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Aliases for C12orf42 Gene

Aliases for C12orf42 Gene

  • Chromosome 12 Open Reading Frame 42 2 3 5
  • Uncharacterized Protein C12orf42 3

External Ids for C12orf42 Gene

Previous GeneCards Identifiers for C12orf42 Gene

  • GC12M102199
  • GC12M103631
  • GC12M100754
  • GC12M103237

Summaries for C12orf42 Gene

GeneCards Summary for C12orf42 Gene

C12orf42 (Chromosome 12 Open Reading Frame 42) is a Protein Coding gene.

Additional gene information for C12orf42 Gene

No data available for Entrez Gene Summary , CIViC summary , UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot , Tocris Summary , Gene Wiki entry , PharmGKB "VIP" Summary , fRNAdb sequence ontologies and piRNA Summary for C12orf42 Gene

Genomics for C12orf42 Gene

GeneHancer (GH) Regulatory Elements for C12orf42 Gene

Promoters and enhancers for C12orf42 Gene
GeneHancer (GH) Identifier GH Type GH
GH Sources Gene Association Score Total Score TSS distance (kb) Number of Genes Away Size (kb) Transcription Factor
Binding Sites
Gene Targets
GH12J103492 Promoter/Enhancer 1.8 EPDnew Ensembl ENCODE 650.3 +30.8 30757 3.9 HDGF PKNOX1 SIN3A BMI1 RAD21 YY1 GLIS2 SCRT2 ZNF143 ATF7 LOC105369945 C12orf42 GC12P103397
GH12J103569 Promoter 0.5 EPDnew 650.3 -44.5 -44500 0.1 C12orf42 ENSG00000212594 GC12P103574 LINC02401
GH12J103523 Enhancer 0.4 ENCODE 650.7 +1.0 1041 0.8 GATA3 MYC C12orf42 ENSG00000257994
GH12J103559 Enhancer 0.9 Ensembl ENCODE 10.8 -35.7 -35725 3.8 FOXA2 JUN SIN3A ZNF644 ETS1 CTBP1 POLR2A FOSL2 FOS MAFK STAB2 C12orf42 ENSG00000212594 LINC02401 GC12P103574
GH12J103548 Enhancer 0.7 ENCODE 11.9 -23.4 -23445 0.9 CTCF MAX STAT5A BATF IRF4 RAD21 TEAD3 NFATC1 EED SMC3 LINC02401 C12orf42 ASCL1 GC12P103574
- Elite GeneHancer and/or Elite GeneHancer-gene association Download GeneHancer data from 2017 publication | Request up-to-date GeneHancer data (full dataset)

GeneHancers around C12orf42 on UCSC Golden Path with GeneCards custom track

Top Transcription factor binding sites by QIAGEN in the C12orf42 gene promoter:
  • Bach1
  • HNF-1
  • HNF-1A
  • aMEF-2
  • MEF-2A

Genomic Locations for C12orf42 Gene

Genomic Locations for C12orf42 Gene
445,610 bases
Minus strand
258,381 bases
Minus strand

Genomic View for C12orf42 Gene

Genes around C12orf42 on UCSC Golden Path with GeneCards custom track

Cytogenetic band:
C12orf42 Gene in genomic location: bands according to Ensembl, locations according to GeneLoc (and/or Entrez Gene and/or Ensembl if different)
Genomic Location for C12orf42 Gene
GeneLoc Logo Genomic Neighborhood Exon StructureGene Density

RefSeq DNA sequence for C12orf42 Gene

Proteins for C12orf42 Gene

  • Protein details for C12orf42 Gene (UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot)

    Protein Symbol:
    Recommended name:
    Uncharacterized protein C12orf42
    Protein Accession:
    Secondary Accessions:
    • Q49A64
    • Q4G0S2

    Protein attributes for C12orf42 Gene

    360 amino acids
    Molecular mass:
    39738 Da
    Quaternary structure:
    No Data Available

    Alternative splice isoforms for C12orf42 Gene


neXtProt entry for C12orf42 Gene

Post-translational modifications for C12orf42 Gene

  • Modification sites at PhosphoSitePlus
  • Modification sites at neXtProt

No data available for DME Specific Peptides for C12orf42 Gene

Domains & Families for C12orf42 Gene

Gene Families for C12orf42 Gene

Human Protein Atlas (HPA):
  • Predicted intracellular proteins

Protein Domains for C12orf42 Gene


Graphical View of Domain Structure for InterPro Entry

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No data available for Suggested Antigen Peptide Sequences and UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for C12orf42 Gene

Function for C12orf42 Gene

Phenotypes From GWAS Catalog for C12orf42 Gene

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No data available for Molecular function , Enzyme Numbers (IUBMB) , Gene Ontology (GO) - Molecular Function , Human Phenotype Ontology , Animal Models , miRNA , Transcription Factor Targets and HOMER Transcription for C12orf42 Gene

Localization for C12orf42 Gene

Subcellular locations from

Extracellular space Cytosol Plasma membrane Cytoskeleton Lysosome Endosome Peroxisome ER Golgi Apparatus Nucleus Mitochondrion 0 1 2 3 4 5 Confidence
COMPARTMENTS Subcellular localization image for C12orf42 gene
Compartment Confidence
nucleus 3
cytosol 2

No data available for Subcellular locations from UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot , Subcellular locations from the Human Protein Atlas (HPA) and Gene Ontology (GO) - Cellular Components for C12orf42 Gene

Pathways & Interactions for C12orf42 Gene

SuperPathways for C12orf42 Gene

No Data Available

Interacting Proteins for C12orf42 Gene

Gene Ontology (GO) - Biological Process for C12orf42 Gene


No data available for Pathways by source and SIGNOR curated interactions for C12orf42 Gene

