Plant Transcription Factor Database
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Transcription Factor Information
Basic Information | Signature Domain | Sequence | 
Basic Information? help Back to Top
TF ID AT3G46080.1
Common NameF12M12.50, ZAT8
Taxonomic ID
Taxonomic Lineage
cellular organisms; Eukaryota; Viridiplantae; Streptophyta; Streptophytina; Embryophyta; Tracheophyta; Euphyllophyta; Spermatophyta; Magnoliophyta; Mesangiospermae; eudicotyledons; Gunneridae; Pentapetalae; rosids; malvids; Brassicales; Brassicaceae; Camelineae; Arabidopsis
Family C2H2
Protein Properties Length: 164aa    MW: 17739.5 Da    PI: 9.8279
Description C2H2 family protein
Gene Model
Gene Model ID Type Source Coding Sequence
AT3G46080.1genomeTAIRView CDS
Signature Domain? help Back to Top
Signature Domain
No. Domain Score E-value Start End HMM Start HMM End
      zf-C2H2   1 ykCpdCgksFsrksnLkrHirtH 23 
                  ++Cp+Cg  F+    L  H+r+H
                  78********************9 PP

Protein Features ? help Back to Top
3D Structure
Database Entry ID E-value Start End InterPro ID Description
SuperFamilySSF576676.23E-735107No hitNo description
PfamPF139128.2E-123661IPR007087Zinc finger, C2H2
PROSITE profilePS501578.9953759IPR007087Zinc finger, C2H2
SMARTSM0035513759IPR015880Zinc finger, C2H2-like
PROSITE patternPS0002803959IPR007087Zinc finger, C2H2
PROSITE profilePS5015710.65885112IPR007087Zinc finger, C2H2
PfamPF139127.5E-1285110IPR007087Zinc finger, C2H2
SMARTSM003550.07985107IPR015880Zinc finger, C2H2-like
PROSITE patternPS00028087107IPR007087Zinc finger, C2H2
Gene Ontology ? help Back to Top
GO Term GO Category GO Description
GO:0006355Biological Processregulation of transcription, DNA-templated
GO:0010200Biological Processresponse to chitin
GO:0005634Cellular Componentnucleus
GO:0003700Molecular Functiontranscription factor activity, sequence-specific DNA binding
GO:0008270Molecular Functionzinc ion binding
GO:0043565Molecular Functionsequence-specific DNA binding
GO:0044212Molecular Functiontranscription regulatory region DNA binding
Plant Ontology ? help Back to Top
PO Term PO Category PO Description
PO:0000293anatomyguard cell
Sequence ? help Back to Top
Protein Sequence    Length: 164 aa     Download sequence    Send to blast
Expression -- UniGene ? help Back to Top
UniGene ID E-value Expressed in
At.493950.0leaf| seed
Expression -- Microarray ? help Back to Top
Source ID
Expression AtlasAT3G46080
Functional Description ? help Back to Top
Source Description
UniProtProbable transcription factor that may be involved in stress responses. {ECO:0000250}.
Cis-element ? help Back to Top
Regulation -- Description ? help Back to Top
Source Description
UniProtINDUCTION: By heat stress. {ECO:0000269|PubMed:18201973}.
Regulation -- PlantRegMap ? help Back to Top
Source Upstream Regulator Target Gene
Phenotype -- Mutation ? help Back to Top
Source ID
T-DNA ExpressAT3G46080
Annotation -- Nucleotide ? help Back to Top
Source Hit ID E-value Description
GenBankAL3557750.0AL355775.1 Arabidopsis thaliana DNA chromosome 3, BAC clone F12M12.
GenBankCP0026860.0CP002686.1 Arabidopsis thaliana chromosome 3, complete sequence.
Annotation -- Protein ? help Back to Top
Source Hit ID E-value Description
RefseqNP_190194.11e-117zinc finger protein ZAT8
SwissprotQ9LX851e-119ZAT8_ARATH; Zinc finger protein ZAT8
TrEMBLD7LMV21e-88D7LMV2_ARALL; Putative uncharacterized protein
STRINGAT3G46080.11e-116(Arabidopsis thaliana)
Orthologous Group ? help Back to Top
LineageOrthologous Group IDTaxa NumberGene Number
Representative plantOGRP13115149
Publications ? help Back to Top
  1. Riechmann JL, et al.
    Arabidopsis transcription factors: genome-wide comparative analysis among eukaryotes.
    Science, 2000. 290(5499): p. 2105-10
  2. Rizhsky L,Davletova S,Liang H,Mittler R
    The zinc finger protein Zat12 is required for cytosolic ascorbate peroxidase 1 expression during oxidative stress in Arabidopsis.
    J. Biol. Chem., 2004. 279(12): p. 11736-43
  3. Englbrecht CC,Schoof H,B
    Conservation, diversification and expansion of C2H2 zinc finger proteins in the Arabidopsis thaliana genome.
    BMC Genomics, 2004. 5(1): p. 39
  4. Taki N, et al.
    12-oxo-phytodienoic acid triggers expression of a distinct set of genes and plays a role in wound-induced gene expression in Arabidopsis.
    Plant Physiol., 2005. 139(3): p. 1268-83
  5. Lee J, et al.
    Analysis of transcription factor HY5 genomic binding sites revealed its hierarchical role in light regulation of development.
    Plant Cell, 2007. 19(3): p. 731-49
  6. Zhao J, et al.
    Analysis of gene expression profiles in response to Sclerotinia sclerotiorum in Brassica napus.
    Planta, 2007. 227(1): p. 13-24
  7. Libault M,Wan J,Czechowski T,Udvardi M,Stacey G
    Identification of 118 Arabidopsis transcription factor and 30 ubiquitin-ligase genes responding to chitin, a plant-defense elicitor.
    Mol. Plant Microbe Interact., 2007. 20(8): p. 900-11
  8. Suzuki N,Bajad S,Shuman J,Shulaev V,Mittler R
    The transcriptional co-activator MBF1c is a key regulator of thermotolerance in Arabidopsis thaliana.
    J. Biol. Chem., 2008. 283(14): p. 9269-75
  9. Papdi C, et al.
    Functional identification of Arabidopsis stress regulatory genes using the controlled cDNA overexpression system.
    Plant Physiol., 2008. 147(2): p. 528-42
  10. Abercrombie JM, et al.
    Transcriptional responses of Arabidopsis thaliana plants to As (V) stress.
    BMC Plant Biol., 2008. 8: p. 87
  11. Klopffleisch K, et al.
    Arabidopsis G-protein interactome reveals connections to cell wall carbohydrates and morphogenesis.
    Mol. Syst. Biol., 2011. 7: p. 532