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Aliases for C18orf8 Gene

Aliases for C18orf8 Gene

  • Chromosome 18 Open Reading Frame 8 2 3 5
  • Colon Cancer-Associated Protein Mic1 3 4
  • Macrophage Inhibitory Cytokine 1 2 3
  • Mic-1 3 4
  • MIC1 3 4
  • Colon Cancer Associated Protein Mic1 2
  • HsT2591 3

External Ids for C18orf8 Gene

Previous GeneCards Identifiers for C18orf8 Gene

  • GC18P019335
  • GC18P019337
  • GC18P021083
  • GC18P017938

Summaries for C18orf8 Gene

Entrez Gene Summary for C18orf8 Gene

  • This gene encodes a colon cancer associated protein. [provided by RefSeq, Jan 2013]

GeneCards Summary for C18orf8 Gene

C18orf8 (Chromosome 18 Open Reading Frame 8) is a Protein Coding gene.

No data available for UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot , Tocris Summary , Gene Wiki entry , PharmGKB "VIP" Summary , fRNAdb sequence ontologies and piRNA Summary for C18orf8 Gene

Genomics for C18orf8 Gene

Regulatory Elements for C18orf8 Gene

Enhancers for C18orf8 Gene
GeneHancer Identifier Score Enhancer Sources TSS distance (kb) Number of Genes Away Size (kb) Transcription Factor Binding Sites within enhancer Other Gene Targets for Enhancer

Enhancers around C18orf8 on UCSC Golden Path with GeneCards custom track

Promoters for C18orf8 Gene
Ensembl Regulatory Elements (ENSRs) TSS Distance (bp) Size (bp) Binding Sites for Transcription Factors within promoters

ENSRs around C18orf8 on UCSC Golden Path with GeneCards custom track

Genomic Location for C18orf8 Gene

23,503,470 bp from pter
23,531,807 bp from pter
28,338 bases
Plus strand

Genomic View for C18orf8 Gene

Genes around C18orf8 on UCSC Golden Path with GeneCards custom track

Cytogenetic band:
C18orf8 Gene in genomic location: bands according to Ensembl, locations according to GeneLoc (and/or Entrez Gene and/or Ensembl if different)
Genomic Location for C18orf8 Gene
GeneLoc Logo Genomic Neighborhood Exon StructureGene Density

RefSeq DNA sequence for C18orf8 Gene

Proteins for C18orf8 Gene

  • Protein details for C18orf8 Gene (UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot)

    Protein Symbol:
    Recommended name:
    Uncharacterized protein C18orf8
    Protein Accession:
    Secondary Accessions:
    • Q9BU17
    • Q9Y5M0

    Protein attributes for C18orf8 Gene

    657 amino acids
    Molecular mass:
    74975 Da
    Quaternary structure:
    No Data Available
    • Sequence=AAD33909.1; Type=Erroneous initiation; Evidence={ECO:0000305};

neXtProt entry for C18orf8 Gene

Proteomics data for C18orf8 Gene at MOPED

Post-translational modifications for C18orf8 Gene

  • Modification sites at PhosphoSitePlus
  • Modification sites at neXtProt

Antibody Products

No data available for DME Specific Peptides for C18orf8 Gene

Domains & Families for C18orf8 Gene

Protein Domains for C18orf8 Gene

Suggested Antigen Peptide Sequences for C18orf8 Gene

Graphical View of Domain Structure for InterPro Entry



  • Contains 1 Mic1 domain.
  • Belongs to the Mic1 family.
  • Contains 1 Mic1 domain.
  • Belongs to the Mic1 family.
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No data available for Gene Families for C18orf8 Gene

Function for C18orf8 Gene

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No data available for Molecular function , Enzyme Numbers (IUBMB) , Gene Ontology (GO) - Molecular Function , Human Phenotype Ontology , Animal Models , miRNA , Transcription Factor Targets and HOMER Transcription for C18orf8 Gene

Localization for C18orf8 Gene

Subcellular locations from

Jensen Localization Image for C18orf8 Gene COMPARTMENTS Subcellular localization image for C18orf8 gene
Compartment Confidence
lysosome 5
vacuole 5
nucleus 3
cytosol 2
endosome 1
peroxisome 1

No data available for Subcellular locations from UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot and Gene Ontology (GO) - Cellular Components for C18orf8 Gene

Pathways & Interactions for C18orf8 Gene

SuperPathways for C18orf8 Gene

No Data Available

Interacting Proteins for C18orf8 Gene

Gene Ontology (GO) - Biological Process for C18orf8 Gene


No data available for Pathways by source and SIGNOR curated interactions for C18orf8 Gene

