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Aliases for ZSCAN12 Gene

Aliases for ZSCAN12 Gene

  • Zinc Finger And SCAN Domain Containing 12 2 3
  • Zinc Finger Protein 305 2 3 4
  • Zinc Finger Protein 96 2 3 4
  • ZNF96 3 4 6
  • KIAA0426 4 6
  • ZNF305 3 4
  • Zinc Finger And SCAN Domain-Containing Protein 12 3
  • DJ29K1.2 3
  • ZNF29K1 3
  • ZFP96 3

External Ids for ZSCAN12 Gene

Previous HGNC Symbols for ZSCAN12 Gene

  • ZNF305
  • ZNF96

Previous GeneCards Identifiers for ZSCAN12 Gene

  • GC06M028456
  • GC06M028152

Summaries for ZSCAN12 Gene

GeneCards Summary for ZSCAN12 Gene

ZSCAN12 (Zinc Finger And SCAN Domain Containing 12) is a Protein Coding gene. GO annotations related to this gene include sequence-specific DNA binding transcription factor activity. An important paralog of this gene is ZNF396.

UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for ZSCAN12 Gene

  • May be involved in transcriptional regulation

No data available for Entrez Gene Summary , Tocris Summary , Gene Wiki entry , PharmGKB "VIP" Summary , fRNAdb sequence ontologies and piRNA Summary for ZSCAN12 Gene

Genomics for ZSCAN12 Gene

Regulatory Elements for ZSCAN12 Gene

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Genomic Location for ZSCAN12 Gene

28,378,821 bp from pter
28,399,767 bp from pter
20,947 bases
Minus strand

Genomic View for ZSCAN12 Gene

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Genomic Location for ZSCAN12 Gene
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RefSeq DNA sequence for ZSCAN12 Gene

Proteins for ZSCAN12 Gene

  • Protein details for ZSCAN12 Gene (UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot)

    Protein Symbol:
    Recommended name:
    Zinc finger and SCAN domain-containing protein 12
    Protein Accession:
    Secondary Accessions:
    • O43724

    Protein attributes for ZSCAN12 Gene

    604 amino acids
    Molecular mass:
    70222 Da
    Quaternary structure:
    No Data Available
    • Sequence=BAA24856.2; Type=Erroneous initiation; Evidence={ECO:0000305};

neXtProt entry for ZSCAN12 Gene

Proteomics data for ZSCAN12 Gene at MOPED

Post-translational modifications for ZSCAN12 Gene

  • Modification sites at PhosphoSitePlus
  • Modification sites at neXtProt

Other Protein References for ZSCAN12 Gene

ENSEMBL proteins:
REFSEQ proteins:

No data available for DME Specific Peptides for ZSCAN12 Gene

Domains for ZSCAN12 Gene

Gene Families for ZSCAN12 Gene

  • ZNF :Zinc fingers, C2H2-type

Suggested Antigen Peptide Sequences for ZSCAN12 Gene

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Graphical View of Domain Structure for InterPro Entry



  • O43309
  • Contains 1 SCAN box domain.
  • Belongs to the krueppel C2H2-type zinc-finger protein family.
  • Contains 11 C2H2-type zinc fingers.
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Function for ZSCAN12 Gene

Molecular function for ZSCAN12 Gene

UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot Function: May be involved in transcriptional regulation

Gene Ontology (GO) - Molecular Function for ZSCAN12 Gene

GO ID Qualified GO term Evidence PubMed IDs
GO:0003677 DNA binding IEA --
GO:0003700 sequence-specific DNA binding transcription factor activity IEA --
GO:0005515 protein binding IPI 25416956
GO:0046872 metal ion binding IEA --
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miRNA for ZSCAN12 Gene

miRTarBase miRNAs that target ZSCAN12

No data available for Enzyme Numbers (IUBMB) , Phenotypes , Animal Models , Transcription Factor Targeting and HOMER Transcription for ZSCAN12 Gene

Localization for ZSCAN12 Gene

Subcellular locations from UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for ZSCAN12 Gene

Subcellular locations from

Jensen Localization Image for ZSCAN12 Gene COMPARTMENTS Subcellular localization image for ZSCAN12 gene
Compartment Confidence
nucleus 3
cytosol 2
cytoskeleton 1

Gene Ontology (GO) - Cellular Components for ZSCAN12 Gene

GO ID Qualified GO term Evidence PubMed IDs
GO:0005634 nucleus IEA --
genes like me logo Genes that share ontologies with ZSCAN12: view

