Homeobox genes encode DNA-binding proteins, many of which are thought to be involved in early embryonic development. Homeobox genes encode a DNA-binding domain of 60 to 63 amino acids referred to as the homeodomain. This pseudogene is a member of the DUXA homeobox gene family. [provided by RefSeq, Jul 2008] See more...

Aliases for DUXAP8 Gene

Aliases for DUXAP8 Gene

  • Double Homeobox A Pseudogene 8 2 3 5
  • DUXAP8 5

External Ids for DUXAP8 Gene

Previous GeneCards Identifiers for DUXAP8 Gene

  • GC22U900285
  • GC22M014528
  • GC22M016149
  • GC22M000019
  • GC22P015826

Summaries for DUXAP8 Gene

Entrez Gene Summary for DUXAP8 Gene

  • Homeobox genes encode DNA-binding proteins, many of which are thought to be involved in early embryonic development. Homeobox genes encode a DNA-binding domain of 60 to 63 amino acids referred to as the homeodomain. This pseudogene is a member of the DUXA homeobox gene family. [provided by RefSeq, Jul 2008]

GeneCards Summary for DUXAP8 Gene

DUXAP8 (Double Homeobox A Pseudogene 8) is a Pseudogene. Diseases associated with DUXAP8 include Renal Cell Carcinoma, Nonpapillary and Gastric Cancer.

No data available for CIViC Summary , UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot Summary , Tocris Summary , Gene Wiki entry , PharmGKB "VIP" Summary , Rfam classification and piRNA Summary for DUXAP8 Gene

Genomics for DUXAP8 Gene

GeneHancer (GH) Regulatory Elements Pubs

Promoters and enhancers for DUXAP8 Gene
GeneHancer (GH) Identifier GH Type GH
GH Sources Gene Association Score Total Score TSS distance (kb) Number of Genes Away Size (kb) Transcription Factor
Binding Sites
Gene Targets
GH22J015784 Promoter 0.6 Ensembl 250.7 +0.6 647 2.8 ZBTB12 MLLT1 RNF2 EMSY DUXAP8 HSALNG0133782 lnc-POTEG-14-002 piR-47211-443 piR-57600-003 PSLNR POTEH CCT8L2
- Elite GeneHancer and/or Elite GeneHancer-gene association Download GeneHancer data from 2017 publication | Request up-to-date GeneHancer data (full dataset)

GeneHancers around DUXAP8 on the GeneHancer Hub at the UCSC Golden Path

Genomic Locations for DUXAP8 Gene

Latest Assembly
45,031 bases
Plus strand

Previous Assembly
(GRCh37/hg19 by Entrez Gene)
42,481 bases
Minus strand

(GRCh37/hg19 by Ensembl)
45,026 bases
Minus strand

Genomic View for DUXAP8 Gene

Genes around DUXAP8 on UCSC Golden Path with GeneCards custom track

Cytogenetic band:
DUXAP8 Gene in genomic location: bands according to Ensembl, locations according to GeneLoc (and/or Entrez Gene and/or Ensembl if different)
Genomic Location for DUXAP8 Gene
GeneLoc Logo Genomic Neighborhood Exon StructureGene Density

RefSeq DNA sequence for DUXAP8 Gene

Proteins for DUXAP8 Gene

Post-translational modifications for DUXAP8 Gene

No Post-translational modifications

No data available for DME Specific Peptides for DUXAP8 Gene

Domains & Families for DUXAP8 Gene

Gene Families for DUXAP8 Gene

genes like me logo Genes that share domains with DUXAP8: view

No data available for Protein Domains , Suggested Antigen Peptide Sequences , Graphical View of Domain Structure and UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for DUXAP8 Gene

Function for DUXAP8 Gene

No data available for Molecular function , Enzyme Numbers (IUBMB) , Phenotypes From GWAS Catalog , Gene Ontology (GO) - Molecular Function , Phenotypes , Human Phenotype Ontology , Animal Models , miRNA , Transcription Factor Targets and HOMER Transcription for DUXAP8 Gene

Localization for DUXAP8 Gene

No data available for Subcellular locations from UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot , Subcellular locations from COMPARTMENTS , Subcellular locations from the Human Protein Atlas (HPA) and Gene Ontology (GO) - Cellular Components for DUXAP8 Gene

Pathways & Interactions for DUXAP8 Gene

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SuperPathways for DUXAP8 Gene

No Data Available

Gene Ontology (GO) - Biological Process for DUXAP8 Gene


No data available for Pathways by source , Interacting Proteins and SIGNOR curated interactions for DUXAP8 Gene

Drugs & Compounds for DUXAP8 Gene

No Compound Related Data Available

Transcripts for DUXAP8 Gene

mRNA/cDNA for DUXAP8 Gene

2 NCBI additional mRNA sequence :
9 Ensembl transcripts including schematic representations, and UCSC links to gene/alias where relevant :

Alternative Splicing Database (ASD) splice patterns (SP) for DUXAP8 Gene

No ASD Table

Relevant External Links for DUXAP8 Gene

GeneLoc Exon Structure for

Expression for DUXAP8 Gene

mRNA expression in normal human tissues from GTEx, Illumina, BioGPS, and SAGE for DUXAP8 Gene

mRNA expression in normal human tissues for DUXAP8 Gene

Transcriptomic regulation report from SPP (The Signaling Pathways Project) for DUXAP8

genes like me logo Genes that share expression patterns with DUXAP8: 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 , mRNA Expression by UniProt/SwissProt , Evidence on tissue expression from TISSUES and Phenotype-based relationships between genes and organs from Gene ORGANizer for DUXAP8 Gene

