Aliases for ZDHHC12 Gene
External Ids for ZDHHC12 Gene
Previous GeneCards Identifiers for ZDHHC12 Gene
GeneCards Summary for ZDHHC12 Gene
ZDHHC12 (Zinc Finger DHHC-Type Palmitoyltransferase 12) is a Protein Coding gene. Diseases associated with ZDHHC12 include Drug Psychosis and Drug-Induced Mental Disorder. Gene Ontology (GO) annotations related to this gene include protein-cysteine S-palmitoyltransferase activity and palmitoyltransferase activity. An important paralog of this gene is ZDHHC7.
UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot Summary for ZDHHC12 Gene
Palmitoyltransferase that could catalyze the addition of palmitate onto various protein substrates. Has a palmitoyltransferase activity toward gephyrin/GPHN, regulating its clustering at synapses and its function in gamma-aminobutyric acid receptor clustering. Thereby, indirectly regulates GABAergic synaptic transmission.