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Aliases for DHX8 Gene

Aliases for DHX8 Gene

  • DEAH-Box Helicase 8 2 3 5
  • DEAD/H (Asp-Glu-Ala-Asp/His) Box Polypeptide 8 (RNA Helicase) 2 3
  • DEAH (Asp-Glu-Ala-His) Box Polypeptide 8 2 3
  • DEAH Box Protein 8 3 4
  • RNA Helicase HRH1 3 4
  • DDX8 3 4
  • ATP-Dependent RNA Helicase DHX8 3
  • EC 3.6.4.13 4
  • EC 3.6.1 61
  • PRPF22 3
  • PRP22 3
  • HRH1 3

External Ids for DHX8 Gene

Previous HGNC Symbols for DHX8 Gene

  • DDX8

Previous GeneCards Identifiers for DHX8 Gene

  • GC17P041572
  • GC17P042036
  • GC17P038916
  • GC17P037326
  • GC17P041569

Summaries for DHX8 Gene

Entrez Gene Summary for DHX8 Gene

  • This gene is a member of the DEAH box polypeptide family. The encoded protein contains the DEAH (Asp-Glu-Ala-His) motif which is characteristic of all DEAH box proteins, and is thought to function as an ATP-dependent RNA helicase that regulates the release of spliced mRNAs from spliceosomes prior to their export from the nucleus. This protein may be required for the replication of human immunodeficiency virus type 1 (HIV-1). Alternative splicing results in multiple transcript variants. [provided by RefSeq, Oct 2014]

GeneCards Summary for DHX8 Gene

DHX8 (DEAH-Box Helicase 8) is a Protein Coding gene. Among its related pathways are mRNA Splicing - Major Pathway. GO annotations related to this gene include nucleic acid binding and identical protein binding. An important paralog of this gene is DHX16.

UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for DHX8 Gene

  • Facilitates nuclear export of spliced mRNA by releasing the RNA from the spliceosome.

No data available for CIViC summary , Tocris Summary , Gene Wiki entry , PharmGKB "VIP" Summary , fRNAdb sequence ontologies and piRNA Summary for DHX8 Gene

Genomics for DHX8 Gene

Regulatory Elements for DHX8 Gene

Enhancers for DHX8 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
GH17G043322 1.7 Ensembl ENCODE dbSUPER 52.8 -160.7 -160703 1.6 MLX ZFP64 YBX1 DMAP1 YY1 SLC30A9 ZNF416 ZNF143 ZNF548 ZNF263 ENSG00000267340 ENSG00000267002 ASB16-AS1 HMGN1P29 DHX8 NBR2 ENSG00000267765 HSD17B1 CCR10 LINC00910
GH17G043366 1.7 Ensembl ENCODE dbSUPER 45.2 -115.2 -115151 4.0 ZFP64 DMAP1 YY1 SLC30A9 ZNF143 ZNF263 SP3 NFYC TBX21 SSRP1 NBR2 DHX8 HMGN1P29 LINC00910 ASB16-AS1 ENSG00000267340 ENSG00000267002 PSME3 NBR1 MEOX1
GH17G044344 1.8 FANTOM5 ENCODE dbSUPER 16.8 +863.3 863293 5.5 CREB3L1 MLX ZFP64 FEZF1 DMAP1 YY1 SLC30A9 ZNF143 ZNF416 ZNF263 DHX8 SLC25A39 MEOX1 EFTUD2 RUNDC3A-AS1 ASB16-AS1 UBTF RUNDC3A RNU6-453P ENSG00000221496
GH17G042623 1.5 Ensembl ENCODE dbSUPER 18.9 -859.7 -859662 1.9 PKNOX1 ATF1 CREB3L1 ARNT TCF12 GTF3C2 ZNF766 GATA2 ZNF143 FOS DHX8 TUBG2 HMGN1P29 RETREG3 VPS25 PSME3 ENSG00000267758 LINC00910 WNK4 ATP5LP7
GH17G043455 1.6 Ensembl ENCODE dbSUPER 17.2 -26.5 -26472 4.4 PKNOX1 FOXA2 MLX ARID4B SIN3A DMAP1 ZBTB7B YY1 SLC30A9 ZNF207 DHX8 ETV4 MIR2117HG RNU6-470P ARL4D RNU6-1137P LINC00910 RNU2-4P MEOX1 GC17P043466
- Elite enhancer and/or Elite enhancer-gene association Download GeneHancer data dump

