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Aliases for EXOC8 Gene

Aliases for EXOC8 Gene

  • Exocyst Complex Component 8 2 3 5
  • Exocyst Complex 84 KDa Subunit 3 4
  • Exo84p 3
  • EXO84 3
  • SEC84 3

External Ids for EXOC8 Gene

Previous GeneCards Identifiers for EXOC8 Gene

  • GC01M228503
  • GC01M227775
  • GC01M229535
  • GC01M231469
  • GC01M201951

Summaries for EXOC8 Gene

GeneCards Summary for EXOC8 Gene

EXOC8 (Exocyst Complex Component 8) is a Protein Coding gene. Diseases associated with EXOC8 include Babesiosis. Among its related pathways are Translocation of GLUT4 to the plasma membrane and Actin Nucleation by ARP-WASP Complex. GO annotations related to this gene include Ral GTPase binding.

UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for EXOC8 Gene

  • Component of the exocyst complex involved in the docking of exocytic vesicles with fusion sites on the plasma membrane.

Gene Wiki entry for EXOC8 Gene

No data available for Entrez Gene Summary , Tocris Summary , PharmGKB "VIP" Summary , fRNAdb sequence ontologies and piRNA Summary for EXOC8 Gene

Genomics for EXOC8 Gene

Regulatory Elements for EXOC8 Gene

Enhancers for EXOC8 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 EXOC8 on UCSC Golden Path with GeneCards custom track

Promoters for EXOC8 Gene
Ensembl Regulatory Elements (ENSRs) TSS Distance (bp) Size (bp) Binding Sites for Transcription Factors within promoters

ENSRs around EXOC8 on UCSC Golden Path with GeneCards custom track

Genomic Location for EXOC8 Gene

231,332,731 bp from pter
231,337,872 bp from pter
5,142 bases
Minus strand

Genomic View for EXOC8 Gene

Genes around EXOC8 on UCSC Golden Path with GeneCards custom track

Cytogenetic band:
EXOC8 Gene in genomic location: bands according to Ensembl, locations according to GeneLoc (and/or Entrez Gene and/or Ensembl if different)
Genomic Location for EXOC8 Gene
GeneLoc Logo Genomic Neighborhood Exon StructureGene Density

RefSeq DNA sequence for EXOC8 Gene

Proteins for EXOC8 Gene

  • Protein details for EXOC8 Gene (UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot)

    Protein Symbol:
    Recommended name:
    Exocyst complex component 8
    Protein Accession:
    Secondary Accessions:
    • B3KU33
    • Q5TE82

    Protein attributes for EXOC8 Gene

    725 amino acids
    Molecular mass:
    81799 Da
    Quaternary structure:
    • The exocyst complex is composed of EXOC1, EXOC2, EXOC3, EXOC4, EXOC5, EXOC6, EXOC7 and EXOC8. Interacts with the GTP-bound forms of RALA and RALB via its PH domain.
    • Sequence=CAI23095.1; Type=Erroneous initiation; Evidence={ECO:0000305};

neXtProt entry for EXOC8 Gene

Proteomics data for EXOC8 Gene at MOPED

Post-translational modifications for EXOC8 Gene

  • Ubiquitination at Lys 29 and Lys 60
  • Modification sites at PhosphoSitePlus

Other Protein References for EXOC8 Gene

ENSEMBL proteins:
REFSEQ proteins:

No data available for DME Specific Peptides for EXOC8 Gene

Domains & Families for EXOC8 Gene

Gene Families for EXOC8 Gene

Protein Domains for EXOC8 Gene

Suggested Antigen Peptide Sequences for EXOC8 Gene

GenScript: Design optimal peptide antigens:

Graphical View of Domain Structure for InterPro Entry



  • Contains 1 PH domain.
  • Belongs to the EXO84 family.
  • Contains 1 PH domain.
  • Belongs to the EXO84 family.
genes like me logo Genes that share domains with EXOC8: view

Function for EXOC8 Gene

Molecular function for EXOC8 Gene

UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot Function:
Component of the exocyst complex involved in the docking of exocytic vesicles with fusion sites on the plasma membrane.

Phenotypes for EXOC8 Gene

MGI mutant phenotypes for EXOC8:
inferred from 1 alleles
GenomeRNAi human phenotypes for EXOC8:
genes like me logo Genes that share phenotypes with EXOC8: view

Animal Models for EXOC8 Gene

MGI Knock Outs for EXOC8:

Animal Model Products

miRNA for EXOC8 Gene

miRTarBase miRNAs that target EXOC8

No data available for Enzyme Numbers (IUBMB) , Gene Ontology (GO) - Molecular Function , Human Phenotype Ontology , Transcription Factor Targets and HOMER Transcription for EXOC8 Gene

Localization for EXOC8 Gene

Subcellular locations from UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for EXOC8 Gene

Cytoplasm. Cell projection, growth cone. Note=Redistributes to growing neurites and growth cones during cell differentiation (By similarity). Binds lipids with phosphatidylinositol 3,4,5-trisphosphate groups. {ECO:0000250}.

