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Aliases for EPS8L3 Gene

Aliases for EPS8L3 Gene

  • EPS8 Like 3 2 3 5
  • Epidermal Growth Factor Receptor Pathway Substrate 8-Related Protein 3 3 4
  • EPS8-Related Protein 3 3 4
  • EPS8-Like Protein 3 3 4
  • EPS8R3 3 4
  • Epidermal Growth Factor Receptor Kinase Substrate 8-Like Protein 3 3
  • EPS8-Like 3 2

External Ids for EPS8L3 Gene

Previous GeneCards Identifiers for EPS8L3 Gene

  • GC01M109394
  • GC01M109591
  • GC01M110004
  • GC01M110292
  • GC01M108162

Summaries for EPS8L3 Gene

Entrez Gene Summary for EPS8L3 Gene

  • This gene encodes a protein that is related to epidermal growth factor receptor pathway substrate 8 (EPS8), a substrate for the epidermal growth factor receptor. The function of this protein is unknown. Alternatively spliced transcript variants encoding different isoforms exist. [provided by RefSeq, Jul 2008]

GeneCards Summary for EPS8L3 Gene

EPS8L3 (EPS8 Like 3) is a Protein Coding gene. Diseases associated with EPS8L3 include Marie Unna Congenital Hypotrichosis and Hypotrichosis. An important paralog of this gene is EPS8.

Gene Wiki entry for EPS8L3 Gene

Additional gene information for EPS8L3 Gene

No data available for CIViC summary , UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot , Tocris Summary , PharmGKB "VIP" Summary , fRNAdb sequence ontologies and piRNA Summary for EPS8L3 Gene

Genomics for EPS8L3 Gene

GeneHancer (GH) Regulatory Elements for EPS8L3 Gene

Promoters and enhancers for EPS8L3 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
GH01J109761 Promoter/Enhancer 1.9 EPDnew Ensembl ENCODE dbSUPER 656.8 -0.8 -802 5.9 ATF1 MLX ZFP64 ARID4B DMAP1 ZNF48 SLC30A9 ZNF766 FOS ATF7 EPS8L3 GSTM3 AHCYL1 ENSG00000228703 AMPD2 ENSG00000254942 GPR61 GNAT2 GNAI3 CSF1
GH01J109725 Enhancer 1.1 ENCODE dbSUPER 11.1 +38.0 38019 1.6 HDAC1 CLOCK ARNT ZBTB40 TCF12 CBX5 GATA2 FOS RCOR1 ATF7 ENSG00000241720 GSTM3 GSTM5 EPS8L3 ENSG00000228703 AMPD2 AHCYL1 GPR61 ENSG00000225113 AMIGO1
GH01J109718 Enhancer 1.1 ENCODE dbSUPER 11 +44.8 44765 1.3 PKNOX1 ATF1 ARNT ZNF766 FOS ATF7 CAVIN1 JUNB REST ZNF592 GSTM5 EPS8L3 AMIGO1 ENSG00000254942 GPR61 CSF1 UBL4B CYB561D1 ENSG00000241720
GH01J109996 Enhancer 0.9 ENCODE dbSUPER 11.2 -233.1 -233091 1.9 ZBTB6 ZBTB21 INSM2 FEZF1 ZIC2 ZEB1 ZNF366 PATZ1 ZSCAN5C ZNF600 EPS8L3 GSTM3 CSF1 AHCYL1 STRIP1
GH01J109649 Enhancer 0.7 Ensembl ENCODE 10.6 +114.5 114490 0.9 CTCF IRF2 ZNF654 POLR2A NUFIP1 ZNF10 RAD21 RPL7P8 GPR61 ENSG00000254942 GNAI3 GNAT2 AMPD2 AHCYL1 EPS8L3 GSTM3 MIR197
- Elite GeneHancer and/or Elite GeneHancer-gene association Download GeneHancer data from 2017 publication | Request up-to-date GeneHancer data (full dataset)

