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Aliases for NDUFAF8 Gene

Aliases for NDUFAF8 Gene

  • NADH:Ubiquinone Oxidoreductase Complex Assembly Factor 8 2 3 5
  • C17orf89 3 4
  • NADH Dehydrogenase [Ubiquinone] 1 Alpha Subcomplex Assembly Factor 8 3
  • Chromosome 17 Open Reading Frame 89 2

External Ids for NDUFAF8 Gene

Previous HGNC Symbols for NDUFAF8 Gene

  • C17orf89

Summaries for NDUFAF8 Gene

GeneCards Summary for NDUFAF8 Gene

NDUFAF8 (NADH:Ubiquinone Oxidoreductase Complex Assembly Factor 8) is a Protein Coding gene.

UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for NDUFAF8 Gene

  • Involved in the assembly of mitochondrial NADH:ubiquinone oxidoreductase complex (complex I, MT-ND1) (PubMed:27499296). Required to stabilize NDUFAF5 (PubMed:27499296).

Additional gene information for NDUFAF8 Gene

No data available for Entrez Gene Summary , CIViC summary , Tocris Summary , Gene Wiki entry , PharmGKB "VIP" Summary , fRNAdb sequence ontologies and piRNA Summary for NDUFAF8 Gene

Genomics for NDUFAF8 Gene

GeneHancer (GH) Regulatory Elements for NDUFAF8 Gene

Promoters and enhancers for NDUFAF8 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
GH17J081238 Promoter/Enhancer 2 EPDnew Ensembl ENCODE 666.4 +0.2 171 2.6 PKNOX1 FOXA2 ARID4B NEUROD1 SIN3A ZBTB7B YY1 E2F8 ZNF143 FOS NDUFAF8 TEPSIN GC17M081235 ALYREF CEP131 NPLOC4 HGS SLC38A10
GH17J081294 Promoter/Enhancer 2.3 EPDnew Ensembl ENCODE dbSUPER 12.7 +56.2 56192 2.7 HDGF CLOCK SMAD1 FOXA2 ARNT ZFP64 ARID4B SIN3A YY1 POLR2B SLC38A10 HGS FAAP100 ENSG00000265678 TEPSIN ENSG00000260563 CSNK1D CEP131 DUS1L NDUFAF8
GH17J081221 Promoter/Enhancer 2 EPDnew Ensembl ENCODE 8.9 -16.3 -16281 2.5 PKNOX1 ZFP64 ARID4B SIN3A DMAP1 SLC30A9 POLR2B ZNF207 ZNF143 FOS CEP131 ALYREF HGS TEPSIN OXLD1 FAAP100 ACTG1 ENSG00000265678 DUS1L CHMP6
GH17J081250 Enhancer 1 ENCODE 15.2 +12.9 12860 3 HDGF PKNOX1 ARNT ARID4B YBX1 ZNF2 ZBTB7B YY1 POLR2B ZNF207 GC17M081250 ENSG00000276101 TEPSIN ALYREF FAAP100 HGS CEP131 ENSG00000265678 ENSG00000262877 SLC38A10
GH17J081254 Enhancer 1 Ensembl ENCODE 15.1 +15.9 15931 1.9 HDGF PKNOX1 RB1 NFRKB KLF17 SIN3A RAD21 GLIS2 ZBTB11 REST NDUFAF8 ARL16 RFNG SLC38A10 GC17M081250 ENSG00000279187
- Elite GeneHancer and/or Elite GeneHancer-gene association Download GeneHancer data from 2017 publication | Request up-to-date GeneHancer data (full dataset)

GeneHancers around NDUFAF8 on UCSC Golden Path with GeneCards custom track

Genomic Locations for NDUFAF8 Gene

Genomic Locations for NDUFAF8 Gene
2,060 bases
Plus strand
2,060 bases
Plus strand