Pathways for ZSCAN12 Gene

SuperPathways for ZSCAN12 Gene

No Data Available

Gene Ontology (GO) - Biological Process for ZSCAN12 Gene

GO ID Qualified GO term Evidence PubMed IDs
GO:0006351 transcription, DNA-templated IEA --
GO:0006355 regulation of transcription, DNA-templated IEA --
genes like me logo Genes that share ontologies with ZSCAN12: view

No data available for Pathways by source for ZSCAN12 Gene

Transcripts for ZSCAN12 Gene

Unigene Clusters for ZSCAN12 Gene

Zinc finger and SCAN domain containing 12:
Representative Sequences:

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Alternative Splicing Database (ASD) splice patterns (SP) for ZSCAN12 Gene

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

Relevant External Links for ZSCAN12 Gene

GeneLoc Exon Structure for
ECgene alternative splicing isoforms for

Expression for ZSCAN12 Gene

mRNA expression in normal human tissues for ZSCAN12 Gene

Integrated Proteomics: protein expression from ProteomicsDB, PaxDb, and MOPED for ZSCAN12 Gene

SOURCE GeneReport for Unigene cluster for ZSCAN12 Gene Hs.134816

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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 ZSCAN12 Gene

Orthologs for ZSCAN12 Gene

This gene was present in the common ancestor of mammals.

Orthologs for ZSCAN12 Gene

Organism Taxonomy Gene Similarity Type Details
(Pan troglodytes)
Mammalia ZSCAN12 35
  • 99.4 (n)
  • 99.02 (a)
ZSCAN12 36
  • 99 (a)
(Bos Taurus)
Mammalia ZSCAN12 35
  • 88.74 (n)
  • 84.51 (a)
ZSCAN12 36
  • 79 (a)
(Canis familiaris)
Mammalia ZSCAN12 35
  • 84.55 (n)
  • 80.13 (a)
ZSCAN12 36
  • 75 (a)
(Mus musculus)
Mammalia Zscan12 35
  • 78.25 (n)
  • 69.48 (a)
Zscan12 16
Zscan12 36
  • 69 (a)
(Rattus norvegicus)
Mammalia Zscan12 35
  • 79.16 (n)
  • 69.94 (a)
Species with no ortholog for ZSCAN12:
  • 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)
  • oppossum (Monodelphis domestica)
  • 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 ZSCAN12 Gene

Gene Tree for ZSCAN12 (if available)
Gene Tree for ZSCAN12 (if available)

Paralogs for ZSCAN12 Gene

Selected SIMAP similar genes for ZSCAN12 Gene using alignment to 1 proteins: Pseudogenes for ZSCAN12 Gene

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Variants for ZSCAN12 Gene

Sequence variations from dbSNP and Humsavar for ZSCAN12 Gene

SNP ID Clin Chr 06 pos Sequence Context AA Info Type MAF
rs1005125 -- 28,399,578(+) GCCAG(A/G)GCCTG intron-variant
rs1005126 -- 28,399,846(+) GCTTT(C/G)AACTC upstream-variant-2KB
rs1005127 -- 28,399,881(+) GAGAG(A/G)AAGGT upstream-variant-2KB
rs1052213 -- 28,380,600(-) CACAA(A/G)GAAAA nc-transcript-variant
rs1052214 -- 28,380,599(-) ACAAG(A/G)AAAAA nc-transcript-variant

Structural Variations from Database of Genomic Variants (DGV) for ZSCAN12 Gene

Variant ID Type Subtype PubMed ID
nsv830620 CNV Loss 17160897
esv2731752 CNV Deletion 23290073
esv2182271 CNV Deletion 18987734

Relevant External Links for ZSCAN12 Gene

HapMap Linkage Disequilibrium report

No data available for Polymorphic Variants from UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for ZSCAN12 Gene

Disorders for ZSCAN12 Gene

(1) University of Copenhagen DISEASES for ZSCAN12 Gene

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No data available for UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for ZSCAN12 Gene

Publications for ZSCAN12 Gene

  1. Three genes encoding zinc finger proteins on human chromosome 6p21.3: members of a new subclass of the Kruppel gene family containing the conserved SCAN box domain. (PMID: 9244436) Lee P.L. … Beutler E. (Genomics 1997) 2 3
  2. Prediction of the coding sequences of unidentified human genes. VIII. 78 new cDNA clones from brain which code for large proteins in vitro. (PMID: 9455477) Ishikawa K. … Ohara O. (DNA Res. 1997) 3 4
  3. The DNA sequence and analysis of human chromosome 6. (PMID: 14574404) Mungall A.J. … Beck S. (Nature 2003) 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. Distinct and overlapping sets of SUMO-1 and SUMO-2 target proteins revealed by quantitative proteomics. (PMID: 17000644) Vertegaal A.C. … Lamond A.I. (Mol. Cell Proteomics 2006) 3

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