Aliases for EBF1 Gene

Aliases for EBF1 Gene

  • EBF Transcription Factor 1 2 3 5
  • Transcription Factor COE1 3 4
  • Early B Cell Factor 1 2 3
  • Early B-Cell Factor 2 4
  • O/E-1 3 4
  • COE1 3 4
  • EBF 3 4
  • Collier, Olf And EBF Transcription Factor 1 3
  • Olfactory Neuronal Transcription Factor 1 3
  • OLF1 3
  • OE-1 4

External Ids for EBF1 Gene

Previous HGNC Symbols for EBF1 Gene

  • EBF

Previous GeneCards Identifiers for EBF1 Gene

  • GC05M158059
  • GC05M153220
  • GC05M158123
  • GC05M158126

Summaries for EBF1 Gene

GeneCards Summary for EBF1 Gene

EBF1 (EBF Transcription Factor 1) is a Protein Coding gene. Diseases associated with EBF1 include Plasmacytoma and Fetal Erythroblastosis. Among its related pathways are Developmental Biology and Regulation of lipid metabolism by Peroxisome proliferator-activated receptor alpha (PPARalpha). Gene Ontology (GO) annotations related to this gene include DNA-binding transcription factor activity and C2H2 zinc finger domain binding. An important paralog of this gene is EBF3.

UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot Summary for EBF1 Gene

  • Transcriptional activator which recognizes variations of the palindromic sequence 5'-ATTCCCNNGGGAATT-3'.

Gene Wiki entry for EBF1 Gene

Additional gene information for EBF1 Gene

No data available for Entrez Gene Summary , CIViC Summary , Tocris Summary , PharmGKB "VIP" Summary , Rfam classification and piRNA Summary for EBF1 Gene

Genomics for EBF1 Gene

GeneHancer (GH) Regulatory Elements for EBF1 Gene

Promoters and enhancers for EBF1 Gene
- Elite GeneHancer and/or Elite GeneHancer-gene association Download GeneHancer data from 2017 publication | Request up-to-date GeneHancer data (full dataset)

GeneHancers around EBF1 on UCSC Golden Path with GeneCards custom track

Top Transcription factor binding sites by QIAGEN in the EBF1 gene promoter:
  • AML1a
  • NF-1
  • NRSF form 1
  • NRSF form 2

Genomic Locations for EBF1 Gene

Genomic Locations for EBF1 Gene
404,009 bases
Minus strand
403,866 bases
Minus strand

Genomic View for EBF1 Gene

Genes around EBF1 on UCSC Golden Path with GeneCards custom track

Cytogenetic band:
EBF1 Gene in genomic location: bands according to Ensembl, locations according to GeneLoc (and/or Entrez Gene and/or Ensembl if different)
Genomic Location for EBF1 Gene
GeneLoc Logo Genomic Neighborhood Exon StructureGene Density

RefSeq DNA sequence for EBF1 Gene

Proteins for EBF1 Gene

  • Protein details for EBF1 Gene (UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot)

    Protein Symbol:
    Recommended name:
    Transcription factor COE1
    Protein Accession:
    Secondary Accessions:
    • Q8IW11

    Protein attributes for EBF1 Gene

    591 amino acids
    Molecular mass:
    64464 Da
    Quaternary structure:
    • Forms either a homodimer or a heterodimer with a related family member (By similarity). Interacts with ZNF423 and ZNF521, leading to prevent EBF1 to bind DNA and activate target genes.

    Three dimensional structures from OCA and Proteopedia for EBF1 Gene

    Alternative splice isoforms for EBF1 Gene


neXtProt entry for EBF1 Gene

Post-translational modifications for EBF1 Gene

  • Modification sites at PhosphoSitePlus
  • Modification sites at neXtProt

No data available for DME Specific Peptides for EBF1 Gene

Domains & Families for EBF1 Gene

Gene Families for EBF1 Gene

Human Protein Atlas (HPA):
  • Cancer-related genes
  • Predicted intracellular proteins
  • Transcription factors

Suggested Antigen Peptide Sequences for EBF1 Gene

GenScript: Design optimal peptide antigens:
  • Early B-cell factor (COE1_HUMAN)

Graphical View of Domain Structure for InterPro Entry



  • Belongs to the COE family.
  • Belongs to the COE family.
genes like me logo Genes that share domains with EBF1: view

Function for EBF1 Gene

Molecular function for EBF1 Gene

UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot Function:
Transcriptional activator which recognizes variations of the palindromic sequence 5'-ATTCCCNNGGGAATT-3'.

