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Aliases for TRGV8 Gene

Aliases for TRGV8 Gene

  • T Cell Receptor Gamma Variable 8 2 3
  • T-Cell Receptor, Gamma, Variable Region V8 3
  • Variable Region V8 2
  • T-Cell Receptor 2
  • TCRGV8 3
  • Gamma 2
  • V1S8 3

External Ids for TRGV8 Gene

Previous Symbols for TRGV8 Gene

  • TCRGV8

Summaries for TRGV8 Gene

GeneCards Summary for TRGV8 Gene

TRGV8 (T Cell Receptor Gamma Variable 8) is a Protein Coding gene. An important paralog of this gene is TRGV3.

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 TRGV8 Gene

Genomics for TRGV8 Gene

Genomic Location for TRGV8 Gene

38,330,343 bp from pter
38,330,935 bp from pter
593 bases
Minus strand

Genomic View for TRGV8 Gene

UCSC Golden Path with GeneCards custom track
Cytogenetic band:
Genomic Location for TRGV8 Gene
GeneLoc Logo Genomic Neighborhood Exon StructureGene Density

RefSeq DNA sequence for TRGV8 Gene

No data available for Regulatory Elements for TRGV8 Gene

Proteins for TRGV8 Gene

  • Protein details for TRGV8 Gene (UniProtKB/TrEMBL)

    Protein Symbol:
    Recommended name:
    Protein TRGV8
    Protein Accession:
    Secondary Accessions:

    Protein attributes for TRGV8 Gene

    118 amino acids
    Molecular mass:
    13335 Da
    Quaternary structure:
    No Data Available

neXtProt entry for TRGV8 Gene

Proteomics data for TRGV8 Gene at MOPED

Post-translational modifications for TRGV8 Gene

No Post-translational modifications

Other Protein References for TRGV8 Gene

ENSEMBL proteins:

No data available for DME Specific Peptides for TRGV8 Gene

Domains for TRGV8 Gene

Gene Families for TRGV8 Gene

  • TRG :T cell receptors / TRG locus

Protein Domains for TRGV8 Gene

Graphical View of Domain Structure for InterPro Entry

genes like me logo Genes that share domains with TRGV8: view

No data available for Suggested Antigen Peptide Sequences and UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for TRGV8 Gene

Function for TRGV8 Gene

Gene Ontology (GO) - Molecular Function for TRGV8 Gene

GO ID Qualified GO term Evidence PubMed IDs
GO:0005515 protein binding --
genes like me logo Genes that share ontologies with TRGV8: view

No data available for Molecular function , Enzyme Numbers (IUBMB) , Phenotypes , Animal Models , miRNA , Transcription Factor Targeting and HOMER Transcription for TRGV8 Gene

Localization for TRGV8 Gene

Subcellular locations from

Jensen Localization Image for TRGV8 Gene COMPARTMENTS Subcellular localization image for TRGV8 gene
Compartment Confidence
extracellular 3

No data available for Subcellular locations from UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot and Gene Ontology (GO) - Cellular Components for TRGV8 Gene

Pathways for TRGV8 Gene

SuperPathways for TRGV8 Gene

No Data Available

Interacting Proteins for TRGV8 Gene

Gene Ontology (GO) - Biological Process for TRGV8 Gene


No data available for Pathways by source for TRGV8 Gene

Transcripts for TRGV8 Gene

mRNA/cDNA for TRGV8 Gene

Alternative Splicing Database (ASD) splice patterns (SP) for TRGV8 Gene

No ASD Table

Relevant External Links for TRGV8 Gene

GeneLoc Exon Structure for
ECgene alternative splicing isoforms for

Expression for TRGV8 Gene

mRNA expression in normal human tissues for TRGV8 Gene

mRNA differential expression in normal tissues according to GTEx for TRGV8 Gene

This gene is overexpressed in Whole Blood (21.2) and Spleen (6.0).
genes like me logo Genes that share expressions with TRGV8: view

No data available for mRNA expression in embryonic tissues and stem cells from LifeMap Discovery , Protein expression and mRNA Expression by UniProt/SwissProt for TRGV8 Gene

Orthologs for TRGV8 Gene

This gene was present in the common ancestor of mammals.

Orthologs for TRGV8 Gene

Organism Taxonomy Gene Similarity Type Details
(Bos Taurus)
Mammalia -- 36
  • 59 (a)
(Ornithorhynchus anatinus)
Mammalia -- 36
  • 32 (a)
-- 36
  • 35 (a)
-- 36
  • 40 (a)
-- 36
  • 22 (a)
-- 36
  • 31 (a)
-- 36
  • 35 (a)
-- 36
  • 33 (a)
-- 36
  • 38 (a)
-- 36
  • 40 (a)
Species with no ortholog for TRGV8:
  • 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)
  • 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 TRGV8 Gene

Gene Tree for TRGV8 (if available)
Gene Tree for TRGV8 (if available)

Paralogs for TRGV8 Gene

Paralogs for TRGV8 Gene

genes like me logo Genes that share paralogs with TRGV8: view

Variants for TRGV8 Gene

Relevant External Links for TRGV8 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 TRGV8 Gene

Disorders for TRGV8 Gene

No disorders were found for TRGV8 Gene.

No data available for UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for TRGV8 Gene

Publications for TRGV8 Gene

  1. The human T-cell receptor gamma (TRG) genes. (PMID: 2527426) Lefranc M.P. … Rabbitts T.H. (Trends Biochem. Sci. 1989) 3
  2. Diversity and rearrangement of the human T cell rearranging gamma genes: nine germ-line variable genes belonging to two subgroups. (PMID: 2938743) LeFranc M.P. … Rabbitts T.H. (Cell 1986) 3
  3. Variable region genes in the human T-cell rearranging gamma (TRG) locus: V-J junction and homology with the mouse genes. (PMID: 2969332) Huck S. … Lefranc M.P. (EMBO J. 1988) 3

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