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Gene Info

Gene Information For:Hs. GPX8, Glutathione peroxidase 8 (putative)
Sequence ID:NM_001008397
Entrez Gene ID:493869
Ensembl ID:ENSG00000164294

Database Links

UniGeneEntrez GeneEnsembl GeneHPRDVegaSNPSNP: GeneViewSNP: VarViewAssembliesCancer AberrationsRNAi

Gene Expression Data

Cytogenetic Location (from UniGene)

Cytogenetic Location:5q11.2Mitelman Breakpoint Data

Chromosomal Position (from UCSC)

Chromosomal Position:5: 54459502 - 54463124

NM_001008397 exon info from UCSC:

Transcript StartTranscript EndChromosomal Start Chromosomal End

Full-Length MGC Clones for This Gene

IMAGE IdStatusAccession GenBank Def Line
4285958Full LengthBC029424glutathione peroxidase 8 (putative)

Protein Similarities Based on Shared Motif Content

Find gene products sharing protein motifs with:  NP_001008398  

Protein Infomation

NM_001008397 NP_001008398 Q8TED1 EC GSHPx

Related Sequences

BC029424 AAH29424 Q8TED1 EC
AY358715 AAQ89077 Q8TED1 EC
HQ447731 ADQ32216    
AK074216 BAB85019 Q8TED1 EC
AK298545 BAG60742 B4DPY0  

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 GPX8 NP_001008398 R.norvegicus Gpx8 294744   NP_001099881 83
M.musculus Gpx8 69590 Gene Info NP_081403 82

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