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Gene Info

Gene Information For:Hs. ST8SIA3, ST8 alpha-N-acetyl-neuraminide alpha-2,8-sialyltransferase 3
Sequence ID:NM_015879
Entrez Gene ID:51046
Ensembl ID:ENSG00000177511

Database Links

UniGeneEntrez GeneOMIMEnsembl GeneHPRDVegaDTPSNPSNP: GeneViewSNP: VarViewAssembliesRNAi

Gene Expression Data

Cytogenetic Location (from UniGene)

Cytogenetic Location:18q21.31Mitelman Breakpoint Data

Chromosomal Position (from UCSC)

Chromosomal Position:18: 55019720 - 55028880

NM_015879 exon info from UCSC:

Transcript StartTranscript EndChromosomal Start Chromosomal End

Full-Length MGC Clones for This Gene

IMAGE IdStatusAccession GenBank Def Line
30915256Full LengthBC074909ST8 alpha-N-acetyl-neuraminide alpha-2,8-sialyltransferase 3

Protein Similarities Based on Shared Motif Content

Find gene products sharing protein motifs with:  NP_056963  

Protein Infomation

NM_015879 NP_056963 O43173 Glyco_transf_29

Related Sequences

AF004668 AAB87642 O43173
AF003092 AAC15901 O43173
BC074909 AAH74909 O43173
AB208996 BAD92233 Q59GW3
AK289517 BAF82206 O43173
AK313047 BAG35879 O43173

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 ST8SIA3 NP_056963 M.musculus St8sia3 20451 Gene Info NP_033208 98
R.norvegicus St8sia3 25547   NP_037161 97

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