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Aliases for DEFA8P Gene

Aliases for DEFA8P Gene

  • Defensin Alpha 8, Pseudogene 2 3 5
  • Defensin, Alpha 8 Pseudogene 2 3
  • DEFAP1 3

External Ids for DEFA8P Gene

Previous GeneCards Identifiers for DEFA8P Gene

  • GC08U900506
  • GC08M006796
  • GC08M006587

Summaries for DEFA8P Gene

GeneCards Summary for DEFA8P Gene

DEFA8P (Defensin Alpha 8, Pseudogene) is a Pseudogene.

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 DEFA8P Gene

Genomics for DEFA8P Gene

Regulatory Elements for DEFA8P Gene

Enhancers for DEFA8P 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 DEFA8P on UCSC Golden Path with GeneCards custom track

Genomic Location for DEFA8P Gene

6,950,726 bp from pter
6,951,599 bp from pter
874 bases
Minus strand

Genomic View for DEFA8P Gene

Genes around DEFA8P on UCSC Golden Path with GeneCards custom track

Cytogenetic band:
DEFA8P Gene in genomic location: bands according to Ensembl, locations according to GeneLoc (and/or Entrez Gene and/or Ensembl if different)
Genomic Location for DEFA8P Gene
GeneLoc Logo Genomic Neighborhood Exon StructureGene Density

RefSeq DNA sequence for DEFA8P Gene

Proteins for DEFA8P Gene

Post-translational modifications for DEFA8P Gene

No Post-translational modifications

No data available for DME Specific Peptides for DEFA8P Gene

Domains & Families for DEFA8P Gene

Gene Families for DEFA8P Gene

Graphical View of Domain Structure for InterPro Entry

genes like me logo Genes that share domains with DEFA8P: view

No data available for Protein Domains , Suggested Antigen Peptide Sequences and UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for DEFA8P Gene

Function for DEFA8P Gene

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 DEFA8P Gene

Localization for DEFA8P Gene

No data available for Subcellular locations from UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot , Subcellular locations from COMPARTMENTS and Gene Ontology (GO) - Cellular Components for DEFA8P Gene

Pathways & Interactions for DEFA8P Gene

SuperPathways for DEFA8P Gene

No Data Available

Interacting Proteins for DEFA8P Gene

Gene Ontology (GO) - Biological Process for DEFA8P Gene


No data available for Pathways by source and SIGNOR curated interactions for DEFA8P Gene

Drugs & Compounds for DEFA8P Gene

No Compound Related Data Available

Transcripts for DEFA8P Gene

mRNA/cDNA for DEFA8P Gene

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

Alternative Splicing Database (ASD) splice patterns (SP) for DEFA8P Gene

No ASD Table

Relevant External Links for DEFA8P Gene

GeneLoc Exon Structure for
ECgene alternative splicing isoforms for

Expression for DEFA8P Gene

mRNA expression in normal human tissues for DEFA8P Gene

mRNA differential expression in normal tissues according to GTEx for DEFA8P Gene

This gene is overexpressed in Whole Blood (x47.4).

SOURCE GeneReport for Unigene cluster for DEFA8P Gene Hs.627154

genes like me logo Genes that share expression patterns with DEFA8P: view

No data available for mRNA expression in embryonic tissues and stem cells from LifeMap Discovery , Protein differential expression in normal tissues , Protein expression , mRNA Expression by UniProt/SwissProt and Protein tissue co-expression partners for DEFA8P Gene

Orthologs for DEFA8P Gene

Evolution for DEFA8P Gene

Gene Tree for DEFA8P (if available)
Gene Tree for DEFA8P (if available)

No data available for Orthologs for DEFA8P Gene

Paralogs for DEFA8P Gene

No data available for Paralogs for DEFA8P Gene

Variants for DEFA8P Gene

Sequence variations from dbSNP and Humsavar for DEFA8P Gene

SNP ID Clin Chr 08 pos Sequence Context AA Info Type
rs2075835 -- 6,951,366(-) GTCTG(A/G)AATCG intron-variant
rs2075836 -- 6,951,200(-) AAAAT(A/C)CAGAG intron-variant
rs2702907 -- 6,952,478(+) TCAAC(G/T)GAGTG upstream-variant-2KB
rs2738086 -- 6,950,360(-) CTGGG(C/G)AAACA downstream-variant-500B
rs2741659 -- 6,952,646(-) TTAGA(A/G)CATTC upstream-variant-2KB

No data available for Polymorphic Variants from UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot , Structural Variations from Database of Genomic Variants (DGV) , Variation tolerance and Relevant External Links for DEFA8P Gene

Disorders for DEFA8P Gene

Relevant External Links for DEFA8P

Atlas of Genetics and Cytogenetics in Oncology and Haematology:

No disorders were found for DEFA8P Gene.

No data available for MalaCards , UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot and Genatlas for DEFA8P Gene

Publications for DEFA8P Gene

  1. Polymorphic segmental duplications at 8p23.1 challenge the determination of individual defensin gene repertoires and the assembly of a contiguous human reference sequence. (PMID: 15588320) Taudien S. … Platzer M. (BMC Genomics 2004) 2 3 67
  2. Rapid evolution and diversification of mammalian alpha-defensins as revealed by comparative analysis of rodent and primate genes. (PMID: 15494476) Patil A. … Zhang G. (Physiol. Genomics 2004) 2 3

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