GeneHancers around EPS8L3 on UCSC Golden Path with GeneCards custom track

Top Transcription factor binding sites by QIAGEN in the EPS8L3 gene promoter:
  • STAT5A
  • AREB6
  • CUTL1
  • MyoD
  • MZF-1
  • Cdc5
  • LCR-F1
  • Pax-3
  • FOXO1
  • FOXO1a

Genomic Locations for EPS8L3 Gene

Genomic Locations for EPS8L3 Gene
13,948 bases
Minus strand
13,948 bases
Minus strand

Genomic View for EPS8L3 Gene

Genes around EPS8L3 on UCSC Golden Path with GeneCards custom track

Cytogenetic band:
EPS8L3 Gene in genomic location: bands according to Ensembl, locations according to GeneLoc (and/or Entrez Gene and/or Ensembl if different)
Genomic Location for EPS8L3 Gene
GeneLoc Logo Genomic Neighborhood Exon StructureGene Density

RefSeq DNA sequence for EPS8L3 Gene

Proteins for EPS8L3 Gene

  • Protein details for EPS8L3 Gene (UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot)

    Protein Symbol:
    Recommended name:
    Epidermal growth factor receptor kinase substrate 8-like protein 3
    Protein Accession:
    Secondary Accessions:
    • A8K833
    • Q5T8Q6
    • Q5T8Q7
    • Q5T8Q8
    • Q96E47
    • Q9H719

    Protein attributes for EPS8L3 Gene

    593 amino acids
    Molecular mass:
    66861 Da
    Quaternary structure:
    • Interacts with ABI1. Part of a complex that contains SOS1, ABI1 and EPS8L2. Interacts with FASLG.

    Three dimensional structures from OCA and Proteopedia for EPS8L3 Gene

    Alternative splice isoforms for EPS8L3 Gene


neXtProt entry for EPS8L3 Gene

Post-translational modifications for EPS8L3 Gene

  • Modification sites at PhosphoSitePlus
  • Modification sites at neXtProt

No data available for DME Specific Peptides for EPS8L3 Gene

Domains & Families for EPS8L3 Gene

Gene Families for EPS8L3 Gene

Human Protein Atlas (HPA):
  • Predicted intracellular proteins

Protein Domains for EPS8L3 Gene

Suggested Antigen Peptide Sequences for EPS8L3 Gene

Graphical View of Domain Structure for InterPro Entry



  • Belongs to the EPS8 family.
  • Belongs to the EPS8 family.
genes like me logo Genes that share domains with EPS8L3: view

Function for EPS8L3 Gene

Phenotypes From GWAS Catalog for EPS8L3 Gene

Gene Ontology (GO) - Molecular Function for EPS8L3 Gene

GO ID Qualified GO term Evidence PubMed IDs
GO:0003779 actin binding IBA --
GO:0005515 protein binding IPI 14565974
GO:0030676 NOT Rac guanyl-nucleotide exchange factor activity IDA 14565974
GO:0051015 NOT actin filament binding IDA 14565974
genes like me logo Genes that share ontologies with EPS8L3: view
genes like me logo Genes that share phenotypes with EPS8L3: view

Human Phenotype Ontology for EPS8L3 Gene

HPO Id HPO Name Alternative Ids Definition Synonyms

Animal Models for EPS8L3 Gene

MGI Knock Outs for EPS8L3:
  • Eps8l3 Eps8l3<tm1b(KOMP)Mbp>

Animal Model Products

CRISPR Products

Inhibitory RNA Products

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No data available for Molecular function , Enzyme Numbers (IUBMB) , miRNA , Transcription Factor Targets and HOMER Transcription for EPS8L3 Gene

Localization for EPS8L3 Gene

Subcellular locations from UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for EPS8L3 Gene


Subcellular locations from

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 EPS8L3 gene
Compartment Confidence
nucleus 3
cytosol 2

Subcellular locations from the

Human Protein Atlas (HPA)

Gene Ontology (GO) - Cellular Components for EPS8L3 Gene

GO ID Qualified GO term Evidence PubMed IDs
GO:0005737 cytoplasm IDA,IEA 14565974
GO:0005886 plasma membrane IBA --
GO:0031982 vesicle IBA --
GO:0032587 ruffle membrane IBA --
genes like me logo Genes that share ontologies with EPS8L3: view

