Aliases for ZNF76 Gene

Aliases for ZNF76 Gene

  • Zinc Finger Protein 76 2 3 4 5
  • Zinc Finger Protein 76 (Expressed In Testis) 2 3
  • Zinc Finger Protein 523 3 4
  • D6S229E 3 4
  • ZNF523 3 4
  • Zfp523 3

External Ids for ZNF76 Gene

Previous HGNC Symbols for ZNF76 Gene

  • D6S229E

Previous GeneCards Identifiers for ZNF76 Gene

  • GC06P035229
  • GC06P035274
  • GC06P035335
  • GC06P034948
  • GC06P035227
  • GC06P035323
  • GC06P035779
  • GC06P036306
  • GC06P037292
  • GC06P035481
  • GC06P035534
  • GC06P042786
  • GC06P043122
  • GC06P043341
  • GC06P037762
  • GC06P038386
  • GC06P038976
  • GC06P039564
  • GC06P040125
  • GC06P041190
  • GC06P041876
  • GC06P042519

Summaries for ZNF76 Gene

GeneCards Summary for ZNF76 Gene

ZNF76 (Zinc Finger Protein 76) is a Protein Coding gene. Diseases associated with ZNF76 include Cataract 1, Multiple Types. Gene Ontology (GO) annotations related to this gene include nucleic acid binding. An important paralog of this gene is ZNF143.

UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot Summary for ZNF76 Gene

Gene Wiki entry for ZNF76 Gene

Additional gene information for ZNF76 Gene

No data available for Entrez Gene Summary , CIViC Summary , Tocris Summary , PharmGKB "VIP" Summary , Rfam classification and piRNA Summary for ZNF76 Gene

Genomics for ZNF76 Gene

GeneHancer (GH) Regulatory Elements for ZNF76 Gene

Promoters and enhancers for ZNF76 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 ZNF76 on UCSC Golden Path with GeneCards custom track

Cistromic (ChIP-Seq) regulation report from SPP (The Signaling Pathways Project) for ZNF76

Top Transcription factor binding sites by QIAGEN in the ZNF76 gene promoter:
  • FOXI1
  • GATA-2
  • HFH-3
  • NF-1
  • NF-1/L
  • p300
  • p53
  • TBP
  • USF-1
  • USF1

Genomic Locations for ZNF76 Gene

Genomic Locations for ZNF76 Gene
37,079 bases
Plus strand
37,077 bases
Plus strand

Genomic View for ZNF76 Gene

Genes around ZNF76 on UCSC Golden Path with GeneCards custom track

Cytogenetic band:
ZNF76 Gene in genomic location: bands according to Ensembl, locations according to GeneLoc (and/or Entrez Gene and/or Ensembl if different)
Genomic Location for ZNF76 Gene
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RefSeq DNA sequence for ZNF76 Gene

Proteins for ZNF76 Gene

  • Protein details for ZNF76 Gene (UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot)

    Protein Symbol:
    Recommended name:
    Zinc finger protein 76
    Protein Accession:
    Secondary Accessions:
    • Q9BQB2

    Protein attributes for ZNF76 Gene

    570 amino acids
    Molecular mass:
    61831 Da
    Quaternary structure:
    No Data Available

    Alternative splice isoforms for ZNF76 Gene


neXtProt entry for ZNF76 Gene

Post-translational modifications for ZNF76 Gene

  • Modification sites at PhosphoSitePlus
  • Modification sites at neXtProt

No data available for DME Specific Peptides for ZNF76 Gene

Domains & Families for ZNF76 Gene

Gene Families for ZNF76 Gene

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

Protein Domains for ZNF76 Gene

  • C2H2-type zinc finger signature

Suggested Antigen Peptide Sequences for ZNF76 Gene

GenScript: Design optimal peptide antigens:
  • Zinc finger protein 76 (Expressed in testis) (Q5R3B9_HUMAN)
  • Zinc finger protein 523 (ZNF76_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.
genes like me logo Genes that share domains with ZNF76: view

Function for ZNF76 Gene

Molecular function for ZNF76 Gene

UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot Function:
May be involved in transcriptional regulation.
GENATLAS Biochemistry:
zinc finger protein 76 (C2H2 type,Kruppel-like),transactivator protein,DNA protein related to Xenopus laevis STAF and ZNF143