Genomic View for NDUFAF8 Gene

Genes around NDUFAF8 on UCSC Golden Path with GeneCards custom track

Cytogenetic band:
NDUFAF8 Gene in genomic location: bands according to Ensembl, locations according to GeneLoc (and/or Entrez Gene and/or Ensembl if different)
Genomic Location for NDUFAF8 Gene
GeneLoc Logo Genomic Neighborhood Exon StructureGene Density

RefSeq DNA sequence for NDUFAF8 Gene

Proteins for NDUFAF8 Gene

  • Protein details for NDUFAF8 Gene (UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot)

    Protein Symbol:
    Recommended name:
    NADH dehydrogenase [ubiquinone] 1 alpha subcomplex assembly factor 8
    Protein Accession:

    Protein attributes for NDUFAF8 Gene

    74 amino acids
    Molecular mass:
    7756 Da
    Quaternary structure:
    • Interacts with NDUFAF5.

neXtProt entry for NDUFAF8 Gene

Post-translational modifications for NDUFAF8 Gene

  • Modification sites at PhosphoSitePlus
  • Modification sites at neXtProt

Other Protein References for NDUFAF8 Gene

No data available for DME Specific Peptides for NDUFAF8 Gene

Domains & Families for NDUFAF8 Gene

Gene Families for NDUFAF8 Gene

Protein Domains for NDUFAF8 Gene


Graphical View of Domain Structure for InterPro Entry

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No data available for Suggested Antigen Peptide Sequences and UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for NDUFAF8 Gene

Function for NDUFAF8 Gene

Molecular function for NDUFAF8 Gene

UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot Function:
Involved in the assembly of mitochondrial NADH:ubiquinone oxidoreductase complex (complex I, MT-ND1) (PubMed:27499296). Required to stabilize NDUFAF5 (PubMed:27499296).

Phenotypes From GWAS Catalog for NDUFAF8 Gene

Gene Ontology (GO) - Molecular Function for NDUFAF8 Gene

GO ID Qualified GO term Evidence PubMed IDs
GO:0005515 protein binding IPI 27499296
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Phenotypes for NDUFAF8 Gene

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No data available for Enzyme Numbers (IUBMB) , Human Phenotype Ontology , Animal Models , miRNA , Transcription Factor Targets and HOMER Transcription for NDUFAF8 Gene

Localization for NDUFAF8 Gene

Subcellular locations from UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for NDUFAF8 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 NDUFAF8 gene
Compartment Confidence
mitochondrion 5
extracellular 2
nucleus 1
cytosol 1

Subcellular locations from the

Human Protein Atlas (HPA)

Gene Ontology (GO) - Cellular Components for NDUFAF8 Gene

GO ID Qualified GO term Evidence PubMed IDs
GO:0005739 mitochondrion IDA 27499296
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Pathways & Interactions for NDUFAF8 Gene

SuperPathways for NDUFAF8 Gene

No Data Available

Interacting Proteins for NDUFAF8 Gene

Gene Ontology (GO) - Biological Process for NDUFAF8 Gene

GO ID Qualified GO term Evidence PubMed IDs
GO:0032981 mitochondrial respiratory chain complex I assembly IMP 27499296
genes like me logo Genes that share ontologies with NDUFAF8: view

No data available for Pathways by source and SIGNOR curated interactions for NDUFAF8 Gene

Drugs & Compounds for NDUFAF8 Gene

No Compound Related Data Available

Transcripts for NDUFAF8 Gene

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Alternative Splicing Database (ASD) splice patterns (SP) for NDUFAF8 Gene

No ASD Table

Relevant External Links for NDUFAF8 Gene

GeneLoc Exon Structure for
ECgene alternative splicing isoforms for

Expression for NDUFAF8 Gene

No data available for mRNA expression in normal human tissues , 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 NDUFAF8 Gene

Orthologs for NDUFAF8 Gene

This gene was present in the common ancestor of chordates.

