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Gene Info

Gene Information For:Hs. IL5, interleukin 5 (colony-stimulating factor, eosinophil)
Sequence ID:NM_000879
Entrez Gene ID:3567
Ensembl ID:ENSG00000113525

Database Links

UniGeneEntrez GeneOMIMEnsembl GeneHPRDVegaSNPSNP: GeneViewSNP: VarViewAssembliesCancer AberrationsRNAi

Gene Expression Data

Cytogenetic Location (from UniGene)

Cytogenetic Location:5q31.1Mitelman Breakpoint Data

Chromosomal Position (from UCSC)

Chromosomal Position:5: 131877473 - 131879193

NM_000879 exon info from UCSC:

Transcript StartTranscript EndChromosomal Start Chromosomal End

Full-Length MGC Clones for This Gene

IMAGE IdStatusAccession GenBank Def Line
6971771Full LengthBC066282interleukin 5 (colony-stimulating factor, eosinophil)

Protein Similarities Based on Shared Motif Content

Find gene products sharing protein motifs with:  NP_000870  

Protein Infomation

NM_000879 NP_000870 P05113 IL5

Related Sequences

BC066282 AAH66282 P05113
X04688 CAA28390 P05113
X12705 CAA31210 P05113

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 IL5 NP_000870 M.musculus Il5 16191 Gene Info NP_034688 72
R.norvegicus Il5 24497   NP_068606 70

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

BioCarta Pathways
Pathway information courtesy of BioCarta