Aliases for ZNF140 Gene

Aliases for ZNF140 Gene

  • Zinc Finger Protein 140 2 3 4 5
  • PHZ-39 2 3
  • Zinc Finger Protein 140 (Clone PHZ-39) 2
  • EC 51
  • EC 51
  • ZNF140 5

External Ids for ZNF140 Gene

Previous GeneCards Identifiers for ZNF140 Gene

  • GC12P131178
  • GC12P133260
  • GC12P131896
  • GC12P131391
  • GC12P132267
  • GC12P133657
  • GC12P130436

Summaries for ZNF140 Gene

GeneCards Summary for ZNF140 Gene

ZNF140 (Zinc Finger Protein 140) is a Protein Coding gene. Among its related pathways are Gene Expression and Herpes simplex virus 1 infection. Gene Ontology (GO) annotations related to this gene include nucleic acid binding and DNA-binding transcription factor activity. An important paralog of this gene is ZNF33B.

UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot Summary for ZNF140 Gene

Additional gene information for ZNF140 Gene

No data available for Entrez Gene Summary , CIViC Summary , Tocris Summary , Gene Wiki entry , PharmGKB "VIP" Summary , Rfam classification and piRNA Summary for ZNF140 Gene

Genomics for ZNF140 Gene

GeneHancer (GH) Regulatory Elements Pubs

Promoters and enhancers for ZNF140 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 ZNF140 on the GeneHancer Hub at the UCSC Golden Path

Cistromic (ChIP-Seq) regulation report from SPP (The Signaling Pathways Project) for ZNF140

Genomic Locations for ZNF140 Gene

Genomic Locations for ZNF140 Gene
28,205 bases
Plus strand
27,837 bases
Plus strand

Genomic View for ZNF140 Gene

Genes around ZNF140 on UCSC Golden Path with GeneCards custom track

Cytogenetic band:
ZNF140 Gene in genomic location: bands according to Ensembl, locations according to GeneLoc (and/or Entrez Gene and/or Ensembl if different)
Genomic Location for ZNF140 Gene
GeneLoc Logo Genomic Neighborhood Exon StructureGene Density

RefSeq DNA sequence for ZNF140 Gene

Proteins for ZNF140 Gene

  • Protein details for ZNF140 Gene (UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot)

    Protein Symbol:
    Recommended name:
    Zinc finger protein 140
    Protein Accession:
    Secondary Accessions:
    • D3DXJ3
    • Q05CP6
    • Q8IV75

    Protein attributes for ZNF140 Gene

    457 amino acids
    Molecular mass:
    52996 Da
    Quaternary structure:
    No Data Available

    Alternative splice isoforms for ZNF140 Gene


neXtProt entry for ZNF140 Gene

Selected DME Specific Peptides for ZNF140 Gene


Post-translational modifications for ZNF140 Gene

  • Modification sites at PhosphoSitePlus
  • Modification sites at neXtProt

Domains & Families for ZNF140 Gene

Gene Families for ZNF140 Gene

Human Protein Atlas (HPA):
  • Predicted intracellular proteins
  • Transcription factors

Protein Domains for ZNF140 Gene

  • C2H2-type zinc finger signature
  • KRAB box

Suggested Antigen Peptide Sequences for ZNF140 Gene

GenScript: Design optimal peptide antigens:
  • cDNA FLJ58377, highly similar to Zinc finger protein 140 (Q05CP6_HUMAN)
  • Zinc finger protein 140 (ZN140_HUMAN)

Graphical View of Domain Structure for InterPro Entry



  • Belongs to the krueppel C2H2-type zinc-finger protein family.
  • Belongs to the krueppel C2H2-type zinc-finger protein family.
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Function for ZNF140 Gene

Molecular function for ZNF140 Gene

UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot Function:
May be involved in transcriptional regulation as a repressor.
GENATLAS Biochemistry:
zinc finger protein 140 (C2H2 type,Kruppel-like,KRAB subfamily)

