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Gene Info

Gene Information For:Mm. Itga8, integrin alpha 8
Sequence ID:NM_001001309
Entrez Gene ID:241226
Ensembl ID:ENSMUSG00000026768

Database Links

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Gene Expression Data

Cytogenetic Location (from UniGene)

Cytogenetic Location:2 A1|2 7.0 cM

Chromosomal Position (from UCSC)

Chromosomal Position:2: 12109133 - 12301651

 Exon Info From UCSC:

Protein Similarities Based on Shared Motif Content

Find gene products sharing protein motifs with:  NP_001001309  

Protein Infomation

NM_001001309 NP_001001309 A2ARA8 Integrin_alpha

Related Sequences

AF041409 AAC15665 A2ARA8
AK031326 BAC27348 A2ARA8
AK044910 BAC32137 A2ARA8
AK135193 BAE22455 A2ARA8

Homologs (from HomoloGene)
Note: Both orthologs and paralogs are included.
Organism Symbol Protein Homolog Similarity
(% aa unchanged)
Organism Symbol Entrez
Gene Info Protein
M.musculus Itga8 NP_001001309 R.norvegicus Itga8 364786   XP_344635 96
H.sapiens ITGA8 8516 Gene Info NP_003629 89
C.elegans pat-2 176240   NP_498948 35

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