Orthologs for NDUFAF8 Gene

Organism Taxonomy Gene Similarity Type Details
(Pan troglodytes)
Mammalia C17orf89 34
  • 99 (a)
C17H17orf89 33
  • 97.75 (n)
(Canis familiaris)
Mammalia C9H17orf89 33
  • 88.58 (n)
C17orf89 34
  • 88 (a)
(Rattus norvegicus)
Mammalia LOC690871 33
  • 86.3 (n)
(Bos Taurus)
Mammalia C19H17orf89 33
  • 85.84 (n)
(Mus musculus)
Mammalia 1810043H04Rik 34 33
  • 85.39 (n)
Ndufaf8 16
(Danio rerio)
Actinopterygii C12H17orf89 34
  • 51 (a)
Species where no ortholog for NDUFAF8 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)
  • 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)
  • oppossum (Monodelphis domestica)
  • orangutan (Pongo pygmaeus)
  • pig (Sus scrofa)
  • platypus (Ornithorhynchus anatinus)
  • 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)
  • tropical clawed frog (Silurana tropicalis)
  • wheat (Triticum aestivum)
  • worm (Caenorhabditis elegans)

Evolution for NDUFAF8 Gene

Gene Tree for NDUFAF8 (if available)
Gene Tree for NDUFAF8 (if available)

Paralogs for NDUFAF8 Gene Pseudogenes for NDUFAF8 Gene

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No data available for Paralogs for NDUFAF8 Gene

Variants for NDUFAF8 Gene

Sequence variations from dbSNP and Humsavar for NDUFAF8 Gene

SNP ID Clin Chr 17 pos Variation AA Info Type
rs1000200703 -- 81,239,782(+) C/T intron_variant
rs1000688124 -- 81,238,509(+) C/A/T upstream_transcript_variant
rs1001987458 -- 81,239,366(+) G/A initiator_codon_variant, missense_variant
rs1002442907 -- 81,239,216(+) A/T upstream_transcript_variant
rs1002564426 -- 81,240,739(+) /A intron_variant

Structural Variations from Database of Genomic Variants (DGV) for NDUFAF8 Gene

Variant ID Type Subtype PubMed ID
dgv46n68 CNV loss 17160897
esv26223 CNV gain+loss 19812545
esv2758707 CNV gain 17122850
nsv1064123 CNV gain 25217958
nsv1160499 CNV deletion 26073780
nsv2161 CNV insertion 18451855
nsv428351 CNV gain 18775914
nsv457971 CNV loss 19166990
nsv470619 CNV loss 18288195
nsv509677 CNV insertion 20534489
nsv576172 CNV loss 21841781
nsv828128 CNV loss 20364138
nsv952389 CNV deletion 24416366

Additional Variant Information for NDUFAF8 Gene

SNPedia medical, phenotypic, and genealogical associations of SNPs for

No data available for Polymorphic Variants from UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot and Variation tolerance for NDUFAF8 Gene

Disorders for NDUFAF8 Gene

No disorders were found for NDUFAF8 Gene.

No data available for MalaCards , UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot and Genatlas for NDUFAF8 Gene

Publications for NDUFAF8 Gene

  1. Mitochondrial Protein Interaction Mapping Identifies Regulators of Respiratory Chain Function. (PMID: 27499296) Floyd BJ … Pagliarini DJ (Molecular cell 2016) 2 3 4 58
  2. Global proteomic profiling of phosphopeptides using electron transfer dissociation tandem mass spectrometry. (PMID: 17287340) Molina H … Pandey A (Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America 2007) 2 3 58
  3. Gene Essentiality Profiling Reveals Gene Networks and Synthetic Lethal Interactions with Oncogenic Ras. (PMID: 28162770) Wang T … Sabatini DM (Cell 2017) 3 58
  4. Architecture of the human interactome defines protein communities and disease networks. (PMID: 28514442) Huttlin EL … Harper JW (Nature 2017) 3 58
  5. The status, quality, and expansion of the NIH full-length cDNA project: the Mammalian Gene Collection (MGC). (PMID: 15489334) Gerhard DS … MGC Project Team (Genome research 2004) 4 58

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