Subcellular locations from

Jensen Localization Image for EXOC8 Gene COMPARTMENTS Subcellular localization image for EXOC8 gene
Compartment Confidence
cytosol 5
endosome 5
plasma membrane 5
mitochondrion 1
nucleus 1
peroxisome 1

Gene Ontology (GO) - Cellular Components for EXOC8 Gene

GO ID Qualified GO term Evidence PubMed IDs
GO:0005770 late endosome IDA 24344185
genes like me logo Genes that share ontologies with EXOC8: view

Pathways & Interactions for EXOC8 Gene

genes like me logo Genes that share pathways with EXOC8: view

Pathways by source for EXOC8 Gene

Gene Ontology (GO) - Biological Process for EXOC8 Gene

GO ID Qualified GO term Evidence PubMed IDs
GO:0001927 exocyst assembly IBA --
GO:0006996 organelle organization TAS --
GO:0015031 protein transport IEA --
GO:0016241 regulation of macroautophagy TAS 21241894
genes like me logo Genes that share ontologies with EXOC8: view

No data available for SIGNOR curated interactions for EXOC8 Gene

Drugs & Compounds for EXOC8 Gene

(1) Drugs for EXOC8 Gene - From: HMDB

Name Status Disease Links Group Role Mechanism of Action Clinical Trials
Guanosine triphosphate Experimental Pharma 0
genes like me logo Genes that share compounds with EXOC8: view

Transcripts for EXOC8 Gene

mRNA/cDNA for EXOC8 Gene

(1) REFSEQ mRNAs :
(2) Additional mRNA sequences :
(46) Selected AceView cDNA sequences:
(1) Ensembl transcripts including schematic representations, and UCSC links where relevant :

Unigene Clusters for EXOC8 Gene

Exocyst complex component 8:
Representative Sequences:

Alternative Splicing Database (ASD) splice patterns (SP) for EXOC8 Gene

No ASD Table

Relevant External Links for EXOC8 Gene

GeneLoc Exon Structure for
ECgene alternative splicing isoforms for

Expression for EXOC8 Gene

mRNA expression in normal human tissues for EXOC8 Gene

Protein differential expression in normal tissues from HIPED for EXOC8 Gene

This gene is overexpressed in Bone (27.7) and Peripheral blood mononuclear cells (7.5).

Integrated Proteomics: protein expression in normal tissues and cell lines from ProteomicsDB, MOPED, and MaxQB for EXOC8 Gene

SOURCE GeneReport for Unigene cluster for EXOC8 Gene Hs.356198

genes like me logo Genes that share expression patterns with EXOC8: view

Protein tissue co-expression partners for EXOC8 Gene

Primer Products

No data available for mRNA expression in embryonic tissues and stem cells from LifeMap Discovery , mRNA differential expression in normal tissues and mRNA Expression by UniProt/SwissProt for EXOC8 Gene

Orthologs for EXOC8 Gene

This gene was present in the common ancestor of animals.

Orthologs for EXOC8 Gene

Organism Taxonomy Gene Similarity Type Details
(Bos Taurus)
Mammalia EXOC8 35
  • 90.07 (n)
  • 97.1 (a)
EXOC8 36
  • 97 (a)
(Canis familiaris)
Mammalia EXOC8 35
  • 90.67 (n)
  • 96.55 (a)
EXOC8 36
  • 98 (a)
(Mus musculus)
Mammalia Exoc8 35
  • 82.87 (n)
  • 93.58 (a)
Exoc8 16
Exoc8 36
  • 94 (a)
(Pan troglodytes)
Mammalia EXOC8 35
  • 99.54 (n)
  • 99.86 (a)
EXOC8 36
  • 100 (a)
(Rattus norvegicus)
Mammalia Exoc8 35
  • 83.01 (n)
  • 92.32 (a)
(Monodelphis domestica)
Mammalia EXOC8 36
  • 90 (a)
(Ornithorhynchus anatinus)
Mammalia EXOC8 36
  • 71 (a)
(Gallus gallus)
Aves EXOC8 35
  • 76.7 (n)
  • 84.8 (a)
EXOC8 36
  • 80 (a)
(Anolis carolinensis)
Reptilia EXOC8 36
  • 81 (a)
tropical clawed frog
(Silurana tropicalis)
Amphibia exoc8 35
  • 71.91 (n)
  • 78.24 (a)
(Danio rerio)
Actinopterygii exoc8 35
  • 70.53 (n)
  • 77.42 (a)
exoc8 36
  • 77 (a)
African malaria mosquito
(Anopheles gambiae)
Insecta AgaP_AGAP004207 35
  • 43.64 (n)
  • 30 (a)
fruit fly
(Drosophila melanogaster)
Insecta exo84 35
  • 42.59 (n)
  • 30.13 (a)
exo84 36
  • 29 (a)
(Caenorhabditis elegans)
Secernentea exoc-8 35
  • 43.48 (n)
  • 29.11 (a)
exoc-8 36
  • 25 (a)
sea squirt
(Ciona savignyi)
Ascidiacea -- 36
  • 41 (a)
Species with no ortholog for EXOC8:
  • A. gosspyii yeast (Ashbya gossypii)
  • Actinobacteria (Mycobacterium tuberculosis)
  • African clawed frog (Xenopus laevis)
  • Alicante grape (Vitis vinifera)
  • alpha proteobacteria (Wolbachia pipientis)
  • amoeba (Dictyostelium discoideum)
  • Archea (Pyrococcus horikoshii)
  • baker's yeast (Saccharomyces cerevisiae)
  • barley (Hordeum vulgare)
  • beta proteobacteria (Neisseria meningitidis)
  • bread mold (Neurospora crassa)
  • Chromalveolata (Phytophthora infestans)
  • common water flea (Daphnia pulex)
  • corn (Zea mays)
  • E. coli (Escherichia coli)
  • filamentous fungi (Aspergillus nidulans)
  • Firmicute bacteria (Streptococcus pneumoniae)
  • fission yeast (Schizosaccharomyces pombe)
  • green algae (Chlamydomonas reinhardtii)
  • honey bee (Apis mellifera)
  • K. lactis yeast (Kluyveromyces lactis)
  • loblloly pine (Pinus taeda)
  • malaria parasite (Plasmodium falciparum)
  • medicago trunc (Medicago Truncatula)
  • moss (Physcomitrella patens)
  • orangutan (Pongo pygmaeus)
  • pig (Sus scrofa)
  • rainbow trout (Oncorhynchus mykiss)
  • rice (Oryza sativa)
  • 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)
  • thale cress (Arabidopsis thaliana)
  • tomato (Lycopersicon esculentum)
  • toxoplasmosis (Toxoplasma gondii)
  • Trichoplax (Trichoplax adhaerens)
  • wheat (Triticum aestivum)