Enhancers around DHX8 on UCSC Golden Path with GeneCards custom track

Promoters for DHX8 Gene
Ensembl Regulatory Elements (ENSRs) TSS Distance (bp) Size (bp) Binding Sites for Transcription Factors within promoters
ENSR00000094585 435 1401 MLX CREB3L1 ZFP64 YY1 SLC30A9 ZNF143 ZNF263 SP3 NFYC TBX21

Genomic Location for DHX8 Gene

Chromosome:
17
Start:
43,483,865 bp from pter
End:
43,544,463 bp from pter
Size:
60,599 bases
Orientation:
Plus strand

Genomic View for DHX8 Gene

Genes around DHX8 on UCSC Golden Path with GeneCards custom track

Cytogenetic band:
DHX8 Gene in genomic location: bands according to Ensembl, locations according to GeneLoc (and/or Entrez Gene and/or Ensembl if different)
Genomic Location for DHX8 Gene
GeneLoc Logo Genomic Neighborhood Exon StructureGene Density

RefSeq DNA sequence for DHX8 Gene

Proteins for DHX8 Gene

  • Protein details for DHX8 Gene (UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot)

    Protein Symbol:
    Q14562-DHX8_HUMAN
    Recommended name:
    ATP-dependent RNA helicase DHX8
    Protein Accession:
    Q14562

    Protein attributes for DHX8 Gene

    Size:
    1220 amino acids
    Molecular mass:
    139315 Da
    Quaternary structure:
    • Identified in the spliceosome C complex. Interacts with ARRB2; the interaction is detected in the nucleus upon OR1D2 stimulation.

    Three dimensional structures from OCA and Proteopedia for DHX8 Gene

neXtProt entry for DHX8 Gene

Selected DME Specific Peptides for DHX8 Gene

Q14562:
  • LDEAHERT
  • YHELVLT
  • TQPRRVAA
  • GRAGRTGPG
  • TDGMLLRE
  • ILPVYSALPSE
  • TDVLFGLL
  • IRFEDCT
  • PEIQRTNL
  • FLTGQEE
  • CYRLYTE
  • MLSVQNVFYRPK
  • TNIAETS
  • TVMQIHL
  • YVVDPGF
  • DPQEGYRTL
  • KAMGINDLL
  • IKYMTDG
  • LGQEVGY
  • TGSGKTTQ

Post-translational modifications for DHX8 Gene

  • Modification sites at PhosphoSitePlus
  • Modification sites at neXtProt

Domains & Families for DHX8 Gene

Gene Families for DHX8 Gene

Graphical View of Domain Structure for InterPro Entry

Q14562

UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot:

DHX8_HUMAN :
  • The RS domain confers a nuclear localization signal, and appears to facilitate the interaction with the spliceosome.
  • Belongs to the DEAD box helicase family. DEAH subfamily. DDX8/PRP22 sub-subfamily.
Domain:
  • The RS domain confers a nuclear localization signal, and appears to facilitate the interaction with the spliceosome.
Family:
  • Belongs to the DEAD box helicase family. DEAH subfamily. DDX8/PRP22 sub-subfamily.
genes like me logo Genes that share domains with DHX8: view

Function for DHX8 Gene

Molecular function for DHX8 Gene

UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot CatalyticActivity:
ATP + H(2)O = ADP + phosphate.
UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot Function:
Facilitates nuclear export of spliced mRNA by releasing the RNA from the spliceosome.