Orthologs for DUXAP8 Gene

Evolution for DUXAP8 Gene

Gene Tree for DUXAP8 (if available)
Gene Tree for DUXAP8 (if available)
Alliance of Genome Resources:
Additional Orthologs for DUXAP8

No data available for Orthologs for DUXAP8 Gene

Paralogs for DUXAP8 Gene

No data available for Paralogs for DUXAP8 Gene

Variants for DUXAP8 Gene

Structural Variations from Database of Genomic Variants (DGV) for DUXAP8 Gene

Variant ID Type Subtype PubMed ID
dgv168n111 CNV duplication 26073780
dgv2418n106 CNV duplication 24896259
dgv2419n106 CNV duplication 24896259
dgv2522e59 CNV duplication 20981092
dgv2523e59 CNV duplication 20981092
dgv2524e59 CNV duplication 20981092
dgv4450n100 CNV gain 25217958
dgv4451n100 CNV gain+loss 25217958
dgv4452n100 CNV loss 25217958
dgv4453n100 CNV gain 25217958
dgv4455n100 CNV loss 25217958
dgv71n68 CNV gain 17160897
dgv7934n54 CNV gain 21841781
dgv7936n54 CNV loss 21841781
dgv7937n54 CNV gain 21841781
dgv98e203 CNV gain+loss 21179565
esv25550 CNV gain+loss 19812545
esv33426 CNV gain+loss 17666407
esv3366825 CNV duplication 20981092
esv3367189 CNV duplication 20981092
esv3374146 CNV duplication 20981092
esv3386136 CNV duplication 20981092
esv3386528 CNV duplication 20981092
esv3389666 CNV duplication 20981092
esv3392618 CNV duplication 20981092
esv3394778 CNV duplication 20981092
esv3395652 CNV duplication 20981092
esv3415837 CNV duplication 20981092
esv3418037 CNV duplication 20981092
esv3439345 CNV duplication 20981092
esv3584479 CNV gain 24956385
esv3584775 CNV loss 24956385
esv3893421 CNV gain 25118596
esv995567 CNV loss 20482838
nsv1061008 CNV loss 25217958
nsv1077405 CNV duplication 25765185
nsv1077406 CNV duplication 25765185
nsv1150052 CNV duplication 26484159
nsv1160722 CNV duplication 26073780
nsv428384 CNV gain+loss 18775914
nsv469815 CNV gain+loss 16826518
nsv471709 CNV gain+loss 15918152
nsv588004 CNV gain 21841781
nsv588011 CNV gain 21841781
nsv588016 CNV gain+loss 21841781
nsv821525 CNV duplication 20802225
nsv821691 CNV loss 15273396
nsv953666 CNV duplication 24416366
nsv953667 CNV duplication 24416366
nsv964564 CNV duplication 23825009
nsv964565 CNV duplication 23825009
nsv966055 CNV duplication 23825009
nsv979616 CNV duplication 23825009
nsv979689 CNV duplication 23825009
nsv9866 CNV gain+loss 18304495

Additional Variant Information for DUXAP8 Gene

SNPedia medical, phenotypic, and genealogical associations of SNPs for
Leiden Open Variation Database (LOVD)

No data available for Polymorphic Variants from UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot , Sequence variations, with clinical significance, from ClinVar and Humsavar, with links to dbSNP , dbSNP identifiers (rs#s) for variants without ClinVar clinical significance and Variation tolerance for DUXAP8 Gene

Disorders for DUXAP8 Gene

MalaCards: The human disease database

(2) MalaCards diseases for DUXAP8 Gene - From: LNC

Disorder Aliases PubMed IDs
renal cell carcinoma, nonpapillary
  • rcc
gastric cancer
  • gastric cancer, somatic
- elite association - COSMIC cancer census association via MalaCards

Additional Disease Information for DUXAP8

genes like me logo Genes that share disorders with DUXAP8: view

No data available for UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot and Genatlas for DUXAP8 Gene

Publications for DUXAP8 Gene

  1. The pseudogene derived long noncoding RNA DUXAP8 promotes gastric cancer cell proliferation and migration via epigenetically silencing PLEKHO1 expression. (PMID: 28881724) Ma HW … Zhang ZH (Oncotarget 2017) 2 3 72
  2. Long noncoding RNA DUXAP8 regulates proliferation and apoptosis of ovarian cancer cells via targeting miR-590-5p. (PMID: 32749665) Meng Q … Sun X (Human cell 2020) 3
  3. Down-regulation of long non-coding RNA DUXAP8 suppresses proliferation, metastasis and EMT by modulating miR-498 through TRIM44-mediated AKT/mTOR pathway in non-small-cell lung cancer. (PMID: 32271433) Ji X … Ling W (European review for medical and pharmacological sciences 2020) 3
  4. The carcinogenic complex lncRNA DUXAP8/EZH2/LSD1 accelerates the proliferation, migration and invasion of colorectal cancer. (PMID: 31786844) Gong A … Yang C (Journal of B.U.ON. : official journal of the Balkan Union of Oncology 2019) 3
  5. Overexpressed pseudogenes, DUXAP8 and DUXAP9, promote growth of renal cell carcinoma and serve as unfavorable prognostic biomarkers. (PMID: 31409759) Chen J … Wang X (Aging 2019) 3

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