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Gene Info

Gene Information For:Hs. RPS8, ribosomal protein S8
Sequence ID:NM_001012
Entrez Gene ID:6202
Ensembl ID:ENSG00000142937

Database Links

UniGeneEntrez GeneOMIMEnsembl GeneHPRDVegaDTPSNPSNP: GeneViewSNP: VarViewAssembliesRNAi

Gene Expression Data

  • This gene is found in these cDNA libraries from the following tissue types:
    adrenal cortex, b-cell, bone, bone marrow, brain, cartilage, cerebellum, cerebrum, cervix, colon, ear, 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, pituitary gland, placenta, pooled tissue, prostate, retina, salivary gland, skin, soft tissue, spleen, stem cell, stomach, synovium, t-cell, testis, thymus, thyroid, uncharacterized tissue, uterus, vascular
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Cytogenetic Location (from UniGene)

Cytogenetic Location:1p34.1-p32Mitelman Breakpoint Data

Chromosomal Position (from UCSC)

Chromosomal Position:1: 45241704 - 45244410

NM_001012 exon info from UCSC:

Transcript StartTranscript EndChromosomal Start Chromosomal End

Full-Length MGC Clones for This Gene

IMAGE IdStatusAccession GenBank Def Line
6527505Full LengthBC070875ribosomal protein S8
3447074IncompleteBC005678ribosomal protein S8

Protein Similarities Based on Shared Motif Content

Find gene products sharing protein motifs with:  NP_001003  

Protein Infomation

NM_001012 NP_001003 Q5JR94

Related Sequences

AF116700 AAF71120 Q9P1D6
BC005678 AAH05678 Q9BS10
BC070875 AAH70875 Q5JR94
HQ447510 ADQ31996  
AB062401 BAB93488 Q5JR94
AK311854 BAG34795 Q5JR94

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 RPS8 NP_001003 M.musculus Gm15501 100040298 Gene Info XP_001474155 100
M.musculus Rps8 20116 Gene Info NP_033124 100
R.norvegicus Rps8 65136   NP_113894 100
D.melanogaster RpS8 43532   NP_651740 70
C.elegans rps-8 177503   NP_501167 68
A.thaliana AT5G59240 836042   NP_200732 65
S.cerevisiae RPS8A 852206   NP_009481 63
S.cerevisiae RPS8B 856839   NP_011028 63
N.crassa NCU08500 3879569   XP_963429 62
S.pombe rps801 2541491   NP_594519 61
S.pombe rps802 2543354   NP_593100 61

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