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Aliases for DEFA8P Gene

Aliases for DEFA8P Gene

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

Additional gene information for DEFA8P Gene

No data available for Entrez Gene Summary , CIViC 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

GeneHancer (GH) Regulatory Elements for DEFA8P Gene

Promoters and enhancers for DEFA8P Gene
GeneHancer (GH) Identifier GH Type GH
GH Sources Gene Association Score Total Score TSS distance (kb) Number of Genes Away Size (kb) Transcription Factor
Binding Sites
Gene Targets
GH08I006958 Enhancer 0.8 ENCODE dbSUPER 0.4 -6.7 -6665 0.1 CTCF ZNF654 USF1 KLF17 MAX TRIM22 SIN3A USF2 ZNF2 GLIS2 DEFA9P ENSG00000254625 DEFA6 DEFA8P
- Elite GeneHancer and/or Elite GeneHancer-gene association Download GeneHancer data dump

GeneHancers around DEFA8P on UCSC Golden Path with GeneCards custom track

Genomic Locations for DEFA8P Gene

Genomic Locations for DEFA8P Gene
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

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No data available for Molecular function , Enzyme Numbers (IUBMB) , Phenotypes From GWAS Catalog , 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 , Subcellular locations from the Human Protein Atlas (HPA) 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 :

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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 from GTEx, Illumina, BioGPS, and CGAP SAGE for DEFA8P Gene

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

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

NURSA nuclear receptor signaling pathways regulating expression of DEFA8P Gene:


SOURCE GeneReport for Unigene cluster for DEFA8P Gene:

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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 , mRNA Expression by UniProt/SwissProt , Evidence on tissue expression from TISSUES and Phenotype-based relationships between genes and organs from Gene ORGANizer 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 Variation AA Info Type
rs1000232842 -- 6,951,485(-) C/A non_coding_transcript_variant
rs1002359590 -- 6,950,458(-) A/G downstream_transcript_variant
rs1002509020 -- 6,952,701(-) A/C upstream_transcript_variant
rs1002775427 -- 6,952,528(-) A/G upstream_transcript_variant
rs1002999252 -- 6,951,973(-) G/T upstream_transcript_variant

Structural Variations from Database of Genomic Variants (DGV) for DEFA8P Gene

Variant ID Type Subtype PubMed ID
dgv6878n100 CNV gain 25217958
dgv6879n100 CNV gain 25217958
esv2752262 CNV gain 17911159
esv2759589 CNV gain+loss 17122850
esv2764078 CNV loss 21179565
esv3576520 CNV gain 25503493
nsv1015244 CNV gain 25217958
nsv1019061 CNV loss 25217958
nsv1021684 CNV loss 25217958
nsv1031577 CNV gain 25217958
nsv428194 CNV gain+loss 18775914
nsv465436 CNV gain 19166990
nsv465437 CNV gain 19166990
nsv509248 CNV insertion 20534489
nsv524367 CNV loss 19592680
nsv528374 CNV gain 19592680
nsv610006 CNV gain 21841781
nsv610007 CNV gain 21841781
nsv610010 CNV gain 21841781
nsv831221 CNV gain 17160897

Additional Variant Information for DEFA8P Gene

SNPedia medical, phenotypic, and genealogical associations of SNPs for

No data available for Polymorphic Variants from UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot and Variation tolerance for DEFA8P Gene

Disorders for DEFA8P Gene

Additional Disease Information for DEFA8P

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. Rapid evolution and diversification of mammalian alpha-defensins as revealed by comparative analysis of rodent and primate genes. (PMID: 15494476) Patil A … Zhang G (Physiological genomics 2004) 2 3 58
  2. 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 58

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