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Gene Info

Gene Information For:Hs. IFNA8, interferon, alpha 8
Sequence ID:NM_002170
Entrez Gene ID:3445
Ensembl ID:ENSG00000120242

Database Links

UniGeneEntrez GeneOMIMEnsembl GeneHPRDVegaSNPSNP: GeneViewSNP: VarViewAssembliesRNAi

Gene Expression Data

Cytogenetic Location (from UniGene)

Cytogenetic Location:9p22Mitelman Breakpoint Data

Chromosomal Position (from UCSC)

Chromosomal Position:9: 21409146 - 21409844

NM_002170 exon info from UCSC:

Transcript StartTranscript EndChromosomal Start Chromosomal End

Full-Length MGC Clones for This Gene

IMAGE IdStatusAccession GenBank Def Line
8143831Full LengthBC104828interferon, alpha 8
8143833Full LengthBC104830interferon, alpha 8

Protein Similarities Based on Shared Motif Content

Find gene products sharing protein motifs with:  NP_002161  

Protein Infomation

NM_002170 NP_002161 P32881 Interferon

Related Sequences

K01900 AAA52716 P32881
BC104828 AAI04829 P32881
BC104830 AAI04831 P32881
V00545 CAA23806 P32881
V00550 CAA23811 P32881

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