNF85 Gene

Genomic Location for ZNF85 Gene

20,923,222 bp from pter
20,950,697 bp from pter
27,476 bases
Plus strand

Genomic View for ZNF85 Gene

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Genomic Location for ZNF85 Gene
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RefSeq DNA sequence for ZNF85 Gene

Proteins for ZNF85 Gene

  • Protein details for ZNF85 Gene (UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot)

    Protein Symbol:
    Recommended name:
    Zinc finger protein 85
    Protein Accession:
    Secondary Accessions:
    • B9ZVP4
    • Q6NVI0

    Protein attributes for ZNF85 Gene

    595 amino acids
    Molecular mass:
    68736 Da
    Quaternary structure:
    No Data Available

    Alternative splice isoforms for ZNF85 Gene


neXtProt entry for ZNF85 Gene

Proteomics data for ZNF85 Gene at MOPED

Post-translational modifications for ZNF85 Gene

  • Ubiquitination at Lys511
  • Modification sites at PhosphoSitePlus

No data available for DME Specific Peptides for ZNF85 Gene

Domains for ZNF85 Gene

Gene Families for ZNF85 Gene

  • ZNF :Zinc fingers, C2H2-type

Suggested Antigen Peptide Sequences for ZNF85 Gene

Graphical View of Domain Structure for InterPro Entry



  • Q03923
  • Contains 1 KRAB domain.
  • Belongs to the krueppel C2H2-type zinc-finger protein family.
  • Contains 16 C2H2-type zinc fingers.
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Function for ZNF85 Gene

Molecular function for ZNF85 Gene

GENATLAS Biochemistry: zinc finger protein (HPF4,HTF1) KRAB subfamily,member of ZNF91 family,expressed in normal adult testis and in seminomas
UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot Function: May be a transcriptional repressor.

Gene Ontology (GO) - Molecular Function for ZNF85 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 TAS 9839802
GO:0003714 transcription corepressor activity TAS 9839802
GO:0005515 protein binding IPI 25416956
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Phenotypes for ZNF85 Gene

GenomeRNAi human phenotypes for ZNF85:
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miRNA for ZNF85 Gene

miRTarBase miRNAs that target ZNF85

No data available for Enzyme Numbers (IUBMB) , Animal Models , Transcription Factor Targeting and HOMER Transcription for ZNF85 Gene

Localization for ZNF85 Gene

Subcellular locations from UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for ZNF85 Gene

Subcellular locations from

Jensen Localization Image for ZNF85 Gene COMPARTMENTS Subcellular localization image for ZNF85 gene
Compartment Confidence
nucleus 5
cytosol 2

Gene Ontology (GO) - Cellular Components for ZNF85 Gene

GO ID Qualified GO term Evidence PubMed IDs
GO:0005622 intracellular --
GO:0005634 nucleus IDA --
GO:0005654 nucleoplasm IDA --
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Pathways for ZNF85 Gene

SuperPathways for ZNF85 Gene

No Data Available

Interacting Proteins for ZNF85 Gene

Gene Ontology (GO) - Biological Process for ZNF85 Gene

GO ID Qualified GO term Evidence PubMed IDs
GO:0006351 transcription, DNA-templated IEA --
GO:0006355 regulation of transcription, DNA-templated IEA --
GO:1903507 negative regulation of nucleic acid-templated transcription TAS 9839802
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No data available for Pathways by source for ZNF85 Gene

Compounds for ZNF85 Gene

(1) Novoseek inferred chemical compound relationships for ZNF85 Gene

Compound -log(P) Hits PubMed IDs
heparin 66.7 14
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Transcripts for ZNF85 Gene

Unigene Clusters for ZNF85 Gene

Zinc finger protein 85:
Representative Sequences:

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  • OriGene qSTAR qPCR primer pairs in human,mouse,rat for ZNF85
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Alternative Splicing Database (ASD) splice patterns (SP) for ZNF85 Gene

ExUns: 1a · 1b ^ 2 ^ 3a · 3b ^ 4 ^ 5 ^ 6a · 6b ^ 7a · 7b · 7c · 7d
SP1: - -
SP2: - - - - - -
SP3: -
SP4: - -
SP5: - - - - - - -
SP6: - - - -

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Expression for ZNF85 Gene

mRNA expression in normal human tissues for ZNF85 Gene

mRNA differential expression in normal tissues according to GTEx for ZNF85 Gene

This gene is overexpressed in Testis (6.3).

