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Aliases for CASC8 Gene

Subcategory (RNA class) for CASC8 Gene

non-coding RNA

Quality Score for this RNA gene is


Aliases for CASC8 Gene

  • Cancer Susceptibility Candidate 8 (Non-Protein Coding) 2 3 5
  • Long Intergenic Non-Protein Coding RNA 860 2 3
  • LINC00860 3
  • CARLo-1 3

External Ids for CASC8 Gene

Previous GeneCards Identifiers for CASC8 Gene

  • GC08M128304

Summaries for CASC8 Gene

GeneCards Summary for CASC8 Gene

CASC8 (Cancer Susceptibility Candidate 8 (Non-Protein Coding)) is an RNA Gene, and is affiliated with the non-coding RNA class.

No data available for Entrez Gene Summary , UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot , Tocris Summary , Gene Wiki entry , PharmGKB "VIP" Summary , fRNAdb sequence ontologies and piRNA Summary for CASC8 Gene

Genomics for CASC8 Gene

Regulatory Elements for CASC8 Gene

Enhancers for CASC8 Gene
GeneHancer Identifier Enhancer Score Enhancer Sources Gene-Enhancer Score TSS distance (kb) Number of Genes Away Size (kb) Transcription Factor Binding Sites within enhancer Gene Targets for Enhancer
GH08F127432 0.5 Ensembl 22.3 +48.6 48639 2.6 CASC8 POU5F1B
GH08F127396 1.4 FANTOM5 Ensembl ENCODE 20.3 +81.9 81863 7.1 ZNF133 ARID4B RAD21 RARA ZNF207 CREM HMG20B CEBPB MIER2 KAT8 CASC8 MYC CCAT2 GC08M127382
GH08F127393 1.4 FANTOM5 Ensembl ENCODE 20 +87.3 87309 2.4 ZNF316 MAFF MAFG NFE2 EMSY MAFK CASC8 CCAT2 GC08M127382
GH08F127426 1.1 Ensembl ENCODE 19.8 +55.0 55002 1.8 NONO PKNOX1 ZNF207 CEBPG CASC8 POU5F1B
GH08F127389 0.9 FANTOM5 Ensembl ENCODE 8.1 +90.5 90479 3.3 TBP TAF1 JUN MAX CEBPB NR3C1 EP300 FOSL1 JUND STAT3 CASC8 MYC CCAT2 GC08M127382
- Elite enhancer/Elite enhancer-gene association Download Table
Download GeneHancer data dump

Enhancers around CASC8 on UCSC Golden Path with GeneCards custom track

Genomic Location for CASC8 Gene

127,289,676 bp from pter
127,482,139 bp from pter
192,464 bases
Minus strand

Genomic View for CASC8 Gene

Genes around CASC8 on UCSC Golden Path with GeneCards custom track

Cytogenetic band:
CASC8 Gene in genomic location: bands according to Ensembl, locations according to GeneLoc (and/or Entrez Gene and/or Ensembl if different)
Genomic Location for CASC8 Gene
GeneLoc Logo Genomic Neighborhood Exon StructureGene Density

RefSeq DNA sequence for CASC8 Gene

Proteins for CASC8 Gene

Post-translational modifications for CASC8 Gene

No Post-translational modifications

No data available for DME Specific Peptides for CASC8 Gene

Domains & Families for CASC8 Gene

Gene Families for CASC8 Gene

Graphical View of Domain Structure for InterPro Entry

genes like me logo Genes that share domains with CASC8: view

No data available for Protein Domains , Suggested Antigen Peptide Sequences and UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for CASC8 Gene

Function for CASC8 Gene

Animal Model Products

No data available for Molecular function , Enzyme Numbers (IUBMB) , Gene Ontology (GO) - Molecular Function , Phenotypes , Human Phenotype Ontology , Animal Models , miRNA , Transcription Factor Targets and HOMER Transcription for CASC8 Gene

Localization for CASC8 Gene

No data available for Subcellular locations from UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot , Subcellular locations from COMPARTMENTS and Gene Ontology (GO) - Cellular Components for CASC8 Gene

Pathways & Interactions for CASC8 Gene

SuperPathways for CASC8 Gene

No Data Available

Interacting Proteins for CASC8 Gene

Gene Ontology (GO) - Biological Process for CASC8 Gene


No data available for Pathways by source and SIGNOR curated interactions for CASC8 Gene

Transcripts for CASC8 Gene

mRNA/cDNA for CASC8 Gene

(4) Ensembl transcripts including schematic representations, and UCSC links where relevant :

Alternative Splicing Database (ASD) splice patterns (SP) for CASC8 Gene

No ASD Table

Relevant External Links for CASC8 Gene

GeneLoc Exon Structure for
ECgene alternative splicing isoforms for

Expression for CASC8 Gene

mRNA expression in normal human tissues from GTEx, Illumina, BioGPS, and SAGE for CASC8 Gene

mRNA differential expression in normal tissues according to GTEx for CASC8 Gene

This gene is overexpressed in Minor Salivary Gland (x7.6), Colon - Transverse (x5.0), and Esophagus - Mucosa (x4.1).

