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Aliases for IGKV1-8 Gene

Aliases for IGKV1-8 Gene

  • Immunoglobulin Kappa Variable 1-8 2 3
  • IGKV18 3
  • IGKC 4
  • L9 3

External Ids for IGKV1-8 Gene

Previous GeneCards Identifiers for IGKV1-8 Gene

  • GC02U990220
  • GC02M089177
  • GC02M089195
  • GC02M089196
  • GC02M089131
  • GC02M089077
  • GC02M089292
  • GC02M089349
  • GC02M089727
  • GC02M089934
  • GC02M090115

Summaries for IGKV1-8 Gene

GeneCards Summary for IGKV1-8 Gene

IGKV1-8 (Immunoglobulin Kappa Variable 1-8) is a Protein Coding gene. An important paralog of this gene is IGKV3D-15.

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 IGKV1-8 Gene

Genomics for IGKV1-8 Gene

Genomic Location for IGKV1-8 Gene

88,857,361 bp from pter
88,992,931 bp from pter
135,571 bases
Minus strand

Genomic View for IGKV1-8 Gene

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Cytogenetic band:
Genomic Location for IGKV1-8 Gene
GeneLoc Logo Genomic Neighborhood Exon StructureGene Density

RefSeq DNA sequence for IGKV1-8 Gene

No data available for Regulatory Elements for IGKV1-8 Gene

Proteins for IGKV1-8 Gene

  • Protein details for IGKV1-8 Gene (UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot)

    Protein Symbol:
    Recommended name:
    Ig kappa chain C region
    Protein Accession:
    Secondary Accessions:

    Protein attributes for IGKV1-8 Gene

    106 amino acids
    Molecular mass:
    11609 Da
    Quaternary structure:
    No Data Available
    • The EU sequence has the INV (3) allotypic marker, Ala-45 and Val-83. The ROY sequence has the INV (1,2) allotypic marker, Ala-45 and Leu-83

    Three dimensional structures from OCA and Proteopedia for IGKV1-8 Gene

neXtProt entry for IGKV1-8 Gene

Proteomics data for IGKV1-8 Gene at MOPED

Post-translational modifications for IGKV1-8 Gene

  • Modification sites at PhosphoSitePlus
  • Modification sites at neXtProt

Other Protein References for IGKV1-8 Gene

ENSEMBL proteins:
Reactome Protein details:

No data available for DME Specific Peptides for IGKV1-8 Gene

Domains for IGKV1-8 Gene

Gene Families for IGKV1-8 Gene

Protein Domains for IGKV1-8 Gene

Graphical View of Domain Structure for InterPro Entry



  • Contains 1 Ig-like (immunoglobulin-like) domain.
  • Contains 1 Ig-like (immunoglobulin-like) domain.
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No data available for Suggested Antigen Peptide Sequences for IGKV1-8 Gene

Function for IGKV1-8 Gene

Gene Ontology (GO) - Molecular Function for IGKV1-8 Gene

GO ID Qualified GO term Evidence PubMed IDs
GO:0003823 antigen binding --
GO:0005515 protein binding --
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No data available for Molecular function , Enzyme Numbers (IUBMB) , Phenotypes , Animal Models , miRNA , Transcription Factor Targets and HOMER Transcription for IGKV1-8 Gene

Localization for IGKV1-8 Gene

Subcellular locations from

Jensen Localization Image for IGKV1-8 Gene COMPARTMENTS Subcellular localization image for IGKV1-8 gene
Compartment Confidence
extracellular 3
lysosome 1
mitochondrion 1

Gene Ontology (GO) - Cellular Components for IGKV1-8 Gene

GO ID Qualified GO term Evidence PubMed IDs
GO:0005576 extracellular region --
GO:0005615 extracellular space --
GO:0005886 plasma membrane --
GO:0070062 extracellular exosome --
GO:0072562 blood microparticle --
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No data available for Subcellular locations from UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for IGKV1-8 Gene

Pathways for IGKV1-8 Gene

SuperPathways for IGKV1-8 Gene

No Data Available

Interacting Proteins for IGKV1-8 Gene

Gene Ontology (GO) - Biological Process for IGKV1-8 Gene

GO ID Qualified GO term Evidence PubMed IDs
GO:0001895 retina homeostasis --
GO:0006955 immune response --
GO:0006956 complement activation --
GO:0006958 complement activation, classical pathway --
GO:0038095 Fc-epsilon receptor signaling pathway --
genes like me logo Genes that share ontologies with IGKV1-8: view

No data available for Pathways by source for IGKV1-8 Gene

Transcripts for IGKV1-8 Gene

mRNA/cDNA for IGKV1-8 Gene

Alternative Splicing Database (ASD) splice patterns (SP) for IGKV1-8 Gene

No ASD Table

Relevant External Links for IGKV1-8 Gene

GeneLoc Exon Structure for
ECgene alternative splicing isoforms for

Expression for IGKV1-8 Gene

mRNA expression in normal human tissues for IGKV1-8 Gene

mRNA differential expression in normal tissues according to GTEx for IGKV1-8 Gene

This gene is overexpressed in Spleen (15.6), Whole Blood (6.5), and Colon - Transverse (4.9).

