Aliases for THAP11 Gene
External Ids for THAP11 Gene
Previous GeneCards Identifiers for THAP11 Gene
The protein encoded by this gene contains a THAP domain, which is a conserved DNA-binding domain that has striking similarity to the site-specific DNA-binding domain (DBD) of Drosophila P element transposases. [provided by RefSeq, Jul 2008]
GeneCards Summary for THAP11 Gene
THAP11 (THAP Domain Containing 11) is a Protein Coding gene. Gene Ontology (GO) annotations related to this gene include nucleic acid binding.
UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for THAP11 Gene
Transcriptional repressor that plays a central role for embryogenesis and the pluripotency of embryonic stem (ES) cells. Sequence-specific DNA-binding factor that represses gene expression in pluripotent ES cells by directly binding to key genetic loci and recruiting epigenetic modifiers (By similarity).