NURSA nuclear receptor signaling pathways regulating expression of CASC8 Gene:

genes like me logo Genes that share expression patterns with CASC8: view

No data available for mRNA expression in embryonic tissues and stem cells from LifeMap Discovery , Protein differential expression in normal tissues , Protein expression , Protein tissue co-expression partners and mRNA Expression by UniProt/SwissProt for CASC8 Gene

Orthologs for CASC8 Gene

Evolution for CASC8 Gene

Gene Tree for CASC8 (if available)
Gene Tree for CASC8 (if available)

No data available for Orthologs for CASC8 Gene

Paralogs for CASC8 Gene

No data available for Paralogs for CASC8 Gene

Variants for CASC8 Gene

Sequence variations from dbSNP and Humsavar for CASC8 Gene

SNP ID Clin Chr 08 pos Sequence Context AA Info Type
rs10086082 -- 127,440,139(+) gcatc(C/G)aacaa intron-variant
rs10086207 -- 127,380,142(+) tattc(A/G)attag intron-variant
rs10086313 -- 127,380,170(+) ttgtc(C/T)ctgtt intron-variant
rs10086314 -- 127,380,171(+) tgtcc(C/G)tgttt intron-variant
rs10086608 -- 127,475,277(+) ttaat(A/G)ataag intron-variant

Structural Variations from Database of Genomic Variants (DGV) for CASC8 Gene

Variant ID Type Subtype PubMed ID
esv1008397 CNV deletion 20482838
esv1217766 CNV deletion 17803354
esv1960296 CNV deletion 18987734
esv2737564 CNV deletion 23290073
esv2737565 CNV deletion 23290073
esv2737566 CNV deletion 23290073
esv275357 CNV loss 21479260
esv3321908 CNV insertion 20981092
esv3392005 CNV insertion 20981092
esv3395895 CNV insertion 20981092
esv3618771 CNV loss 21293372
nsv1075579 CNV deletion 25765185
nsv1112476 CNV deletion 24896259
nsv1126860 CNV deletion 24896259
nsv1152103 CNV deletion 26484159
nsv472662 CNV novel sequence insertion 20440878
nsv499795 OTHER inversion 21111241
nsv511384 CNV loss 21212237
nsv7419 OTHER inversion 18451855
nsv951468 CNV duplication 24416366
nsv958462 CNV deletion 24416366
nsv981980 CNV duplication 23825009

Relevant External Links for CASC8 Gene

SNPedia medical, phenotypic, and genealogical associations of SNPs for

No data available for Polymorphic Variants from UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot and Variation tolerance for CASC8 Gene

Disorders for CASC8 Gene

Relevant External Links for CASC8

Atlas of Genetics and Cytogenetics in Oncology and Haematology:

No disorders were found for CASC8 Gene.

No data available for MalaCards , UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot and Genatlas for CASC8 Gene

Publications for CASC8 Gene

  1. Long-range interaction and correlation between MYC enhancer and oncogenic long noncoding RNA CARLo-5. (PMID: 24594601) Kim T. … Croce C.M. (Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. U.S.A. 2014) 2 3 64
  2. Genetic variant in 8q24 is associated with prognosis for gastric cancer in a Chinese population. (PMID: 25302443) Ma G. … Chen J. (J. Gastroenterol. Hepatol. 2015) 3 64
  3. Correlation Between CASC8, SMAD7 Polymorphisms and the Susceptibility to Colorectal Cancer: An Updated Meta-Analysis Based on GWAS Results. (PMID: 26579801) Yao K. … Hu J. (Medicine (Baltimore) 2015) 3 64
  4. Genetic variation in prostate-specific antigen-detected prostate cancer and the effect of control selection on genetic association studies. (PMID: 24753544) Knipe D.W. … Martin R.M. (Cancer Epidemiol. Biomarkers Prev. 2014) 3 64
  5. Genome-wide association and replication studies identify four variants associated with prostate cancer susceptibility. (PMID: 19767754) Gudmundsson J. … Stefansson K. (Nat. Genet. 2009) 3 64

Products for CASC8 Gene

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