Detailed entry information

Protein Information (annotations from UniProt)

Database IDHIV0001578
UniProt IDO75840
Primary gene name(s)KLF7
Synonym gene name(s)UKLF
Protein nameKrueppel-like factor 7
Protein functionTranscriptional activator. Binds in vitro to the CACCC motif of the beta-globin promoter and to the SP1 recognition sequence.
Subcellular locationNucleus {ECO:0000305}.
ECO codeClick here for more information.
Amino acid sequence
FASTA format: O75840
Gene Ontology
(Biological Process)
Complete annatation
axon guidance [GO:0007411];
dendrite morphogenesis [GO:0048813];
positive regulation of transcription, DNA-templated [GO:0045893];
regulation of transcription from RNA polymerase II promoter [GO:0006357];
transcription, DNA-templated [GO:0006351]
Gene Ontology
(Molecular Function)
Complete annatation
DNA binding [GO:0003677];
transcription coactivator activity [GO:0003713];
transcription factor activity, sequence-specific DNA binding [GO:0003700];
zinc ion binding [GO:0008270]
Gene Ontology
(Cellular Component)
Complete annatation
nucleus [GO:0005634]
Protein-protein interaction114168
Phylogenetic treeO75840
HIV replication factor status Zhou et al., Cell. Host. Microbe., 2008
      unknown
Brass et al., Science, 2008
      unknown
Smith et al., J. Immunol, 2010
      unknown
Interferon-stimulated
gene status
Lu et al., J. Virol., 2011
      Folds changes 8h: unknown; Folds changes 16h: unknown; Tested: unknown;
Schoggins JW and Rice CM, Curr. Opin. Virol., 2011
      Targeted viruses: unknown
      Viral life cycle: unknown
      Mechanism related to antiviral activity: unknown
Anti-viral restriction factor Liu et al., Retrovirology, 2011
      unknown (Triplicates)

Gene Expression Profile       top

            Up-regulated;            Down-regulated

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Gene expression during HIV latency

(1). Mohammadi et al., PLoS Pathog., 2014

Differentially expressed transcripts (Pairwise) during latency and subsequent viral reactivation using several agents - Primary CD4+ T-cell based model


DMSO: Dimethyl suloxyde (negative control) - 0.0033% final
SAHA: Vorinostat (Histone deacetylase inhibitor) - 0.5 μM
CD3: TCR Stimulation by IL-2+ antiCD3/anti-CD28 antibodies
IL7: Interleukin-7 based stimulation
DISU: Disulfiram (alcohol dehydrogenase inhibitor) - 0.5 μM
AZA: 5-azacytidine (AZA; DNA methylation inhibitor) - 1 μM
Experimental Condition Log2 Fold Change P value Adjusted P value
AZA vs. CD3-0.8027203879520910.01505617155741860.0368566863266871
AZA vs. DISU0.1651784379150520.6061689607076890.955305607396123
AZA vs. IL7-0.2087521888571270.480877976409570.999311006273513
AZA vs. SAHA0.009996857483486680.9719634992319760.992834220866143
DISU vs. CD30.9536172604701910.009149459904941870.0268847872528448
DISU vs. IL7-0.3816518646503260.2154859257628630.596470805094579
DISU vs. SAHA-0.1553767784661280.6022697747711210.873903520437888
DMSO vs. AZA-0.010338662554620.9722511788574481
DMSO vs. CD30.7729782690698560.01642601194108040.037889736624158
DMSO vs. DISU-0.1796418459361510.5565080239073040.923981810005217
DMSO vs. IL7-0.1900802743385390.5000255073804280.885914818891506
DMSO vs. SAHA0.01372318965158630.9592662718767140.990488359229278
HIV vs. Mock in Activation-0.417293069162650.5100995832980840.999983755607037
HIV vs. Mock in Latency-0.518389031706360.001919212294062890.10597145099159
IL7 vs. CD30.6051081227587930.06101687105965570.129117969603003
SAHA vs. CD30.7853569564848870.02742417069234940.0600500153256246
SAHA vs. IL70.2125907536916740.4271069381996360.669506784662331
(2). Iglesias-Ussel et al., J. Virol., 2013

Up and Downregulated transcripts during Latency (Latently infected CD4+ T cells vs Uninfected)- Primary CD4+Tcell based model
Log2 Fold Change P Value
unknown unknown

Gene expression during HIV infection and replication

(1). Imbeault et al., PloS Pathog., 2012

Transcriptomic profiling of HIV-1 infected CD4+ T cells - Primary CD4+ T cells
Experiment type Log2 Fold Change P Value Adjusted P Value
Infected vs. Mock unknown unknown unknown
Infected vs. Bystander unknown unknown unknown
(2). Lefebvre et al., J. Virol., 2011

Transcriptome analysis of T-cell line (Sup T1)
Log2 Fold Change unknown
(3). Li et al., J. Immunol., 2013

Lymphatic tissue
Acute Fold Change Acute P Value Asymt Fold Change Asypt P Value AIDS Fold Change AIDS P Value
unknown unknown unknown unknown unknown unknown
(4). Chang et al., MBio., 2011

Transcriptome analysis of T-cell line (Sup T1)

Derived from Sherrill-Mix et al., BMC Retrovirol., 2015 cross validation
Up-regulated (True) TRUE
(5). Sherrill-Mix et al., BMC Retrovirol., 2015

Deep RNA-seq analysis of primary human T cell infected with low passage HIV isolate HIV89.6 - Primary CD4+ T cell based
Test Status Log2 Fold Change P Value
OK -0.61084 0.000305467
(6). Rotger et al., PLoS Pathog., 2010

Genome-wide mRNA expression of CD4+ T cells from HIV-infected patient
(Genes differentially expressed (at adjusted p<0.01) according to the empirical Bayes approach)
Log2 Fold Change P Value
unknown unknown

Proteomic/Transcriptomics studies indicating differentially expressed genes mediated by HIV

(1). Greenwood et al., Elife, 2016

Activated (CD3/CD28) Primary human CD4+ T cells infected with pNL4-3-dE-EGFP. The table shows the complete (unfiltered) TMT (tandem mass tag)-based proteomic time course dataset
6 h 24 h 48 h 72 h RTi
unknown unknown unknown unknown unknown
(2). Navare et al., Virology, 2012

SUP-T1 cell line
FC-4hpi P-value FC-8hpi P-value FC-20hpi P-value Category
unknown unknown unknown unknown unknown unknown unknown
(3). Hyrcza et al., J. Virolo., 2007

Primary human CD4+ and CD8+ T Cells
Affymetrix Prob ID Fold Change In CD8? Category
204334_at 1.39 No downregulated in CD8+ cells

Protein Overview       top

Drug-protein Interaction       (annotations from DrugBank)      top

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Protein Secondary Structure       (annotations from PDB)      top

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HIV-1 Interaction       (annotations from NCBI HIV-1 Interaction Database)      top

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Metabolic/Signalling Pathway       (annotations from KEGG database)      top

Pathway Accession Number Description
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