NOD12 is an alias for the gene, NLR family, pyrin domain containing 7, in humans. Other names include: NACHT, LRR and PYD domains-containing protein 7; Nucleotide-binding oligomerization domain protein 12; PYRIN-containing APAF1-like protein 3; nucleotide-binding oligomerization domain, leucine rich repeat and pyrin domain containing 7; CLR19.4; HYDM; NALP7; PAN7; PYPAF3. The encoded protein has an amino acid length of 980 and a mass of 111.8 kDa. Other isoforms may exist. NOD12 is a member of the NLRP family.