Phenotypes From GWAS Catalog for ZNF76 Gene

Gene Ontology (GO) - Molecular Function for ZNF76 Gene

GO ID Qualified GO term Evidence PubMed IDs
GO:0000981 DNA-binding transcription factor activity, RNA polymerase II-specific NAS 19274049
GO:0001228 DNA-binding transcription activator activity, RNA polymerase II-specific IDA 10893243
GO:0003676 nucleic acid binding IEA --
GO:0003677 DNA binding IEA --
GO:0043565 sequence-specific DNA binding IDA 10893243
genes like me logo Genes that share ontologies with ZNF76: view
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No data available for Enzyme Numbers (IUBMB) , Human Phenotype Ontology , Animal Models , Transcription Factor Targets and HOMER Transcription for ZNF76 Gene

Localization for ZNF76 Gene

Subcellular locations from UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for ZNF76 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 ZNF76 gene
Compartment Confidence
nucleus 5
cytoskeleton 2
cytosol 1

Subcellular locations from the

Human Protein Atlas (HPA)
  • Cytosol (2)
  • Nucleoplasm (2)
See all subcellular structures

Gene Ontology (GO) - Cellular Components for ZNF76 Gene

GO ID Qualified GO term Evidence PubMed IDs
GO:0005634 nucleus IEA --
genes like me logo Genes that share ontologies with ZNF76: view

Pathways & Interactions for ZNF76 Gene

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SuperPathways for ZNF76 Gene

No Data Available

SIGNOR curated interactions for ZNF76 Gene


Gene Ontology (GO) - Biological Process for ZNF76 Gene

GO ID Qualified GO term Evidence PubMed IDs
GO:0006357 regulation of transcription by RNA polymerase II TAS 9705341
GO:0006359 regulation of transcription by RNA polymerase III TAS 9705341
GO:0045944 positive regulation of transcription by RNA polymerase II IDA 10893243
genes like me logo Genes that share ontologies with ZNF76: view

No data available for Pathways by source for ZNF76 Gene

Drugs & Compounds for ZNF76 Gene

No Compound Related Data Available

Transcripts for ZNF76 Gene

mRNA/cDNA for ZNF76 Gene

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

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Alternative Splicing Database (ASD) splice patterns (SP) for ZNF76 Gene

ExUns: 1 ^ 2a · 2b · 2c ^ 3a · 3b ^ 4 ^ 5a · 5b ^ 6a · 6b ^ 7 ^ 8a · 8b ^ 9 ^ 10 ^ 11a · 11b ^ 12a · 12b ^ 13a · 13b · 13c · 13d ^ 14 ^ 15 ^
SP1: - - -
SP2: - - - -
SP3: - - -
SP4: - - - - - -
SP5: - - -
SP6: -
SP7: - - -
SP8: -
SP9: - -

ExUns: 16 ^ 17

Relevant External Links for ZNF76 Gene

GeneLoc Exon Structure for

Expression for ZNF76 Gene

mRNA expression in normal human tissues from GTEx, Illumina, BioGPS, and SAGE for ZNF76 Gene

Protein differential expression in normal tissues from HIPED for ZNF76 Gene

This gene is overexpressed in Plasma (61.5).

Integrated Proteomics: protein expression in normal tissues and cell lines from ProteomicsDB, MaxQB, and MOPED for ZNF76 Gene

Protein tissue co-expression partners for ZNF76 Gene

- Elite partner

Transcriptomic regulation report from SPP (The Signaling Pathways Project) for ZNF76

SOURCE GeneReport for Unigene cluster for ZNF76 Gene:


mRNA Expression by UniProt/SwissProt for ZNF76 Gene:

Tissue specificity: Testis.
genes like me logo Genes that share expression patterns with ZNF76: view

No data available for mRNA expression in embryonic tissues and stem cells from LifeMap Discovery , mRNA differential expression in normal tissues , Evidence on tissue expression from TISSUES and Phenotype-based relationships between genes and organs from Gene ORGANizer for ZNF76 Gene

Orthologs for ZNF76 Gene

This gene was present in the common ancestor of chordates.