Integrated Proteomics: protein expression from ProteomicsDB, PaxDb, and MOPED for ZNF85 Gene

SOURCE GeneReport for Unigene cluster for ZNF85 Gene Hs.37138

mRNA Expression by UniProt/SwissProt for ZNF85 Gene

Tissue specificity: Widely expressed, including in testis.
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No data available for mRNA expression in embryonic tissues and stem cells from LifeMap Discovery for ZNF85 Gene

Orthologs for ZNF85 Gene

This gene was present in the common ancestor of animals.

Orthologs for ZNF85 Gene

Organism Taxonomy Gene Similarity Type Details
(Pan troglodytes)
Mammalia ZNF85 35
  • 99.09 (n)
  • 98.39 (a)
ZNF85 36
  • 98 (a)
(Bos Taurus)
Mammalia -- 36
  • 58 (a)
(Canis familiaris)
Mammalia -- 36
  • 42 (a)
(Mus musculus)
Mammalia Zfp493 36
  • 58 (a)
(Monodelphis domestica)
Mammalia -- 36
  • 43 (a)
-- 36
  • 52 (a)
(Anolis carolinensis)
Reptilia -- 36
  • 54 (a)
-- 36
  • 39 (a)
-- 36
  • 46 (a)
-- 36
  • 41 (a)
-- 36
  • 36 (a)
-- 36
  • 36 (a)
-- 36
  • 35 (a)
-- 36
  • 30 (a)
(Danio rerio)
Actinopterygii wufc22b08 35
fruit fly
(Drosophila melanogaster)
Insecta CG10147 37
  • 36 (a)
sob 37
  • 46 (a)
EG:95B7.7 37
  • 32 (a)
CG18764 37
  • 43 (a)
bowl 37
  • 46 (a)
CG7386 37
  • 30 (a)
Species with no ortholog for ZNF85:
  • 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)
  • 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)
  • 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)

Evolution for ZNF85 Gene

Gene Tree for ZNF85 (if available)
Gene Tree for ZNF85 (if available)

Paralogs for ZNF85 Gene Pseudogenes for ZNF85 Gene

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Variants for ZNF85 Gene

Sequence variations from dbSNP and Humsavar for ZNF85 Gene

SNP ID Clin Chr 19 pos Sequence Context AA Info Type MAF
rs1054688 -- 20,943,064(+) AGCCT(C/G)TTCAC intron-variant, utr-variant-3-prime, nc-transcript-variant
rs1063156 - 20,949,310(+) GCAAA(A/G)CTTTT reference, missense
rs2059139 -- 20,932,553(-) ccagc(C/T)ttccc intron-variant
rs2081049 -- 20,932,796(-) TTTTA(G/T)GCAAA intron-variant
rs2161459 -- 20,932,209(-) TCTTT(C/T)TCCTC intron-variant

Structural Variations from Database of Genomic Variants (DGV) for ZNF85 Gene

Variant ID Type Subtype PubMed ID
dgv3794n71 CNV Loss 21882294
nsv458377 CNV Gain 19166990
dgv201n21 CNV Loss 19592680
nsv509727 CNV Insertion 20534489
nsv2438 CNV Insertion 18451855

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HapMap Linkage Disequilibrium report

No data available for Polymorphic Variants from UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for ZNF85 Gene

Disorders for ZNF85 Gene

MalaCards: The human disease database

MalaCards: The human disease database. (1) Diseases for ZNF85 Gene including...

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(2) University of Copenhagen DISEASES for ZNF85 Gene

(2) Novoseek inferred disease relationships for ZNF85 Gene

Disease -log(P) Hits PubMed IDs
thrombocytopenia 70.9 9
thrombosis 46.1 2
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No data available for UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for ZNF85 Gene

Publications for ZNF85 Gene

  1. Functional analysis of ZNF85 KRAB zinc finger protein, a member of the highly homologous ZNF91 family. (PMID: 9839802) Poncelet D.A. … Martial J.A. (DNA Cell Biol. 1998) 3 4 23
  2. The evolutionarily conserved Kruppel-associated box domain defines a subfamily of eukaryotic multifingered proteins. (PMID: 2023909) Bellefroid E.J. … Martial J.A. (Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. U.S.A. 1991) 3 4
  3. The human genome contains hundreds of genes coding for finger proteins of the Kruppel type. (PMID: 2505992) Bellefroid E.J. … Martial J.A. (DNA 1989) 2 3
  4. Clustered organization of homologous KRAB zinc-finger genes with enhanced expression in human T lymphoid cells. (PMID: 8467795) Bellefroid E.J. … Martial J.A. (EMBO J. 1993) 3
  5. Enhanced expression in seminoma of human zinc finger genes located on chromosome 19. (PMID: 9406578) Ogawa T. … Hosaka M. (Cancer Genet. Cytogenet. 1998) 3

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