Enzyme Numbers (IUBMB) for ZNF140 Gene

Phenotypes From GWAS Catalog for ZNF140 Gene

Gene Ontology (GO) - Molecular Function for ZNF140 Gene

GO ID Qualified GO term Evidence PubMed IDs
GO:0001227 DNA-binding transcription repressor activity, RNA polymerase II-specific IDA 11470777
GO:0003676 nucleic acid binding IEA --
GO:0003677 DNA binding IEA --
GO:0003700 DNA-binding transcription factor activity TAS --
GO:0043565 sequence-specific DNA binding IDA 28473536
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miRNA for ZNF140 Gene

miRTarBase miRNAs that target ZNF140

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No data available for Human Phenotype Ontology , Animal Models , Transcription Factor Targets and HOMER Transcription for ZNF140 Gene

Localization for ZNF140 Gene

Subcellular locations from UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for ZNF140 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 ZNF140 gene
Compartment Confidence
nucleus 4
cytosol 2
golgi apparatus 1

Gene Ontology (GO) - Cellular Components for ZNF140 Gene

GO ID Qualified GO term Evidence PubMed IDs
GO:0005634 nucleus IEA --
genes like me logo Genes that share ontologies with ZNF140: view

No data available for Subcellular locations from the Human Protein Atlas (HPA) for ZNF140 Gene

Pathways & Interactions for ZNF140 Gene

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Pathways by source for ZNF140 Gene

2 Reactome pathways for ZNF140 Gene
1 KEGG pathway for ZNF140 Gene

Gene Ontology (GO) - Biological Process for ZNF140 Gene

GO ID Qualified GO term Evidence PubMed IDs
GO:0000122 negative regulation of transcription by RNA polymerase II IDA 11470777
GO:0006355 regulation of transcription, DNA-templated IEA --
genes like me logo Genes that share ontologies with ZNF140: view

No data available for SIGNOR curated interactions for ZNF140 Gene

Drugs & Compounds for ZNF140 Gene

No Compound Related Data Available

Transcripts for ZNF140 Gene

mRNA/cDNA for ZNF140 Gene

10 NCBI additional mRNA sequence :
10 Ensembl transcripts including schematic representations, and UCSC links to gene/alias where relevant :

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Inhibitory RNA Products

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Alternative Splicing Database (ASD) splice patterns (SP) for ZNF140 Gene

ExUns: 1a · 1b · 1c ^ 2a · 2b · 2c ^ 3 ^ 4a · 4b · 4c ^ 5 ^ 6 ^ 7 ^ 8a · 8b · 8c · 8d · 8e · 8f
SP1: - - -
SP2: - -
SP3: - - -
SP4: - - - - - -
SP5: - - - -
SP6: -
SP7: - -

Relevant External Links for ZNF140 Gene

GeneLoc Exon Structure for

Expression for ZNF140 Gene

mRNA expression in normal human tissues from GTEx, Illumina, BioGPS, and SAGE for ZNF140 Gene

mRNA expression in embryonic tissues and stem cells from LifeMap Discovery

Integrated Proteomics: protein expression in normal tissues and cell lines from ProteomicsDB and MOPED for ZNF140 Gene

Transcriptomic regulation report from SPP (The Signaling Pathways Project) for ZNF140

SOURCE GeneReport for Unigene cluster for ZNF140 Gene:


mRNA Expression by UniProt/SwissProt for ZNF140 Gene:

Tissue specificity: Seems ubiquitous. Seen in the heart, brain, placenta, lung, liver, skeletal muscle, kidney and pancreas.

Evidence on tissue expression from TISSUES for ZNF140 Gene

  • Nervous system(3)
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No data available for mRNA differential expression in normal tissues , Protein differential expression in normal tissues , Protein tissue co-expression partners and Phenotype-based relationships between genes and organs from Gene ORGANizer for ZNF140 Gene

Orthologs for ZNF140 Gene

This gene was present in the common ancestor of animals and fungi.

Orthologs for ZNF140 Gene

Organism Taxonomy Gene Similarity Type Details
(Pan troglodytes)
Mammalia ZNF140 30 31
  • 99.64 (n)
(Bos Taurus)
Mammalia ZNF140 30 31
  • 90.08 (n)
(Canis familiaris)
Mammalia ZNF140 30 31
  • 89.57 (n)
(Monodelphis domestica)
Mammalia -- 31
  • 35 (a)
Baker's yeast
(Saccharomyces cerevisiae)
Saccharomycetes ZAP1 31
  • 14 (a)
Species where no ortholog for ZNF140 was found in the sources mined by GeneCards:
  • A. gosspyii yeast (Eremothecium 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)
  • 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)
  • 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)
  • Mouse (Mus musculus)
  • Orangutan (Pongo pygmaeus)
  • Pig (Sus scrofa)
  • Platypus (Ornithorhynchus anatinus)
  • Rainbow Trout (Oncorhynchus mykiss)
  • Rat (Rattus norvegicus)
  • Rice (Oryza sativa)
  • Rice Blast Fungus (Magnaporthe grisea)
  • Schistosome Parasite (Schistosoma mansoni)
  • Sea Anemone (Nematostella vectensis)
  • Sea Vase (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 ZNF140 Gene