Pathways & Interactions for EPS8L3 Gene

SuperPathways for EPS8L3 Gene

No Data Available

Gene Ontology (GO) - Biological Process for EPS8L3 Gene

GO ID Qualified GO term Evidence PubMed IDs
GO:0007266 Rho protein signal transduction IBA --
GO:0030833 regulation of actin filament polymerization IBA --
GO:0035023 regulation of Rho protein signal transduction IBA --
GO:0042634 regulation of hair cycle IMP 23099647
GO:1900029 positive regulation of ruffle assembly IBA --
genes like me logo Genes that share ontologies with EPS8L3: view

No data available for Pathways by source and SIGNOR curated interactions for EPS8L3 Gene

Drugs & Compounds for EPS8L3 Gene

No Compound Related Data Available

Transcripts for EPS8L3 Gene

Unigene Clusters for EPS8L3 Gene

EPS8-like 3:
Representative Sequences:

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Alternative Splicing Database (ASD) splice patterns (SP) for EPS8L3 Gene

ExUns: 1a · 1b · 1c ^ 2 ^ 3a · 3b ^ 4a · 4b · 4c ^ 5a · 5b · 5c ^ 6a · 6b · 6c ^ 7a · 7b ^ 8 ^ 9 ^ 10 ^ 11 ^ 12 ^ 13 ^ 14a · 14b · 14c ^
SP1: - - - - -
SP2: - - - - -
SP3: - - - -
SP6: - - -
SP8: -
SP11: - - - -

ExUns: 15a · 15b ^ 16a · 16b ^ 17a · 17b ^ 18a · 18b
SP4: - -
SP5: - -

Relevant External Links for EPS8L3 Gene

GeneLoc Exon Structure for
ECgene alternative splicing isoforms for

Expression for EPS8L3 Gene

mRNA expression in normal human tissues from GTEx, Illumina, BioGPS, and CGAP SAGE for EPS8L3 Gene

mRNA expression in embryonic tissues and stem cells from LifeMap Discovery

mRNA differential expression in normal tissues according to GTEx for EPS8L3 Gene

This gene is overexpressed in Colon - Transverse (x25.8), Small Intestine - Terminal Ileum (x19.2), and Stomach (x4.6).

Protein differential expression in normal tissues from HIPED for EPS8L3 Gene

This gene is overexpressed in Fetal gut (32.2), Rectum (15.1), and Heart (12.9).

Integrated Proteomics: protein expression in normal tissues and cell lines from ProteomicsDB, MaxQB, and MOPED for EPS8L3 Gene

Protein tissue co-expression partners for EPS8L3 Gene

- Elite partner

NURSA nuclear receptor signaling pathways regulating expression of EPS8L3 Gene:


SOURCE GeneReport for Unigene cluster for EPS8L3 Gene:


Evidence on tissue expression from TISSUES for EPS8L3 Gene

  • Intestine(4.8)
  • Stomach(4.2)

Phenotype-based relationships between genes and organs from Gene ORGANizer for EPS8L3 Gene

Germ Layers:
  • ectoderm
  • integumentary
  • nervous
Head and neck:
  • eye
  • eyelid
  • face
  • forehead
  • head
  • hair
  • skin
genes like me logo Genes that share expression patterns with EPS8L3: view

No data available for mRNA Expression by UniProt/SwissProt for EPS8L3 Gene

Orthologs for EPS8L3 Gene

This gene was present in the common ancestor of animals.