Evolution for EXOC8 Gene

Gene Tree for EXOC8 (if available)
Gene Tree for EXOC8 (if available)

Paralogs for EXOC8 Gene

No data available for Paralogs for EXOC8 Gene

Variants for EXOC8 Gene

Sequence variations from dbSNP and Humsavar for EXOC8 Gene

SNP ID Clin Chr 01 pos Sequence Context AA Info Type
rs953 -- 231,332,860(+) AGTAC(A/G)TGTCA utr-variant-3-prime
rs1062991 -- 231,334,361(-) GATTT(C/T)AGGGT utr-variant-3-prime
rs2053165 -- 231,332,918(-) TTATC(A/G)GCACT utr-variant-3-prime
rs2064766 -- 231,333,207(+) AAACA(A/G)AAGAA utr-variant-3-prime
rs11122272 -- 231,335,026(+) AAAAA(A/G)AGAAG utr-variant-3-prime

Structural Variations from Database of Genomic Variants (DGV) for EXOC8 Gene

Variant ID Type Subtype PubMed ID
nsv827197 CNV Loss 20364138

Variation tolerance for EXOC8 Gene

Residual Variation Intolerance Score: 10.4% of all genes are more intolerant (likely to be disease-causing)
Gene Damage Index Score: 3.64; 56.75% of all genes are more intolerant (likely to be disease-causing)

Relevant External Links for EXOC8 Gene

Human Gene Mutation Database (HGMD)

No data available for Polymorphic Variants from UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for EXOC8 Gene

Disorders for EXOC8 Gene

MalaCards: The human disease database

(1) MalaCards diseases for EXOC8 Gene - From: DISEASES

Disorder Aliases PubMed IDs
  • babesiasis
- elite association - COSMIC cancer census association via MalaCards
Search EXOC8 in MalaCards View complete list of genes associated with diseases

Relevant External Links for EXOC8

Atlas of Genetics and Cytogenetics in Oncology and Haematology:
genes like me logo Genes that share disorders with EXOC8: view

No data available for UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot and Genatlas for EXOC8 Gene

Publications for EXOC8 Gene

  1. The DNA sequence and biological annotation of human chromosome 1. (PMID: 16710414) Gregory S.G. … Bentley D.R. (Nature 2006) 3 4 67
  2. Sec5 and Exo84 foster oncogenic ras-mediated tumorigenesis. (PMID: 20145037) Issaq S.H. … Counter C.M. (Mol. Cancer Res. 2010) 3 23
  3. Generation and initial analysis of more than 15,000 full-length human and mouse cDNA sequences. (PMID: 12477932) Strausberg R.L. … Marra M.A. (Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. U.S.A. 2002) 2 3
  4. Temporal proteomics of NGF-TrkA signaling identifies an inhibitory role for the E3 ligase Cbl-b in neuroblastoma cell differentiation. (PMID: 25921289) Emdal K.B. … Olsen J.V. (Sci Signal 2015) 3
  5. The BioPlex Network: A Systematic Exploration of the Human Interactome. (PMID: 26186194) Huttlin E.L. … Gygi S.P. (Cell 2015) 3

Products for EXOC8 Gene

Sources for EXOC8 Gene