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Gene Info

Gene Information For:Hs. ST8SIA4, ST8 alpha-N-acetyl-neuraminide alpha-2,8-sialyltransferase 4
Sequence ID:NM_005668
Entrez Gene ID:7903
Ensembl ID:ENSG00000113532

Database Links

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Gene Expression Data

Cytogenetic Location (from UniGene)

Cytogenetic Location:5q21Mitelman Breakpoint Data

Chromosomal Position (from UCSC)

Chromosomal Position:5: 100147337 - 100238941

 Exon Info From UCSC:

Full-Length MGC Clones for This Gene

IMAGE IdStatusAccession GenBank Def Line
5752337Full LengthBC053657ST8 alpha-N-acetyl-neuraminide alpha-2,8-sialyltransferase 4
4816784IncompleteBC040671ST8 alpha-N-acetyl-neuraminide alpha-2,8-sialyltransferase 4

Protein Similarities Based on Shared Motif Content

Find gene products sharing protein motifs with:  NP_005659  NP_778222  

Protein Infomation

NM_005668 NP_005659 Q92187 Glyco_transf_29
NM_175052 NP_778222   Glyco_transf_29

Related Sequences

L41680 AAC41775 Q92187
BC027866 AAH27866 Q8N1F4
BC053657 AAH53657 Q92187
HQ448744 ADQ33222  
AK292872 BAF85561 Q92187

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 ST8SIA4 NP_005659 M.musculus St8sia4 20452 Gene Info NP_033209 98
R.norvegicus St8sia4 116696   NP_446366 98

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

BioCarta Pathways
Pathway information courtesy of BioCarta