Orthologs for ZNF76 Gene

Organism Taxonomy Gene Similarity Type Details
(Pan troglodytes)
Mammalia ZNF76 31 30
  • 99.24 (n)
(Monodelphis domestica)
Mammalia ZNF76 31
  • 92 (a)
(Bos Taurus)
Mammalia ZNF76 31 30
  • 90.92 (n)
(Canis familiaris)
Mammalia ZNF76 31 30
  • 90.76 (n)
(Rattus norvegicus)
Mammalia Zfp523 30
  • 89.08 (n)
(Mus musculus)
Mammalia Zfp523 17 31 30
  • 88.91 (n)
(Gallus gallus)
Aves ZNF76 31 30
  • 68.25 (n)
(Danio rerio)
Actinopterygii zgc:153635 30
  • 66.14 (n)
ZNF76 31
  • 63 (a)
sea squirt
(Ciona savignyi)
Ascidiacea -- 31
  • 52 (a)
Cin.8333 30
sea squirt
(Ciona intestinalis)
Ascidiacea Cin.8333 30
Species where no ortholog for ZNF76 was found in the sources mined by GeneCards:
  • A. gosspyii yeast (Ashbya 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)
  • baker's yeast (Saccharomyces cerevisiae)
  • barley (Hordeum vulgare)
  • beta proteobacteria (Neisseria meningitidis)
  • bread mold (Neurospora crassa)
  • 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)
  • orangutan (Pongo pygmaeus)
  • pig (Sus scrofa)
  • platypus (Ornithorhynchus anatinus)
  • rainbow trout (Oncorhynchus mykiss)
  • rice (Oryza sativa)
  • rice blast fungus (Magnaporthe grisea)
  • schistosome parasite (Schistosoma mansoni)
  • sea anemone (Nematostella vectensis)
  • 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)

Evolution for ZNF76 Gene

Gene Tree for ZNF76 (if available)
Gene Tree for ZNF76 (if available)
Evolutionary constrained regions (ECRs) for ZNF76: view image

Paralogs for ZNF76 Gene

(191) SIMAP similar genes for ZNF76 Gene using alignment to 5 proteins:

  • E7EX64_HUMAN
  • F8W971_HUMAN
  • H7C513_HUMAN
  • Q5R3B9_HUMAN
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Variants for ZNF76 Gene

Sequence variations, with clinical significance, from ClinVar and Humsavar, with links to dbSNP for ZNF76 Gene

SNP ID Clinical significance and condition Chr 06 pos Variation AA Info Type
rs2228265 - p.Thr48Met
rs33959228 - p.Arg272Cys
rs35582935 - p.Arg403Gln

Additional dbSNP identifiers (rs#s) for ZNF76 Gene

Structural Variations from Database of Genomic Variants (DGV) for ZNF76 Gene

Variant ID Type Subtype PubMed ID
esv2750621 CNV gain 17666407
esv2759419 CNV loss 17122850

Variation tolerance for ZNF76 Gene

Residual Variation Intolerance Score: 79.5% of all genes are more intolerant (likely to be disease-causing)
Gene Damage Index Score: 6.57; 77.97% of all genes are more intolerant (likely to be disease-causing)

Additional Variant Information for ZNF76 Gene

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No data available for Polymorphic Variants from UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for ZNF76 Gene

Disorders for ZNF76 Gene

MalaCards: The human disease database

(1) MalaCards diseases for ZNF76 Gene - From: DISEASES

Disorder Aliases PubMed IDs
cataract 1, multiple types
  • ctrct1
- elite association - COSMIC cancer census association via MalaCards
Search ZNF76 in MalaCards View complete list of genes associated with diseases

Additional Disease Information for ZNF76

Genetic Association Database
Human Genome Epidemiology Navigator
ATLAS of Genetics and Cytogenetics in Oncology and Haematology
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No data available for UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot and Genatlas for ZNF76 Gene

Publications for ZNF76 Gene

  1. A testis-expressed Zn finger gene (ZNF76) in human 6p21.3 centromeric to the MHC is closely linked to the human homolog of the t-complex gene tcp-11. (PMID: 1427894) Ragoussis J … Trowsdale J (Genomics 1992) 2 3 4 54
  2. Risk of meningioma and common variation in genes related to innate immunity. (PMID: 20406964) Rajaraman P … Inskip PD (Cancer epidemiology, biomarkers & prevention : a publication of the American Association for Cancer Research, cosponsored by the American Society of Preventive Oncology 2010) 3 41 54
  3. Polymorphisms in innate immunity genes and risk of childhood leukemia. (PMID: 20438785) Han S … Kang D (Human immunology 2010) 3 41 54
  4. The role of height-associated loci identified in genome wide association studies in the determination of pediatric stature. (PMID: 20546612) Zhao J … Grant SF (BMC medical genetics 2010) 3 41 54
  5. Many sequence variants affecting diversity of adult human height. (PMID: 18391951) Gudbjartsson DF … Stefansson K (Nature genetics 2008) 3 41 54

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