Phenotypes From GWAS Catalog for EBF1 Gene

Gene Ontology (GO) - Molecular Function for EBF1 Gene

GO ID Qualified GO term Evidence PubMed IDs
GO:0000981 DNA-binding transcription factor activity, RNA polymerase II-specific NAS 19274049
GO:0001228 DNA-binding transcription activator activity, RNA polymerase II-specific IBA 21873635
GO:0003677 DNA binding IEA --
GO:0003700 DNA-binding transcription factor activity IEA --
GO:0005515 protein binding IPI 25416956
genes like me logo Genes that share ontologies with EBF1: view
genes like me logo Genes that share phenotypes with EBF1: view

Animal Models for EBF1 Gene

MGI Knock Outs for EBF1:

Animal Model Products

CRISPR Products

Targeted motifs for EBF1 Gene
HOMER Transcription Factor Regulatory Elements motif EBF1
  • Consensus sequence: GGTCCCTAGGGA Submotif: canonical Cell Type: proBcell GEO ID: GSE21978

Clone Products

No data available for Enzyme Numbers (IUBMB) , Human Phenotype Ontology and Transcription Factor Targets for EBF1 Gene

Localization for EBF1 Gene

Subcellular locations from UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for EBF1 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 EBF1 gene
Compartment Confidence
nucleus 4
plasma membrane 1
cytosol 1

Subcellular locations from the

Human Protein Atlas (HPA)
  • Nucleoplasm (2)
  • Vesicles (2)
See all subcellular structures

Gene Ontology (GO) - Cellular Components for EBF1 Gene

GO ID Qualified GO term Evidence PubMed IDs
GO:0005634 nucleus IBA,IEA 21873635
genes like me logo Genes that share ontologies with EBF1: view

Pathways & Interactions for EBF1 Gene

genes like me logo Genes that share pathways with EBF1: view

Pathways by source for EBF1 Gene

1 BioSystems pathway for EBF1 Gene

SIGNOR curated interactions for EBF1 Gene

Is inactivated by:

Gene Ontology (GO) - Biological Process for EBF1 Gene

GO ID Qualified GO term Evidence PubMed IDs
GO:0006355 regulation of transcription, DNA-templated IEA --
GO:0007275 multicellular organism development IEA --
GO:0045944 positive regulation of transcription by RNA polymerase II IBA 21873635
genes like me logo Genes that share ontologies with EBF1: view

Drugs & Compounds for EBF1 Gene

No Compound Related Data Available

Transcripts for EBF1 Gene

CRISPR Products

Clone Products

Alternative Splicing Database (ASD) splice patterns (SP) for EBF1 Gene

No ASD Table

Relevant External Links for EBF1 Gene

GeneLoc Exon Structure for
ECgene alternative splicing isoforms for

Expression for EBF1 Gene

mRNA expression in normal human tissues from GTEx, Illumina, BioGPS, and CGAP SAGE for EBF1 Gene

mRNA expression in embryonic tissues and stem cells from LifeMap Discovery

mRNA differential expression in normal tissues according to GTEx for EBF1 Gene

This gene is overexpressed in Adipose - Subcutaneous (x4.7) and Artery - Tibial (x4.4).

Protein differential expression in normal tissues from HIPED for EBF1 Gene

This gene is overexpressed in Blymphocyte (48.0) and Heart (18.0).

Integrated Proteomics: protein expression in normal tissues and cell lines from ProteomicsDB and MOPED for EBF1 Gene

Protein tissue co-expression partners for EBF1 Gene

- Elite partner

NURSA nuclear receptor signaling pathways regulating expression of EBF1 Gene:


SOURCE GeneReport for Unigene cluster for EBF1 Gene:


Evidence on tissue expression from TISSUES for EBF1 Gene

  • Blood(2.5)
  • Bone marrow(2)
  • Nervous system(2)
genes like me logo Genes that share expression patterns with EBF1: view

No data available for mRNA Expression by UniProt/SwissProt and Phenotype-based relationships between genes and organs from Gene ORGANizer for EBF1 Gene

Orthologs for EBF1 Gene

This gene was present in the common ancestor of animals.

Orthologs for EBF1 Gene

Organism Taxonomy Gene Similarity Type Details
(Monodelphis domestica)
Mammalia EBF1 33
  • 100 (a)
(Pan troglodytes)
Mammalia EBF1 33 32
  • 99.77 (n)
(Ornithorhynchus anatinus)
Mammalia EBF1 33
  • 96 (a)
(Canis familiaris)
Mammalia EBF1 33 32
  • 95.94 (n)
(Bos Taurus)
Mammalia EBF1 33 32
  • 95.43 (n)
(Rattus norvegicus)
Mammalia Ebf1 32
  • 94.29 (n)
(Mus musculus)
Mammalia Ebf1 17 33 32
  • 94.08 (n)
(Gallus gallus)
Aves EBF1 33 32
  • 86.63 (n)
(Anolis carolinensis)
Reptilia -- 33
  • 97 (a)
-- 33
  • 78 (a)
-- 33
  • 56 (a)
tropical clawed frog
(Silurana tropicalis)
Amphibia ebf1 32
  • 81.44 (n)
(Danio rerio)
Actinopterygii EBF1 (3 of 3) 33
  • 88 (a)
ebf1b 33
  • 88 (a)
ebf1a 33 32
  • 79.08 (n)
coe2 32
fruit fly
(Drosophila melanogaster)
Insecta kn 33
  • 52 (a)
(Caenorhabditis elegans)
Secernentea unc-3 33 32
  • 64.11 (n)
sea squirt
(Ciona savignyi)
Ascidiacea -- 33
  • 54 (a)
Species where no ortholog for EBF1 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)
  • 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)
  • rainbow trout (Oncorhynchus mykiss)
  • rice (Oryza sativa)
  • rice blast fungus (Magnaporthe grisea)
  • schistosome parasite (Schistosoma mansoni)
  • sea anemone (Nematostella vectensis)
  • 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)

