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Gene Info

Gene Information For:Hs. MFGE8, Milk fat globule-EGF factor 8 protein
Sequence ID:NM_005928
Entrez Gene ID:4240
Ensembl ID:ENSG00000140545

Database Links

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Gene Expression Data

  • This gene is found in these cDNA libraries from the following tissue types:
    adrenal cortex, bone, bone marrow, brain, cartilage, cerebellum, cerebrum, cervix, colon, embryonic tissue, endocrine, esophagus, eye, fetus, gastrointestinal tract, heart, kidney, liver, lung, lymph node, lymphoreticular, mammary gland, muscle, nervous, ovary, pancreas, pancreatic islet, parathyroid, peripheral nervous system, pineal gland, pituitary gland, placenta, pooled tissue, prostate, retina, skin, spleen, stem cell, stomach, synovium, t-cell, testis, thymus, thyroid, uncharacterized tissue, uterus, vascular
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Cytogenetic Location (from UniGene)

Cytogenetic Location:15q25Mitelman Breakpoint Data

Chromosomal Position (from UCSC)

Chromosomal Position:15: 89441915 - 89456610

 Exon Info From UCSC:

Full-Length MGC Clones for This Gene

IMAGE IdStatusAccession GenBank Def Line
2988915Full LengthBC003610milk fat globule-EGF factor 8 protein

Protein Similarities Based on Shared Motif Content

Find gene products sharing protein motifs with:  NP_005919  

Protein Infomation

NM_001114614 NP_001108086    
NM_005928 NP_005919 Q08431 EGF

Related Sequences

S56151 AAB19771 Q08431
U58516 AAC50549 Q08431
BC003610 AAH03610 Q08431
AY141974 AAN08508 Q08431
BT006948 AAP35594 Q08431
EU832749 ACE87081  
EU832670 ACE87761  
AK222735 BAD96455 Q08431
AK223182 BAD96902 Q08431
AK312640 BAG35524 Q08431
AK095908 BAG53164 B3KTQ2
AK304627 BAG65408 B4E396
BX537974 CAD97938 Q08431

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 MFGE8 NP_005919 M.musculus Mfge8 17304 Gene Info NP_032620 63
R.norvegicus Mfge8 25277   NP_001035276 62

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