Protein differential expression in normal tissues for IGKV1-8 Gene

This gene is overexpressed in Pancreatic juice (10.6).

Integrated Proteomics: protein expression from ProteomicsDB and MOPED for IGKV1-8 Gene

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Expression partners for IGKV1-8 Gene

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Primer Products

In Situ Assay Products

No data available for mRNA expression in embryonic tissues and stem cells from LifeMap Discovery and mRNA Expression by UniProt/SwissProt for IGKV1-8 Gene

Orthologs for IGKV1-8 Gene

This gene was present in the common ancestor of mammals.

Orthologs for IGKV1-8 Gene

Organism Taxonomy Gene Similarity Type Details
(Bos Taurus)
Mammalia -- 36
  • 56 (a)
Species with no ortholog for IGKV1-8:
  • A. gosspyii yeast (Ashbya gossypii)
  • Actinobacteria (Mycobacterium tuberculosis)
  • African clawed frog (Xenopus laevis)
  • African malaria mosquito (Anopheles gambiae)
  • 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)
  • chicken (Gallus gallus)
  • chimpanzee (Pan troglodytes)
  • Chromalveolata (Phytophthora infestans)
  • common water flea (Daphnia pulex)
  • corn (Zea mays)
  • dog (Canis familiaris)
  • E. coli (Escherichia coli)
  • filamentous fungi (Aspergillus nidulans)
  • Firmicute bacteria (Streptococcus pneumoniae)
  • fission yeast (Schizosaccharomyces pombe)
  • fruit fly (Drosophila melanogaster)
  • green algae (Chlamydomonas reinhardtii)
  • honey bee (Apis mellifera)
  • K. lactis yeast (Kluyveromyces lactis)
  • lizard (Anolis carolinensis)
  • loblloly pine (Pinus taeda)
  • malaria parasite (Plasmodium falciparum)
  • medicago trunc (Medicago Truncatula)
  • moss (Physcomitrella patens)
  • mouse (Mus musculus)
  • oppossum (Monodelphis domestica)
  • orangutan (Pongo pygmaeus)
  • pig (Sus scrofa)
  • platypus (Ornithorhynchus anatinus)
  • rainbow trout (Oncorhynchus mykiss)
  • rat (Rattus norvegicus)
  • rice (Oryza sativa)
  • rice blast fungus (Magnaporthe grisea)
  • schistosome parasite (Schistosoma mansoni)
  • sea anemone (Nematostella vectensis)
  • sea squirt (Ciona intestinalis)
  • sea squirt (Ciona savignyi)
  • 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)
  • tropical clawed frog (Silurana tropicalis)
  • wheat (Triticum aestivum)
  • worm (Caenorhabditis elegans)
  • zebrafish (Danio rerio)

Evolution for IGKV1-8 Gene

Gene Tree for IGKV1-8 (if available)
Gene Tree for IGKV1-8 (if available)

Paralogs for IGKV1-8 Gene

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Variants for IGKV1-8 Gene

Relevant External Links for IGKV1-8 Gene

HapMap Linkage Disequilibrium report

No data available for Polymorphic Variants from UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot , Sequence variations from dbSNP and Humsavar and Structural Variations from Database of Genomic Variants (DGV) for IGKV1-8 Gene

Disorders for IGKV1-8 Gene


  • Immunoglobulin kappa light chain deficiency (IGKCD) [MIM:614102]: A disease characterized by the complete absence of immunoglobulin kappa chains. {ECO:0000269 PubMed:3931219}. Note=The disease is caused by mutations affecting the gene represented in this entry.

No disorders were found for IGKV1-8 Gene.

No data available for MalaCards , OMIM , University of Copenhagen DISEASES , Novoseek inferred disease relationships , Genatlas and External Links for IGKV1-8 Gene

Publications for IGKV1-8 Gene

  1. Organization and evolution of a gene cluster for human immunoglobulin variable regions of the kappa type. (PMID: 6086934) Pech M. … Zachau H.G. (J. Mol. Biol. 1984) 3
  2. Molecular defects in a human immunoglobulin kappa chain deficiency. (PMID: 3931219) Stavnezer-Nordgren J. … Zegers B.J. (Science 1985) 4
  3. The amino acid sequence of a kappa type Bence-Jones protein. 3. The complete sequence and the location of the disulfide bridges. (PMID: 4893682) Titani K. … Putnam F.W. (J. Biol. Chem. 1969) 4
  4. The covalent structure of a human gamma G-immunoglobulin. X. Intrachain disulfide bonds. (PMID: 4923144) Gall W.E. … Edelman G.M. (Biochemistry 1970) 4
  5. Rule of antibody structure. The primary structure of a monoclonal immunoglobulin L-chain of kappa-type, subgroup 3 (Bence-Jones protein Ti). IV. The complete amino acid sequence and its significance for the mechanism of antibody production. (PMID: 5027703) Suter L. … Hilschmann N. (Hoppe-Seyler's Z. Physiol. Chem. 1972) 4

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