Evolution for EBF1 Gene

Gene Tree for EBF1 (if available)
Gene Tree for EBF1 (if available)
Evolutionary constrained regions (ECRs) for EBF1: view image

Paralogs for EBF1 Gene

Paralogs for EBF1 Gene

(4) SIMAP similar genes for EBF1 Gene using alignment to 2 proteins:

genes like me logo Genes that share paralogs with EBF1: view

Variants for EBF1 Gene

Sequence variations from dbSNP and Humsavar for EBF1 Gene

SNP ID Clin Chr 05 pos Variation AA Info Type
rs1000011895 -- 158,701,562(-) C/T genic_downstream_transcript_variant, intron_variant
rs1000015477 -- 158,833,847(-) G/A/C genic_upstream_transcript_variant, intron_variant
rs1000017102 -- 159,006,154(-) G/A genic_upstream_transcript_variant, intron_variant
rs1000021517 -- 158,876,428(-) A/G genic_upstream_transcript_variant, intron_variant
rs1000025557 -- 158,937,254(-) C/A genic_upstream_transcript_variant, intron_variant

Structural Variations from Database of Genomic Variants (DGV) for EBF1 Gene

Variant ID Type Subtype PubMed ID
dgv153e180 CNV loss 20482838
esv2730966 CNV deletion 23290073
esv2730967 CNV deletion 23290073
esv2730968 CNV deletion 23290073
esv3391123 CNV duplication 20981092
esv3570523 CNV loss 25503493
esv3607333 CNV gain 21293372
esv3607335 CNV loss 21293372
esv6691 CNV gain 19470904
esv999938 CNV deletion 20482838
nsv1073508 CNV deletion 25765185
nsv1112887 CNV deletion 24896259
nsv1126067 CNV deletion 24896259
nsv5093 CNV insertion 18451855
nsv5094 CNV insertion 18451855
nsv524803 CNV loss 19592680
nsv526407 CNV loss 19592680
nsv830528 CNV gain 17160897
nsv950433 CNV deletion 24416366

Variation tolerance for EBF1 Gene

Residual Variation Intolerance Score: 7.16% of all genes are more intolerant (likely to be disease-causing)
Gene Damage Index Score: 1.32; 26.27% of all genes are more intolerant (likely to be disease-causing)

Additional Variant Information for EBF1 Gene

Human Gene Mutation Database (HGMD)
SNPedia medical, phenotypic, and genealogical associations of SNPs for

SNP Genotyping and Copy Number Assay Products

No data available for Polymorphic Variants from UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for EBF1 Gene

Disorders for EBF1 Gene

MalaCards: The human disease database

(2) MalaCards diseases for EBF1 Gene - From: HGMD, DISEASES, Novoseek, and GeneCards

Disorder Aliases PubMed IDs
  • myeloma - solitary
fetal erythroblastosis
  • ef - erythroblastosis foetalis
- elite association - COSMIC cancer census association via MalaCards
Search EBF1 in MalaCards View complete list of genes associated with diseases

Additional Disease Information for EBF1

Genetic Association Database
Human Genome Epidemiology Navigator
ATLAS of Genetics and Cytogenetics in Oncology and Haematology
genes like me logo Genes that share disorders with EBF1: view

No data available for UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot and Genatlas for EBF1 Gene

Publications for EBF1 Gene

  1. Cloning of human early B-cell factor and identification of target genes suggest a conserved role in B-cell development in man and mouse. (PMID: 10942392) Gisler R … Sigvardsson M (Blood 2000) 2 3 4 23 56
  2. Early hematopoietic zinc finger protein (EHZF), the human homolog to mouse Evi3, is highly expressed in primitive human hematopoietic cells. (PMID: 14630787) Bond HM … Venuta S (Blood 2004) 3 4 23 56
  3. Gene for a tissue-specific transcriptional activator (EBF or Olf-1), expressed in early B lymphocytes, adipocytes, and olfactory neurons, is located on human chromosome 5, band q34, and proximal mouse chromosome 11. (PMID: 8012110) Milatovich A … Francke U (Mammalian genome : official journal of the International Mammalian Genome Society 1994) 2 3 23 56
  4. Structural determination of functional domains in early B-cell factor (EBF) family of transcription factors reveals similarities to Rel DNA-binding proteins and a novel dimerization motif. (PMID: 20592035) Siponen MI … Berglund H (The Journal of biological chemistry 2010) 3 4 56
  5. Early B-cell Factor gene association with multiple sclerosis in the Spanish population. (PMID: 16255771) Martínez A … Urcelay E (BMC neurology 2005) 3 23 56

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