Aliases for FIZ1 Gene
External Ids for FIZ1 Gene
Previous GeneCards Identifiers for FIZ1 Gene
This gene encodes zinc finger protein, which interacts with a receptor tyrosine kinase involved in the regulation of hematopoietic and lymphoid cells. This gene product also interacts with a transcription factor that regulates the expression of rod-specific genes in retina. [provided by RefSeq, Jul 2008]
GeneCards Summary for FIZ1 Gene
FIZ1 (FLT3 Interacting Zinc Finger 1) is a Protein Coding gene. Diseases associated with FIZ1 include Bardet-Biedl Syndrome 9 and Complex Partial Epilepsy. Gene Ontology (GO) annotations related to this gene include nucleic acid binding and receptor tyrosine kinase binding. An important paralog of this gene is ZNF618.
UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot Summary for FIZ1 Gene
May be a transcriptional repressor of NRL function in photoreceptors. Does not repress CRX-mediated transactivation (By similarity).