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Zinc finger, DHHC-type containing 8
Symbols ZDHHC8 ; DHHC8; ZDHHCL1; ZNF378
External IDs OMIM608784 MGI1338012 HomoloGene8363 GeneCards: ZDHHC8 Gene
EC number
Species Human Mouse
Entrez 29801 27801
Ensembl ENSG00000099904 ENSMUSG00000060166
UniProt Q9ULC8 Q5Y5T5
RefSeq (mRNA) NM_001185024 NM_172151
RefSeq (protein) NP_001171953 NP_742163
Location (UCSC) Chr 22:
20.12 – 20.14 Mb
Chr 16:
18.22 – 18.24 Mb
PubMed search [1] [2]

ZDHHC8 is a putative palmitoyltransferase enzyme containing a DHHC domain that in humans is encoded by the ZDHHC8 gene.[1][2][3]


  1. ^ Nagase T, Ishikawa K, Kikuno R, Hirosawa M, Nomura N, Ohara O (Jan 2000). "Prediction of the coding sequences of unidentified human genes. XV. The complete sequences of 100 new cDNA clones from brain which code for large proteins in vitro". DNA Res 6 (5): 337–45. doi:10.1093/dnares/6.5.337. PMID 10574462. 
  2. ^ Mukai J, Liu H, Burt RA, Swor DE, Lai WS, Karayiorgou M, Gogos JA (Jun 2004). "Evidence that the gene encoding ZDHHC8 contributes to the risk of schizophrenia". Nat Genet 36 (7): 725–31. doi:10.1038/ng1375. PMID 15184899. 
  3. ^ "Entrez Gene: ZDHHC8 zinc finger, DHHC-type containing 8". 

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