Gene Tree for ZNF140 (if available)
Gene Tree for ZNF140 (if available)
Evolutionary constrained regions (ECRs) for ZNF140: view image

Paralogs for ZNF140 Gene

Paralogs for ZNF140 Gene

(533) SIMAP similar genes for ZNF140 Gene using alignment to 10 proteins:

  • ZN140_HUMAN
  • F5GX08_HUMAN
  • F5H0J9_HUMAN
  • F5H3Z2_HUMAN
  • F5H4I1_HUMAN
  • F5H644_HUMAN
  • I3L0D9_HUMAN
  • I3L0I7_HUMAN
  • Q05CP6_HUMAN Pseudogenes for ZNF140 Gene

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Variants for ZNF140 Gene

Sequence variations, with clinical significance, from ClinVar and Humsavar, with links to dbSNP for ZNF140 Gene

SNP ID Clinical significance and condition Chr 12 pos Variation AA Info Type
rs2229373 - p.Ala386Val

Additional dbSNP identifiers (rs#s) for ZNF140 Gene

Structural Variations from Database of Genomic Variants (DGV) for ZNF140 Gene

Variant ID Type Subtype PubMed ID
dgv1590n100 CNV gain 25217958
dgv1592n100 CNV gain 25217958
dgv1593n100 CNV gain 25217958
dgv1594n100 CNV gain 25217958
dgv1595n100 CNV gain 25217958
dgv3060n54 CNV gain 21841781
dgv330e199 CNV deletion 23128226
dgv534e212 CNV gain 25503493
dgv917n106 CNV deletion 24896259
esv27162 CNV gain+loss 19812545
esv2759923 CNV loss 17122850
esv2760921 CNV gain 21179565
esv3631326 CNV loss 21293372
esv3631327 CNV gain 21293372
esv3631328 CNV gain 21293372
nsv1048027 CNV gain 25217958
nsv1054933 CNV gain 25217958
nsv1071081 CNV deletion 25765185
nsv470337 CNV loss 18288195
nsv472013 CNV novel sequence insertion 20440878
nsv518970 CNV gain 19592680
nsv561145 CNV gain 21841781

Variation tolerance for ZNF140 Gene

Residual Variation Intolerance Score: 84.9% of all genes are more intolerant (likely to be disease-causing)
Gene Damage Index Score: 4.04; 60.57% of all genes are more intolerant (likely to be disease-causing)

Additional Variant Information for ZNF140 Gene

SNPedia medical, phenotypic, and genealogical associations of SNPs for

No data available for Polymorphic Variants from UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for ZNF140 Gene

Disorders for ZNF140 Gene

Additional Disease Information for ZNF140

No disorders were found for ZNF140 Gene.

No data available for MalaCards , UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot and Genatlas for ZNF140 Gene

Publications for ZNF140 Gene

  1. Isolation and fine mapping of 16 novel human zinc finger-encoding cDNAs identify putative candidate genes for developmental and malignant disorders. (PMID: 7557990) Tommerup N … Vissing H (Genomics 1995) 2 3 4
  2. Complete sequencing and characterization of 21,243 full-length human cDNAs. (PMID: 14702039) Ota T … Sugano S (Nature genetics 2004) 3 4
  3. Repression of transcriptional activity by heterologous KRAB domains present in zinc finger proteins. (PMID: 7649249) Vissing H … Thiesen HJ (FEBS letters 1995) 3 4
  4. A reference map of the human binary protein interactome. (PMID: 32296183) Luck K … Calderwood MA (Nature 2020) 3
  5. Impact of cytosine methylation on DNA binding specificities of human transcription factors. (PMID: 28473536) Yin Y … Taipale J (Science (New York, N.Y.) 2017) 3

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