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Gene Info

Gene Information For:Hs. OR8B8, olfactory receptor, family 8, subfamily B, member 8
Sequence ID:NM_012378
Entrez Gene ID:26493
Ensembl ID:ENSG00000197125

Database Links

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Gene Expression Data

Cytogenetic Location (from UniGene)

Cytogenetic Location:11q24.2Mitelman Breakpoint Data

Chromosomal Position (from UCSC)

Chromosomal Position:11: 124310045 - 124310981

NM_012378 exon info from UCSC:

Transcript StartTranscript EndChromosomal Start Chromosomal End

Full-Length MGC Clones for This Gene

IMAGE IdStatusAccession GenBank Def Line
40146424Full LengthBC130393olfactory receptor, family 8, subfamily B, member 8
40146450Full LengthBC130419olfactory receptor, family 8, subfamily B, member 8

Protein Similarities Based on Shared Motif Content

Find gene products sharing protein motifs with:  NP_036510  

Protein Infomation

NM_012378 NP_036510 Q15620 7tm_1

Related Sequences

BC130393 AAI30394 Q15620
BC130419 AAI30420 Q15620
AF238488 AAL32997 Q15620
HQ258145 ADR82899  
X89675 CAA61822 Q15620

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 OR8B8 NP_036510 M.musculus Olfr145 258310 Gene Info NP_666425 86
R.norvegicus Olr1201 405106   NP_001000818 86

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