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Gene Info

Gene Information For:Hs. MAZ, MYC-associated zinc finger protein (purine-binding transcription factor)
Sequence ID:NM_001042539
Entrez Gene ID:4150
Ensembl ID:ENSG00000103495

Database Links

UniGeneEntrez GeneOMIMEnsembl GeneHPRDVegaDTPSNPSNP: GeneViewSNP: VarViewAssembliesRNAi

Gene Expression Data

  • This gene is found in these cDNA libraries from the following tissue types:
    adrenal cortex, b-cell, bone, bone marrow, brain, cartilage, cerebellum, cerebrum, cervix, colon, embryonic tissue, endocrine, eye, fetus, gastrointestinal tract, heart, kidney, liver, lung, lymph node, lymphoreticular, mammary gland, muscle, nervous, ovary, pancreas, pancreatic islet, parathyroid, peripheral nervous system, pituitary gland, placenta, pooled tissue, prostate, retina, salivary gland, skin, soft tissue, spleen, stem cell, stomach, synovium, t-cell, testis, thymus, thyroid, uncharacterized tissue, uterus, vascular
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Cytogenetic Location (from UniGene)

Cytogenetic Location:16p11.2Mitelman Breakpoint Data

Chromosomal Position (from UCSC)

Chromosomal Position:16: 29817916 - 29821705

 Exon Info From UCSC:

Full-Length MGC Clones for This Gene

IMAGE IdStatusAccession GenBank Def Line
4309842Full LengthBC041629MYC-associated zinc finger protein (purine-binding transcription factor)
4777034IncompleteBC039057MYC-associated zinc finger protein (purine-binding transcription factor)

Protein Similarities Based on Shared Motif Content

Find gene products sharing protein motifs with:  NP_002374  

Protein Infomation

NM_001042539 NP_001036004    
NM_002383 NP_002374 P56270 zf-C2H2

Related Sequences

U33819 AAB04121 P56270
BC041629 AAH41629 Q8IUI2
L01420 AAL31317 Q8WZ46
AF489858 AAN03800 Q8NFN7
EF059746 ABN80996 P56270
FJ532357 ACS26236 C6G496
D85131 BAA12728 P56270
AB209061 BAD92298 Q59GP8

Homologs (from HomoloGene)
Note: Both orthologs and paralogs are included.
Organism Symbol Protein Homolog Similarity
(% aa unchanged)
Organism Symbol Entrez
Gene Info Protein
H.sapiens MAZ NP_002374 M.musculus Maz 17188 Gene Info NP_034902 98
R.norvegicus Maz 691842   NP_001103789 98

Gene Ontology
Gene classification by the European Bioinformatics Institute, as recorded in GOA (GO Annotation@EBI)