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Gene Info

Gene Information For:Hs. SLC7A8, solute carrier family 7 (amino acid transporter light chain, L system), member 8
Sequence ID:NM_001267036
Entrez Gene ID:23428
Ensembl ID:ENSG00000092068

Database Links

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Gene Expression Data

Cytogenetic Location (from UniGene)

Cytogenetic Location:14q11.2Mitelman Breakpoint Data

Chromosomal Position (from UCSC)

Chromosomal Position:14: 23594508 - 23652828

 Exon Info From UCSC:

Full-Length MGC Clones for This Gene

IMAGE IdStatusAccession GenBank Def Line
6260264Full LengthBC052250solute carrier family 7 (cationic amino acid transporter, y+ system), member 8
5191998IncompleteBC036825solute carrier family 7 (cationic amino acid transporter, y+ system), member 8

Protein Similarities Based on Shared Motif Content

Find gene products sharing protein motifs with:  NP_036376  NP_877392  

Protein Infomation

NM_001267036 NP_001253965    
NM_001267037 NP_001253966    
NM_012244 NP_036376 Q9UHI5 AA_permease
NM_182728 NP_877392   AA_permease

Related Sequences

AF135828 AAF05695 Q9UHI5
AF135829 AAF05696 Q9UHI5
AF135830 AAF05697 Q9UHI5
AF171669 AAF20381 Q9UHI5
BC036825 AAH36825 Q8N424
BC052250 AAH52250 Q9UHI5
AF087908 AAP97206 Q7Z4Z5
AF087911 AAP97208 Q7Z4Z3
AB037669 BAB21519 Q9UHI5
AK223610 BAD97330 Q53EM9
AK313465 BAG36251 Q9UHI5
AK094550 BAG52886 B3KSX4
AK296702 BAG59296 B4DKT4
AK300384 BAG62118 B4DTV6
Y18483 CAB40137 Q9UHI5
BX248288 CAD62616 Q86U05

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 SLC7A8 NP_036376 R.norvegicus Slc7a8 84551   NP_445894 93
M.musculus Slc7a8 50934 Gene Info NP_058668 93
A.gambiae AgaP_AGAP001627 1281545   XP_321470 51
D.melanogaster CG1607 43707   NP_651865 51
C.elegans aat-1 177793   NP_501707 48
C.elegans aat-3 180557   NP_508461 46

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