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Aliases for DEFB108P2 Gene

Aliases for DEFB108P2 Gene

  • Defensin Beta 108 Pseudogene 2 2 3 5
  • Putative Beta-Defensin 108B Pseudogene 1/2 4
  • Defensin, Beta 108, Pseudogene 2 2
  • Defensin, Beta 108A 4
  • DEFB108P1 DEFB108P2 4
  • DEFB108A 4

External Ids for DEFB108P2 Gene

Previous GeneCards Identifiers for DEFB108P2 Gene

  • GC08U900532
  • GC08P007220

Summaries for DEFB108P2 Gene

GeneCards Summary for DEFB108P2 Gene

DEFB108P2 (Defensin Beta 108 Pseudogene 2) is a Pseudogene.

UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for DEFB108P2 Gene

  • Has antibacterial activity.

No data available for Entrez Gene Summary , Tocris Summary , Gene Wiki entry , PharmGKB "VIP" Summary , fRNAdb sequence ontologies and piRNA Summary for DEFB108P2 Gene

Genomics for DEFB108P2 Gene

Regulatory Elements for DEFB108P2 Gene

Enhancers for DEFB108P2 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
GH08F007354 0.9 ENCODE 0.3 -17.6 -17641 1.1 ZNF76 KLF17 RAD21 ZNF2 GLIS2 ZNF143 ZNF207 EGR2 ZNF202 ZNF654 MCPH1 FAM86B3P FAM66B DEFB108P2
- Elite enhancer and/or Elite enhancer-gene association Download GeneHancer data dump

Enhancers around DEFB108P2 on UCSC Golden Path with GeneCards custom track

Genomic Location for DEFB108P2 Gene

7,373,114 bp from pter
7,377,500 bp from pter
4,387 bases
Plus strand

Genomic View for DEFB108P2 Gene

Genes around DEFB108P2 on UCSC Golden Path with GeneCards custom track

Cytogenetic band:
DEFB108P2 Gene in genomic location: bands according to Ensembl, locations according to GeneLoc (and/or Entrez Gene and/or Ensembl if different)
Genomic Location for DEFB108P2 Gene
GeneLoc Logo Genomic Neighborhood Exon StructureGene Density

RefSeq DNA sequence for DEFB108P2 Gene

Proteins for DEFB108P2 Gene

  • Protein details for DEFB108P2 Gene (UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot)

    Protein Symbol:
    Recommended name:
    Putative beta-defensin 108A
    Protein Accession:

    Protein attributes for DEFB108P2 Gene

    73 amino acids
    Molecular mass:
    8390 Da
    Quaternary structure:
    No Data Available

neXtProt entry for DEFB108P2 Gene

Post-translational modifications for DEFB108P2 Gene

No Post-translational modifications

No data available for DME Specific Peptides for DEFB108P2 Gene

Domains & Families for DEFB108P2 Gene

Gene Families for DEFB108P2 Gene

Protein Domains for DEFB108P2 Gene


Graphical View of Domain Structure for InterPro Entry



  • Belongs to the beta-defensin family.
  • Belongs to the beta-defensin family.
genes like me logo Genes that share domains with DEFB108P2: view

No data available for Suggested Antigen Peptide Sequences for DEFB108P2 Gene

Function for DEFB108P2 Gene

Molecular function for DEFB108P2 Gene

UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot Function:
Has antibacterial activity.

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No data available for Enzyme Numbers (IUBMB) , Gene Ontology (GO) - Molecular Function , Phenotypes , Human Phenotype Ontology , Animal Models , miRNA , Transcription Factor Targets and HOMER Transcription for DEFB108P2 Gene

Localization for DEFB108P2 Gene

Subcellular locations from UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for DEFB108P2 Gene

No data available for Subcellular locations from COMPARTMENTS and Gene Ontology (GO) - Cellular Components for DEFB108P2 Gene

Pathways & Interactions for DEFB108P2 Gene

SuperPathways for DEFB108P2 Gene

No Data Available

Interacting Proteins for DEFB108P2 Gene

Gene Ontology (GO) - Biological Process for DEFB108P2 Gene


No data available for Pathways by source and SIGNOR curated interactions for DEFB108P2 Gene

Transcripts for DEFB108P2 Gene

mRNA/cDNA for DEFB108P2 Gene

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

Alternative Splicing Database (ASD) splice patterns (SP) for DEFB108P2 Gene

No ASD Table

Relevant External Links for DEFB108P2 Gene

GeneLoc Exon Structure for
ECgene alternative splicing isoforms for

Expression for DEFB108P2 Gene

mRNA expression in normal human tissues from GTEx, Illumina, BioGPS, and SAGE for DEFB108P2 Gene

NURSA nuclear receptor signaling pathways regulating expression of DEFB108P2 Gene:


SOURCE GeneReport for Unigene cluster for DEFB108P2 Gene:

genes like me logo Genes that share expression patterns with DEFB108P2: view

No data available for mRNA expression in embryonic tissues and stem cells from LifeMap Discovery , mRNA differential expression in normal tissues , Protein differential expression in normal tissues , Protein expression , Protein tissue co-expression partners and mRNA Expression by UniProt/SwissProt for DEFB108P2 Gene

Orthologs for DEFB108P2 Gene

Evolution for DEFB108P2 Gene

Gene Tree for DEFB108P2 (if available)
Gene Tree for DEFB108P2 (if available)

No data available for Orthologs for DEFB108P2 Gene

Paralogs for DEFB108P2 Gene

(8) SIMAP similar genes for DEFB108P2 Gene using alignment to 1 proteins:

genes like me logo Genes that share paralogs with DEFB108P2: view

No data available for Paralogs for DEFB108P2 Gene

Variants for DEFB108P2 Gene

Relevant External Links for DEFB108P2 Gene

SNPedia medical, phenotypic, and genealogical associations of SNPs for

No data available for Polymorphic Variants from UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot , Sequence variations from dbSNP and Humsavar , Structural Variations from Database of Genomic Variants (DGV) and Variation tolerance for DEFB108P2 Gene

Disorders for DEFB108P2 Gene

Relevant External Links for DEFB108P2

Atlas of Genetics and Cytogenetics in Oncology and Haematology:

No disorders were found for DEFB108P2 Gene.

No data available for MalaCards , UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot and Genatlas for DEFB108P2 Gene

Publications for DEFB108P2 Gene

  1. DNA sequence and analysis of human chromosome 8. (PMID: 16421571) Nusbaum C. … Lander E.S. (Nature 2006) 3 4 64
  2. Duplication and selection in the evolution of primate beta-defensin genes. (PMID: 12734011) Semple C.A.M. … Dorin J.R. (Genome Biol. 2003) 3 4 64
  3. Narrowing down the distal border of the copy number variable beta-defensin gene cluster on human 8p23. (PMID: 24552181) Taudien S. … Platzer M. (BMC Res Notes 2014) 3 64
  4. Discovery of five conserved beta-defensin gene clusters using a computational search strategy. (PMID: 11854508) Schutte B.C. … McCray P.B. Jr. (Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. U.S.A. 2002) 3 64

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