Aliases for ZNF420 Gene
External Ids for ZNF420 Gene
Previous GeneCards Identifiers for ZNF420 Gene
The protein encoded by this gene is a KRAB-type zinc finger protein that negatively-regulates p53-mediated apoptosis. Under stress conditions, the encoded protein is phosphorylated by ATM and dissociates from p53, which activates p53 and initiates apoptosis. [provided by RefSeq, Jul 2016]
GeneCards Summary for ZNF420 Gene
ZNF420 (Zinc Finger Protein 420) is a Protein Coding gene. Among its related pathways are Gene Expression and TP53 Regulates Transcription of Cell Death Genes. 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 ZNF91.
UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot Summary for ZNF420 Gene
May be involved in transcriptional regulation.