Orthologs for EPS8L3 Gene

Organism Taxonomy Gene Similarity Type Details
(Pan troglodytes)
Mammalia EPS8L3 34 33
  • 99.38 (n)
(Bos Taurus)
Mammalia EPS8L3 34 33
  • 82.48 (n)
(Canis familiaris)
Mammalia EPS8L3 34 33
  • 80.65 (n)
(Rattus norvegicus)
Mammalia LOC100912384 33
  • 79.66 (n)
(Mus musculus)
Mammalia Eps8l3 16 34 33
  • 79.1 (n)
(Monodelphis domestica)
Mammalia EPS8L3 34
  • 51 (a)
(Ornithorhynchus anatinus)
Mammalia EPS8L3 34
  • 41 (a)
(Anolis carolinensis)
Reptilia EPS8L3 34
  • 38 (a)
tropical clawed frog
(Silurana tropicalis)
Amphibia eps8l3 33
  • 51.24 (n)
(Danio rerio)
Actinopterygii si:ch211-103a14.4 33
  • 48.77 (n)
eps8l3 34
  • 34 (a)
EPS8L3 (2 of 2) 34
  • 30 (a)
fruit fly
(Drosophila melanogaster)
Insecta aru 34
  • 19 (a)
CG8907 34
  • 18 (a)
(Caenorhabditis elegans)
Secernentea eps-8 34
  • 18 (a)
Species where no ortholog for EPS8L3 was found in the sources mined by GeneCards:
  • 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)
  • 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 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)
  • wheat (Triticum aestivum)

Evolution for EPS8L3 Gene

Gene Tree for EPS8L3 (if available)
Gene Tree for EPS8L3 (if available)
Evolutionary constrained regions (ECRs) for EPS8L3: view image

Paralogs for EPS8L3 Gene

Paralogs for EPS8L3 Gene

genes like me logo Genes that share paralogs with EPS8L3: view

Variants for EPS8L3 Gene

Sequence variations from dbSNP and Humsavar for EPS8L3 Gene

SNP ID Clin Chr 01 pos Variation AA Info Type
rs1000196742 -- 109,750,103(-) G/C 3_prime_UTR_variant, genic_downstream_transcript_variant, non_coding_transcript_variant
rs1000331195 -- 109,762,239(-) G/T intron_variant
rs1000385059 -- 109,762,533(-) A/G intron_variant
rs1000551931 -- 109,749,901(-) T/G downstream_transcript_variant
rs1000629057 -- 109,762,232(-) C/T intron_variant

Structural Variations from Database of Genomic Variants (DGV) for EPS8L3 Gene

Variant ID Type Subtype PubMed ID
esv3439252 CNV duplication 20981092

Variation tolerance for EPS8L3 Gene

Residual Variation Intolerance Score: 84.5% of all genes are more intolerant (likely to be disease-causing)
Gene Damage Index Score: 18.38; 98.55% of all genes are more intolerant (likely to be disease-causing)

Additional Variant Information for EPS8L3 Gene

Human Gene Mutation Database (HGMD)
SNPedia medical, phenotypic, and genealogical associations of SNPs for

No data available for Polymorphic Variants from UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for EPS8L3 Gene

Disorders for EPS8L3 Gene

MalaCards: The human disease database

(2) MalaCards diseases for EPS8L3 Gene - From: Orphanet, DISEASES, and GeneCards

Disorder Aliases PubMed IDs
marie unna congenital hypotrichosis
  • hypotrichosis, marie unna type
- elite association - COSMIC cancer census association via MalaCards

Additional Disease Information for EPS8L3

genes like me logo Genes that share disorders with EPS8L3: view

No data available for UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot and Genatlas for EPS8L3 Gene

Publications for EPS8L3 Gene

  1. In silico analysis of the EPS8 gene family: genomic organization, expression profile, and protein structure. (PMID: 12620401) Tocchetti A … Betsholtz C (Genomics 2003) 2 3 4 58
  2. Identification of SH3 domain interaction partners of human FasL (CD178) by phage display screening. (PMID: 19807924) Voss M … Janssen O (BMC immunology 2009) 3 4 58
  3. The DNA sequence and biological annotation of human chromosome 1. (PMID: 16710414) Gregory SG … Prigmore E (Nature 2006) 3 4 58
  4. The eps8 family of proteins links growth factor stimulation to actin reorganization generating functional redundancy in the Ras/Rac pathway. (PMID: 14565974) Offenhäuser N … Scita G (Molecular biology of the cell 2004) 3 4 58
  5. Complete sequencing and characterization of 21,243 full-length human cDNAs. (PMID: 14702039) Ota T … Sugano S (Nature genetics 2004) 3 4 58

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