Enzyme Numbers (IUBMB) for DHX8 Gene

Gene Ontology (GO) - Molecular Function for DHX8 Gene

GO ID Qualified GO term Evidence PubMed IDs
GO:0003676 nucleic acid binding IEA --
GO:0003723 RNA binding IDA 22658674
GO:0004004 ATP-dependent RNA helicase activity TAS 7935475
GO:0004386 helicase activity IEA --
GO:0005515 protein binding IPI 16820410
genes like me logo Genes that share ontologies with DHX8: view
genes like me logo Genes that share phenotypes with DHX8: view

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CRISPR Products

Inhibitory RNA Products

Clone Products

No data available for Human Phenotype Ontology , Animal Models , Transcription Factor Targets and HOMER Transcription for DHX8 Gene

Localization for DHX8 Gene

Subcellular locations from UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for DHX8 Gene

Subcellular locations from

COMPARTMENTS
Extracellular space Cytosol Plasma membrane Cytoskeleton Lysosome Endosome Peroxisome ER Golgi Apparatus Nucleus Mitochondrion 0 1 2 3 4 5 Confidence
COMPARTMENTS Subcellular localization image for DHX8 gene
Compartment Confidence
nucleus 5
cytosol 2

Gene Ontology (GO) - Cellular Components for DHX8 Gene

GO ID Qualified GO term Evidence PubMed IDs
GO:0005634 nucleus TAS 7935475
GO:0005654 nucleoplasm IDA --
GO:0005681 spliceosomal complex TAS 7935475
GO:0005737 cytoplasm IBA --
GO:0016604 nuclear body IDA --
genes like me logo Genes that share ontologies with DHX8: view

Pathways & Interactions for DHX8 Gene

SuperPathway Contained pathways
1 mRNA Splicing - Major Pathway
genes like me logo Genes that share pathways with DHX8: view

Pathways by source for DHX8 Gene

1 BioSystems pathway for DHX8 Gene
1 KEGG pathway for DHX8 Gene

Gene Ontology (GO) - Biological Process for DHX8 Gene

GO ID Qualified GO term Evidence PubMed IDs
GO:0000398 mRNA splicing, via spliceosome IC 11991638
GO:0006396 RNA processing TAS 7935475
GO:0006397 mRNA processing IEA --
GO:0008380 RNA splicing TAS 7935475
genes like me logo Genes that share ontologies with DHX8: view

No data available for SIGNOR curated interactions for DHX8 Gene

Drugs & Compounds for DHX8 Gene

(5) Drugs for DHX8 Gene - From: HMDB and Novoseek

Name Status Disease Links Group Role Mechanism of Action Clinical Trials
Phosphoric acid Approved Pharma 0
Water Approved Pharma 0
Adenosine triphosphate Approved Nutra 0

(1) Additional Compounds for DHX8 Gene - From: HMDB

Name Synonyms Role CAS Number PubChem IDs PubMed IDs
ADP
  • Adenosindiphosphorsaeure
  • Adenosine 5'-pyrophosphate
  • Adenosine diphosphate
  • Adenosine pyrophosphate
  • Adenosine-5'-diphosphate
Full agonist, Agonist 58-64-0
genes like me logo Genes that share compounds with DHX8: view

Transcripts for DHX8 Gene

Unigene Clusters for DHX8 Gene

DEAH (Asp-Glu-Ala-His) box polypeptide 8:
Representative Sequences:

CRISPR Products

Inhibitory RNA Products

Clone Products

Alternative Splicing Database (ASD) splice patterns (SP) for DHX8 Gene

ExUns: 1a · 1b ^ 2 ^ 3 ^ 4 ^ 5a · 5b ^ 6a · 6b · 6c ^ 7 ^ 8 ^ 9 ^ 10 ^ 11 ^ 12 ^ 13 ^ 14 ^ 15 ^ 16 ^ 17 ^ 18a · 18b ^ 19a · 19b ^ 20a ·
SP1: - -
SP2: -
SP3:
SP4:
SP5:

ExUns: 20b ^ 21 ^ 22 ^ 23 ^ 24
SP1:
SP2:
SP3: -
SP4:
SP5:

Relevant External Links for DHX8 Gene

GeneLoc Exon Structure for
DHX8
ECgene alternative splicing isoforms for
DHX8

Expression for DHX8 Gene

mRNA expression in normal human tissues from GTEx, Illumina, BioGPS, and CGAP SAGE for DHX8 Gene

Protein differential expression in normal tissues from HIPED for DHX8 Gene

This gene is overexpressed in Peripheral blood mononuclear cells (20.6) and CD8 Tcells (15.4).