Drugs & Compounds for C12orf42 Gene

No Compound Related Data Available

Transcripts for C12orf42 Gene

mRNA/cDNA for C12orf42 Gene

Unigene Clusters for C12orf42 Gene

Chromosome 12 open reading frame 42:
Representative Sequences:

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Alternative Splicing Database (ASD) splice patterns (SP) for C12orf42 Gene

ExUns: 1a · 1b · 1c ^ 2 ^ 3 ^ 4 ^ 5 ^ 6a · 6b ^ 7a · 7b
SP2: - -
SP3: -

Relevant External Links for C12orf42 Gene

GeneLoc Exon Structure for
ECgene alternative splicing isoforms for

Expression for C12orf42 Gene

mRNA expression in normal human tissues from GTEx, Illumina, BioGPS, and CGAP SAGE for C12orf42 Gene

mRNA differential expression in normal tissues according to GTEx for C12orf42 Gene

This gene is overexpressed in Testis (x38.4) and Spleen (x4.5).

NURSA nuclear receptor signaling pathways regulating expression of C12orf42 Gene:


SOURCE GeneReport for Unigene cluster for C12orf42 Gene:

genes like me logo Genes that share expression patterns with C12orf42: view

No data available for mRNA expression in embryonic tissues and stem cells from LifeMap Discovery , Protein differential expression in normal tissues , Protein expression , Protein tissue co-expression partners , mRNA Expression by UniProt/SwissProt , Evidence on tissue expression from TISSUES and Phenotype-based relationships between genes and organs from Gene ORGANizer for C12orf42 Gene

Orthologs for C12orf42 Gene

This gene was present in the common ancestor of mammals.

Orthologs for C12orf42 Gene

Organism Taxonomy Gene Similarity Type Details
(Pan troglodytes)
Mammalia C12H12orf42 33
  • 99.44 (n)
C12orf42 34
  • 99 (a)
(Bos Taurus)
Mammalia C5H12orf42 33
  • 74 (n)
(Mus musculus)
Mammalia 1700113H08Rik 16 34 33
  • 65.73 (n)
(Rattus norvegicus)
Mammalia RGD1560034 33
  • 64.54 (n)
Species where no ortholog for C12orf42 was found in the sources mined by GeneCards:
  • 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)
  • dog (Canis familiaris)
  • 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 C12orf42 Gene

Gene Tree for C12orf42 (if available)
Gene Tree for C12orf42 (if available)

Paralogs for C12orf42 Gene Pseudogenes for C12orf42 Gene

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No data available for Paralogs for C12orf42 Gene

Variants for C12orf42 Gene

Sequence variations from dbSNP and Humsavar for C12orf42 Gene

SNP ID Clin Chr 12 pos Variation AA Info Type
rs1000007804 -- 103,134,438(-) T/C genic_downstream_transcript_variant, intron_variant
rs1000015637 -- 103,385,110(-) G/A intron_variant
rs1000022735 -- 103,312,020(-) C/T intron_variant
rs1000028034 -- 103,488,010(-) G/A genic_upstream_transcript_variant, intron_variant
rs1000028295 -- 103,073,749(-) G/A genic_downstream_transcript_variant, intron_variant

Structural Variations from Database of Genomic Variants (DGV) for C12orf42 Gene

Variant ID Type Subtype PubMed ID
dgv309e199 CNV deletion 23128226
esv22217 CNV loss 19812545
esv3444861 CNV insertion 20981092
esv3630608 CNV loss 21293372
esv3630609 CNV gain 21293372
esv3630612 CNV gain 21293372
esv3630613 CNV loss 21293372
nsv1118243 CNV deletion 24896259
nsv521147 CNV loss 19592680
nsv560037 CNV gain 21841781
nsv826506 CNV loss 20364138
nsv832501 CNV gain 17160897

Variation tolerance for C12orf42 Gene

Residual Variation Intolerance Score: 82.2% of all genes are more intolerant (likely to be disease-causing)
Gene Damage Index Score: 3.28; 52.99% of all genes are more intolerant (likely to be disease-causing)

Additional Variant Information for C12orf42 Gene

SNPedia medical, phenotypic, and genealogical associations of SNPs for

No data available for Polymorphic Variants from UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for C12orf42 Gene

Disorders for C12orf42 Gene

Additional Disease Information for C12orf42

Genetic Association Database
Human Genome Epidemiology Navigator
ATLAS of Genetics and Cytogenetics in Oncology and Haematology

No disorders were found for C12orf42 Gene.

No data available for MalaCards , UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot and Genatlas for C12orf42 Gene

Publications for C12orf42 Gene

  1. A genome-wide association study identifies a region at chromosome 12 as a potential susceptibility locus for restenosis after percutaneous coronary intervention. (PMID: 21878436) Sampietro ML … Jukema JW (Human molecular genetics 2011) 3 44 58
  2. Molecular characterization of a novel chromosomal translocation t(12;14)(q23;q11.2) in T-lymphoblastic lymphoma between the T-cell receptor delta-deleting elements (TRDREC and TRAJ61) and the hypothetical gene C12orf42. (PMID: 20659153) Przybylski GK … Schmidt CA (European journal of haematology 2010) 2 3 58
  3. Complete sequencing and characterization of 21,243 full-length human cDNAs. (PMID: 14702039) Ota T … Sugano S (Nature genetics 2004) 3 4 58
  4. The status, quality, and expansion of the NIH full-length cDNA project: the Mammalian Gene Collection (MGC). (PMID: 15489334) Gerhard DS … MGC Project Team (Genome research 2004) 3 4 58
  5. Biological insights from 108 schizophrenia-associated genetic loci. (PMID: 25056061) Schizophrenia Working Group of the Psychiatric Genomics Consortium (Nature 2014) 3 58

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