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Zinc finger protein 644
Symbols  ; BM-005; MYP21; NatF; ZEP-2
External IDs GeneCards:
Species Human Mouse
RefSeq (mRNA)
RefSeq (protein)
Location (UCSC)
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Zing finger protein 644 (ZNF644) also known as zinc finger motif enhancer-binding protein 2 (Zep-2) is a protein that in humans is encoded by the ZNF644 gene.[1]

Clinical relevance

Mutations in the ZNF644 gene have been found in sporadic cases of high myopia.[2]


  1. ^ "Entrez Gene: zinc finger protein 644". 
  2. ^ Shi, Yi (2011). "Exome Sequencing Identifies ZNF644 Mutations in High Myopia". PLoS Genetics 7 (6): e1002084.  

Further reading

  • Zabaneh D, Balding DJ (2010). "A genome-wide association study of the metabolic syndrome in Indian Asian men.". PLoS ONE 5 (8): e11961.  
  • Mulligan P, Westbrook TF, Ottinger M, et al. (2008). "CDYL bridges REST and histone methyltransferases for gene repression and suppression of cellular transformation.". Mol. Cell 32 (5): 718–26.  
  • Beausoleil SA, Jedrychowski M, Schwartz D, et al. (2004). "Large-scale characterization of HeLa cell nuclear phosphoproteins.". Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. U.S.A. 101 (33): 12130–5.  
  • Gregory SG, Barlow KF, McLay KE, et al. (2006). "The DNA sequence and biological annotation of human chromosome 1.". Nature 441 (7091): 315–21.  
  • Zhang QH, Ye M, Wu XY, et al. (2000). "Cloning and functional analysis of cDNAs with open reading frames for 300 previously undefined genes expressed in CD34+ hematopoietic stem/progenitor cells.". Genome Res. 10 (10): 1546–60.  
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