Integrated Proteomics: protein expression in normal tissues and cell lines from ProteomicsDB, PaxDb, MaxQB, and MOPED for DHX8 Gene



Protein tissue co-expression partners for DHX8 Gene

- Elite partner

NURSA nuclear receptor signaling pathways regulating expression of DHX8 Gene:

DHX8

SOURCE GeneReport for Unigene cluster for DHX8 Gene:

Hs.463105

Evidence on tissue expression from TISSUES for DHX8 Gene

  • Liver(4.3)
  • Nervous system(3.3)
genes like me logo Genes that share expression patterns with DHX8: view

Primer Products

No data available for mRNA expression in embryonic tissues and stem cells from LifeMap Discovery , mRNA differential expression in normal tissues , mRNA Expression by UniProt/SwissProt and Phenotype-based relationships between genes and organs from Gene ORGANizer for DHX8 Gene

Orthologs for DHX8 Gene

This gene was present in the common ancestor of eukaryotes.

Orthologs for DHX8 Gene

Organism Taxonomy Gene Similarity Type Details
chimpanzee
(Pan troglodytes)
Mammalia DHX8 34 35
  • 99.89 (n)
oppossum
(Monodelphis domestica)
Mammalia DHX8 35
  • 97 (a)
OneToOne
cow
(Bos Taurus)
Mammalia DHX8 34 35
  • 91.96 (n)
dog
(Canis familiaris)
Mammalia DHX8 34 35
  • 91.51 (n)
rat
(Rattus norvegicus)
Mammalia Dhx8 34
  • 91.07 (n)
mouse
(Mus musculus)
Mammalia Dhx8 34 16 35
  • 89.12 (n)
platypus
(Ornithorhynchus anatinus)
Mammalia -- 35
  • 40 (a)
ManyToMany
chicken
(Gallus gallus)
Aves DHX8 34 35
  • 80.59 (n)
lizard
(Anolis carolinensis)
Reptilia DHX8 35
  • 95 (a)
OneToOne
tropical clawed frog
(Silurana tropicalis)
Amphibia LOC733563 34
  • 76.79 (n)
Str.6061 34
zebrafish
(Danio rerio)
Actinopterygii dhx8 34 35
  • 78.21 (n)
rainbow trout
(Oncorhynchus mykiss)
Actinopterygii Omy.4139 34
fruit fly
(Drosophila melanogaster)
Insecta pea 35
  • 70 (a)
OneToOne
African malaria mosquito
(Anopheles gambiae)
Insecta AgaP_AGAP007212 34
  • 65.87 (n)
worm
(Caenorhabditis elegans)
Secernentea mog-5 34 35
  • 62.35 (n)
A. gosspyii yeast
(Ashbya gossypii)
Saccharomycetes AGOS_AAR020W 34
  • 56.41 (n)
K. lactis yeast
(Kluyveromyces lactis)
Saccharomycetes KLLA0B11638g 34
  • 55.65 (n)
baker's yeast
(Saccharomyces cerevisiae)
Saccharomycetes PRP22 34 37
  • 55.17 (n)
thale cress
(Arabidopsis thaliana)
eudicotyledons AT3G26560 34
  • 59.47 (n)
Alicante grape
(Vitis vinifera)
eudicotyledons Vvi.8910 34
rice
(Oryza sativa)
Liliopsida Os06g0343100 34
  • 60.6 (n)
Os.6639 34
barley
(Hordeum vulgare)
Liliopsida Hv.5274 34
wheat
(Triticum aestivum)
Liliopsida Ta.26697 34
corn
(Zea mays)
Liliopsida Zm.3754 34
sea squirt
(Ciona savignyi)
Ascidiacea -- 35
  • 70 (a)
OneToOne
bread mold
(Neurospora crassa)
Ascomycetes NCU06318 34
  • 58.84 (n)
fission yeast
(Schizosaccharomyces pombe)
Schizosaccharomycetes prp22 34
  • 56.84 (n)
Species where no ortholog for DHX8 was found in the sources mined by GeneCards:
  • Actinobacteria (Mycobacterium tuberculosis)
  • African clawed frog (Xenopus laevis)
  • alpha proteobacteria (Wolbachia pipientis)
  • amoeba (Dictyostelium discoideum)
  • Archea (Pyrococcus horikoshii)
  • beta proteobacteria (Neisseria meningitidis)
  • Chromalveolata (Phytophthora infestans)
  • common water flea (Daphnia pulex)
  • E. coli (Escherichia coli)
  • filamentous fungi (Aspergillus nidulans)
  • Firmicute bacteria (Streptococcus pneumoniae)
  • green algae (Chlamydomonas reinhardtii)
  • honey bee (Apis mellifera)
  • loblloly pine (Pinus taeda)
  • malaria parasite (Plasmodium falciparum)
  • medicago trunc (Medicago Truncatula)
  • moss (Physcomitrella patens)
  • orangutan (Pongo pygmaeus)
  • pig (Sus scrofa)
  • 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)