Drugs & Compounds for C18orf8 Gene

No Compound Related Data Available

Transcripts for C18orf8 Gene

Unigene Clusters for C18orf8 Gene

Chromosome 18 open reading frame 8:
Representative Sequences:

Alternative Splicing Database (ASD) splice patterns (SP) for C18orf8 Gene

ExUns: 1a · 1b ^ 2a · 2b ^ 3 ^ 4 ^ 5 ^ 6 ^ 7 ^ 8 ^ 9 ^ 10a · 10b ^ 11 ^ 12 ^ 13 ^ 14 ^ 15a · 15b ^ 16a · 16b · 16c ^ 17 ^ 18a · 18b ^ 19a ·
SP1: - - -
SP2: - -
SP3: - - - -
SP4: -
SP5: -
SP6: - - - - -
SP7: - -
SP8: -
SP9: - - - - - -

ExUns: 19b ^ 20 ^ 21a · 21b ^ 22

Relevant External Links for C18orf8 Gene

GeneLoc Exon Structure for
ECgene alternative splicing isoforms for

Expression for C18orf8 Gene

mRNA expression in normal human tissues for C18orf8 Gene

mRNA expression in embryonic tissues and stem cells from LifeMap Discovery

Protein differential expression in normal tissues from HIPED for C18orf8 Gene

This gene is overexpressed in Breast (29.5) and Fetal Brain (11.9).

Integrated Proteomics: protein expression in normal tissues and cell lines from ProteomicsDB, PaxDb, MOPED, and MaxQB for C18orf8 Gene

SOURCE GeneReport for Unigene cluster for C18orf8 Gene Hs.464779

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Protein tissue co-expression partners for C18orf8 Gene

- Elite partner

Primer Products

No data available for mRNA differential expression in normal tissues and mRNA Expression by UniProt/SwissProt for C18orf8 Gene

Orthologs for C18orf8 Gene

This gene was present in the common ancestor of eukaryotes.

Orthologs for C18orf8 Gene

Organism Taxonomy Gene Similarity Type Details
(Bos Taurus)
Mammalia C24H18orf8 35
  • 87.77 (n)
  • 93.91 (a)
C18orf8 36
  • 93 (a)
(Canis familiaris)
Mammalia C7H18orf8 35
  • 88.59 (n)
  • 94.86 (a)
C18orf8 36
  • 90 (a)
(Mus musculus)
Mammalia 3110002H16Rik 35
  • 86.96 (n)
  • 94.98 (a)
3110002H16Rik 16
3110002H16Rik 36
  • 95 (a)
(Pan troglodytes)
Mammalia C18H18orf8 35
  • 99.14 (n)
  • 99.54 (a)
C18orf8 36
  • 100 (a)
(Rattus norvegicus)
Mammalia RGD1311805 35
  • 86.5 (n)
  • 95.13 (a)
(Monodelphis domestica)
Mammalia C18orf8 36
  • 92 (a)
(Ornithorhynchus anatinus)
Mammalia C18orf8 36
  • 84 (a)
(Gallus gallus)
Aves C18ORF8 35
  • 79.12 (n)
  • 88.87 (a)
C18orf8 36
  • 85 (a)
(Anolis carolinensis)
Reptilia C18orf8 36
  • 84 (a)
tropical clawed frog
(Silurana tropicalis)
Amphibia c18orf8 35
  • 75.7 (n)
  • 83.61 (a)
Str.18235 35
African clawed frog
(Xenopus laevis)
Amphibia MGC68745 35
(Danio rerio)
Actinopterygii Dr.18809 35
zgc:101800 35
  • 70.61 (n)
  • 74.71 (a)
C24H18orf8 36
  • 76 (a)
African malaria mosquito
(Anopheles gambiae)
Insecta AgaP_AGAP007576 35
  • 49.67 (n)
  • 42.18 (a)
fruit fly
(Drosophila melanogaster)
Insecta CG8270 35
  • 48.73 (n)
  • 37.9 (a)
CG8270 36
  • 37 (a)
(Caenorhabditis elegans)
Secernentea Y50D4A.4 35
  • 43.35 (n)
  • 32.97 (a)
Y50D4A.4 36
  • 30 (a)
thale cress
(Arabidopsis thaliana)
eudicotyledons AT3G12010 35
  • 40.43 (n)
  • 27.82 (a)
(Oryza sativa)
Liliopsida Os10g0400900 35
  • 41 (n)
  • 28.24 (a)
sea squirt
(Ciona savignyi)
Ascidiacea CSA.8232 36
  • 46 (a)
Species with no ortholog for C18orf8:
  • A. gosspyii yeast (Ashbya gossypii)
  • Actinobacteria (Mycobacterium tuberculosis)
  • Alicante grape (Vitis vinifera)
  • alpha proteobacteria (Wolbachia pipientis)
  • amoeba (Dictyostelium discoideum)
  • Archea (Pyrococcus horikoshii)
  • baker's yeast (Saccharomyces cerevisiae)
  • barley (Hordeum vulgare)
  • beta proteobacteria (Neisseria meningitidis)
  • bread mold (Neurospora crassa)
  • Chromalveolata (Phytophthora infestans)
  • common water flea (Daphnia pulex)
  • corn (Zea mays)
  • E. coli (Escherichia coli)
  • filamentous fungi (Aspergillus nidulans)
  • Firmicute bacteria (Streptococcus pneumoniae)
  • fission yeast (Schizosaccharomyces pombe)
  • green algae (Chlamydomonas reinhardtii)
  • honey bee (Apis mellifera)
  • K. lactis yeast (Kluyveromyces lactis)
  • loblloly pine (Pinus taeda)
  • malaria parasite (Plasmodium falciparum)
  • medicago trunc (Medicago Truncatula)
  • moss (Physcomitrella patens)
  • orangutan (Pongo pygmaeus)
  • pig (Sus scrofa)
  • rainbow trout (Oncorhynchus mykiss)
  • rice blast fungus (Magnaporthe grisea)
  • schistosome parasite (Schistosoma mansoni)
  • sea anemone (Nematostella vectensis)
  • sea urchin (Strongylocentrotus purpuratus)
  • sorghum (Sorghum bicolor)
  • soybean (Glycine max)
  • stem rust fungus (Puccinia graminis)
  • sugarcane (Saccharum officinarum)
  • tomato (Lycopersicon esculentum)
  • toxoplasmosis (Toxoplasma gondii)
  • Trichoplax (Trichoplax adhaerens)
  • wheat (Triticum aestivum)

