Zfy2 Probable transcriptional activator. Binds to the consensus sequence 5'-AGGCCY-3'. Belongs to the krueppel C2H2-type zinc-finger protein family. ZFX/ZFY subfamily. Note: This description may include information from UniProtKB.
Chromosomal Location of Human Ortholog: Y|Y A1
Cellular Component:  nucleus
Molecular Function:  DNA binding; metal ion binding; nucleic acid binding
Biological Process:  dosage compensation by inactivation of X chromosome; meiotic recombination checkpoint; regulation of transcription, DNA-templated; spermatid development; spermatogenesis
Reference #:  P20662 (UniProtKB)
Alt. Names/Synonyms: Y-linked zinc finger protein 2; Zfy-2; Zfy2; zinc finger protein 2, Y linked; Zinc finger Y-chromosomal protein 2
Gene Symbols: Zfy2
Molecular weight: 88,127 Da
Basal Isoelectric point: 5.89  Predict pI for various phosphorylation states
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Cross-references to other databases:  STRING  |  BioGPS  |  Pfam  |  Phospho.ELM  |  GeneCards  |  UniProtKB  |  Entrez-Gene  |  GenPept  |  Ensembl Gene