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Zinc finger protein 644
Symbols ZNF644 ; BM-005; MYP21; NatF; ZEP-2
External IDs OMIM614159 MGI1277212 HomoloGene12971 GeneCards: ZNF644 Gene
Species Human Mouse
Entrez 84146 52397
Ensembl ENSG00000122482 ENSMUSG00000049606
UniProt Q9H582 D3YY78
RefSeq (mRNA) NM_016620 NM_026856
RefSeq (protein) NP_057704 NP_081132
Location (UCSC) Chr 1:
90.92 – 91.02 Mb
Chr 5:
106.62 – 106.7 Mb
PubMed search [1] [2]

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[edit]

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. doi:10.1371/journal.pgen.1002084. 

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