Evolution for C18orf8 Gene

Gene Tree for C18orf8 (if available)
Gene Tree for C18orf8 (if available)

Paralogs for C18orf8 Gene

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No data available for Paralogs for C18orf8 Gene

Variants for C18orf8 Gene

Sequence variations from dbSNP and Humsavar for C18orf8 Gene

SNP ID Clin Chr 18 pos Sequence Context AA Info Type
rs303758 -- 23,504,967(-) GTTAC(A/G)GTGGC intron-variant
rs303759 -- 23,504,134(-) CTAAC(A/G)CCGGT intron-variant
rs303760 -- 23,503,774(-) TTGGC(A/G)CGCCC intron-variant
rs303761 -- 23,502,417(-) ttcag(A/G)gacag upstream-variant-2KB
rs303762 -- 23,502,353(-) tctca(A/G)cctcc upstream-variant-2KB

Structural Variations from Database of Genomic Variants (DGV) for C18orf8 Gene

Variant ID Type Subtype PubMed ID
esv34149 CNV Loss 18971310
nsv909458 CNV Gain 21882294
nsv509688 CNV Insertion 20534489

Variation tolerance for C18orf8 Gene

Residual Variation Intolerance Score: 71.8% of all genes are more intolerant (likely to be disease-causing)
Gene Damage Index Score: 1.47; 28.73% of all genes are more intolerant (likely to be disease-causing)

No data available for Polymorphic Variants from UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot and Relevant External Links for C18orf8 Gene

Disorders for C18orf8 Gene

Relevant External Links for C18orf8

Genetic Association Database (GAD)
Human Genome Epidemiology (HuGE) Navigator
Atlas of Genetics and Cytogenetics in Oncology and Haematology:

No disorders were found for C18orf8 Gene.

No data available for MalaCards , UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot and Genatlas for C18orf8 Gene

Publications for C18orf8 Gene

  1. The status, quality, and expansion of the NIH full-length cDNA project: the Mammalian Gene Collection (MGC). (PMID: 15489334) Gerhard D.S. … Malek J. (Genome Res. 2004) 3 4 67
  2. Generation and initial analysis of more than 15,000 full-length human and mouse cDNA sequences. (PMID: 12477932) Strausberg R.L. … Marra M.A. (Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. U.S.A. 2002) 2 3
  3. The BioPlex Network: A Systematic Exploration of the Human Interactome. (PMID: 26186194) Huttlin E.L. … Gygi S.P. (Cell 2015) 3
  4. A census of human soluble protein complexes. (PMID: 22939629) Havugimana P.C. … Emili A. (Cell 2012) 3
  5. NOTCH1 nuclear interactome reveals key regulators of its transcriptional activity and oncogenic function. (PMID: 23022380) Yatim A. … Benkirane M. (Mol. Cell 2012) 3

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