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Gene Info

Gene Information For:Hs. ST8SIA2, ST8 alpha-N-acetyl-neuraminide alpha-2,8-sialyltransferase 2
Sequence ID:NM_006011
Entrez Gene ID:8128
Ensembl ID:ENSG00000140557

Database Links

UniGeneEntrez GeneOMIMEnsembl GeneHPRDVegaSNPSNP: GeneViewSNP: VarViewAssembliesRNAi

Gene Expression Data

Cytogenetic Location (from UniGene)

Cytogenetic Location:15q26Mitelman Breakpoint Data

Chromosomal Position (from UCSC)

Chromosomal Position:15: 92937191 - 93007615

NM_006011 exon info from UCSC:

Transcript StartTranscript EndChromosomal Start Chromosomal End

Full-Length MGC Clones for This Gene

IMAGE IdStatusAccession GenBank Def Line
40004644Full LengthBC096202ST8 alpha-N-acetyl-neuraminide alpha-2,8-sialyltransferase 2
40004645Full LengthBC096203ST8 alpha-N-acetyl-neuraminide alpha-2,8-sialyltransferase 2
40004646Full LengthBC096204ST8 alpha-N-acetyl-neuraminide alpha-2,8-sialyltransferase 2
40004648Full LengthBC096205ST8 alpha-N-acetyl-neuraminide alpha-2,8-sialyltransferase 2
7262384IncompleteBC069584ST8 alpha-N-acetyl-neuraminide alpha-2,8-sialyltransferase 2

Protein Similarities Based on Shared Motif Content

Find gene products sharing protein motifs with:  NP_006002  

Protein Infomation

NM_006011 NP_006002 Q92186 Glyco_transf_29

Related Sequences

L29556 AAA36613 Q92186
U82762 AAB51242 Q92186
U33551 AAC24458 Q92186
BC069584 AAH69584 Q92186
BC096202 AAH96202 Q4VAZ2
BC096203 AAH96203 Q92186
BC096204 AAH96204 Q92186
BC096205 AAH96205 Q4VAY9
AY358091 AAQ88458 Q6UY40
AK313924 BAG36645 B2R9U8

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 ST8SIA2 NP_006002 M.musculus St8sia2 20450 Gene Info NP_033207 98
R.norvegicus St8sia2 117523   NP_476497 98

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