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Gene Info

Gene Information For:Hs. RPL8, ribosomal protein L8
Sequence ID:NM_000973
Entrez Gene ID:6132
Ensembl ID:ENSG00000161016

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Gene Expression Data

  • This gene is found in these cDNA libraries from the following tissue types:
    adrenal cortex, b-cell, bone, bone marrow, brain, cartilage, cerebellum, cerebrum, cervix, colon, ear, embryonic tissue, endocrine, esophagus, eye, fetus, gastrointestinal tract, heart, kidney, liver, lung, lymph node, lymphoreticular, mammary gland, muscle, nervous, ovary, pancreas, pancreatic islet, parathyroid, peripheral nervous system, pineal gland, pituitary gland, placenta, pooled tissue, prostate, retina, salivary gland, skin, soft tissue, spleen, stem cell, stomach, synovium, t-cell, testis, thymus, thyroid, uncharacterized tissue, uterus, vascular
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Cytogenetic Location (from UniGene)

Cytogenetic Location:8q24.3Mitelman Breakpoint Data

Chromosomal Position (from UCSC)

Chromosomal Position:8: 146015154 - 146017781

 Exon Info From UCSC:

Full-Length MGC Clones for This Gene

IMAGE IdStatusAccession GenBank Def Line
2905945Full LengthBC012197ribosomal protein L8
3506015Full LengthBC000077ribosomal protein L8
3924874Full LengthBC013104ribosomal protein L8
30716964Full LengthBC093064ribosomal protein L8
3504599IncompleteBC000047ribosomal protein L8

Protein Similarities Based on Shared Motif Content

Find gene products sharing protein motifs with:  NP_150644  NP_000964  

Protein Infomation

NM_000973 NP_000964 P62917 Ribosomal_L2
NM_033301 NP_150644 P62917 Ribosomal_L2

Related Sequences

BC000047 AAH00047 P62917
BC000077 AAH00077 P62917
BC012197 AAH12197 P62917
BC013104 AAH13104 P62917
BC093064 AAH93064 P62917
BT007379 AAP36043 P62917
DQ893309 ABM84235  
EU176553 ABW03354  
AK289459 BAF82148 P62917
AK301073 BAG62679 B4DVG7
Z28407 CAA82248 P62917
CR457046 CAG33327 P62917

Homologs (from HomoloGene)
Note: Both orthologs and paralogs are included.
Organism Symbol Protein Homolog Similarity
(% aa unchanged)
Organism Symbol Entrez
Gene Info Protein
H.sapiens RPL8 NP_150644 M.musculus Rpl8 26961 Gene Info NP_036183 100
R.norvegicus Rpl8 26962   NP_001030088 100
R.norvegicus LOC100360117 100360117   XP_002729189 100
D.melanogaster RpL8 44251   NP_524726 81
A.gambiae RL8_ANOGA 1276470   XP_315817 80
C.elegans rpl-2 180343   NP_507940 74
S.cerevisiae RPL2A 850590   NP_116688 72
S.cerevisiae RPL2B 854794   NP_012246 72
A.thaliana EMB2296 816314   NP_179393 71
A.thaliana AT4G36130 829770   NP_195336 71
P.falciparum PFE0845c 812984   XP_001351726 68
S.pombe rpl18 3361416   NP_001018278 68
S.pombe rpl803 2541191   NP_595244 68
S.pombe rpl802 2540366   NP_595709 68
N.crassa NCU00413 3873446   XP_957299 67

Gene Ontology
Gene classification by the European Bioinformatics Institute, as recorded in GOA (GO Annotation@EBI)