Evolution for DHX8 Gene

ENSEMBL:
Gene Tree for DHX8 (if available)
TreeFam:
Gene Tree for DHX8 (if available)

Paralogs for DHX8 Gene

Paralogs for DHX8 Gene

genes like me logo Genes that share paralogs with DHX8: view

Variants for DHX8 Gene

Sequence variations from dbSNP and Humsavar for DHX8 Gene

SNP ID Clin Chr 17 pos Sequence Context AA Info Type
rs1000053527 -- 43,493,996(+) TATTA(A/G)TCTGT intron-variant
rs1000107458 -- 43,523,129(+) ACTTG(C/T)TTTAA intron-variant
rs1000113620 -- 43,522,615(+) TGGTG(A/G)CGCAT intron-variant
rs1000120669 -- 43,542,923(+) CTAGT(A/C)CCTCC intron-variant
rs1000169011 -- 43,540,181(+) GGTGT(G/T)GTGGC intron-variant

Structural Variations from Database of Genomic Variants (DGV) for DHX8 Gene

Variant ID Type Subtype PubMed ID
esv2761959 CNV gain 21179565
esv3640625 CNV gain 21293372
esv3640630 CNV gain 21293372
nsv1060861 CNV gain 25217958
nsv1065802 CNV gain 25217958
nsv1146669 OTHER inversion 26484159
nsv470588 CNV gain 18288195
nsv833451 CNV loss 17160897
nsv833453 CNV gain+loss 17160897

Variation tolerance for DHX8 Gene

Residual Variation Intolerance Score: 2.92% of all genes are more intolerant (likely to be disease-causing)
Gene Damage Index Score: 1.40; 27.52% of all genes are more intolerant (likely to be disease-causing)

Relevant External Links for DHX8 Gene

SNPedia medical, phenotypic, and genealogical associations of SNPs for
DHX8

No data available for Polymorphic Variants from UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for DHX8 Gene

Disorders for DHX8 Gene

Relevant External Links for DHX8

Atlas of Genetics and Cytogenetics in Oncology and Haematology:
DHX8

No disorders were found for DHX8 Gene.

No data available for MalaCards , UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot and Genatlas for DHX8 Gene

Publications for DHX8 Gene

  1. Identification of a putative RNA helicase (HRH1), a human homolog of yeast Prp22. (PMID: 7935475) Ono Y. … Shimura Y. (Mol. Cell. Biol. 1994) 2 3 4 22 64
  2. A human RNA helicase-like protein, HRH1, facilitates nuclear export of spliced mRNA by releasing the RNA from the spliceosome. (PMID: 8608946) Ohno M. … Shimura Y. (Genes Dev. 1996) 3 4 22 64
  3. Novel function of beta-arrestin2 in the nucleus of mature spermatozoa. (PMID: 16820410) Neuhaus E.M. … Hatt H. (J. Cell Sci. 2006) 3 4 64
  4. Purification and characterization of native spliceosomes suitable for three-dimensional structural analysis. (PMID: 11991638) Jurica M.S. … Moore M.J. (RNA 2002) 3 4 64
  5. Interactions of the Antiviral Factor Interferon Gamma-Inducible Protein 16 (IFI16) Mediate Immune Signaling and Herpes Simplex Virus-1 Immunosuppression. (PMID: 25693804) Diner B.A. … Cristea I.M. (Mol. Cell Proteomics 2015) 3 64

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