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Vertebrate Homology Class
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Class ID
HomoloGene (Release 68, May 6, 2014)
3857

Comparative GO Graph (mouse, human, rat)  
MGI Homology Information
Species Symbol Gene Links Genetic Location Genome Coordinates
(mouse and human only)
Associated Human Diseases Sequences
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human GJA8 HGNC:4281 (HGNC)
2703 (Entrez Gene)
600897 (OMIM)
Chr1 q21.1 Chr1:147902820-147909269 (+)
GRCh38
Cataract 1, Multiple Types; CTRCT1
P48165 (UniProt | EBI)
NM_005267 (RefSeq)
mouse Gja8 MGI:99953 (MGI)
14616 (Entrez Gene)
Gene Tree
VISTA-Point
Chr3 42.03 cM Chr3:96919022-96925930 (-)
GRCm38
Cataract 1, Multiple Types; CTRCT1
14616 (NCBI Gene Model)
P28236 (UniProt | EBI)
NM_008123 (RefSeq)
rat Gja8 29601 (Entrez Gene)
Chr2 Q8K4Q9 (UniProt | EBI)
NM_153465 (RefSeq)
chimpanzee GJA8 469474 (Entrez Gene)
Chr1 XP_524857 (RefSeq)
rhesus macaque GJA8 701415 (Entrez Gene)
Chr1 XP_001095298 (RefSeq)
cattle GJA8 524042 (Entrez Gene)
Chr3 XP_005197815 (RefSeq)
dog GJA8 483156 (Entrez Gene)
Chr17 XP_005630767 (RefSeq)
chicken GJA8 395846 (Entrez Gene)
Chr1 P36381 (UniProt | EBI)
NM_204997 (RefSeq)
western clawed frog gja8 100490617 (Entrez Gene)
ChrUN XP_004918275 (RefSeq)
zebrafish cx44.1 114403 (Entrez Gene)
Chr1 NP_571884 (RefSeq)
NM_131809 (RefSeq)
MGI Homology Information

MGI loads vertebrate homology data from NCBI HomoloGene, which programmatically detects homologs among the genome features of completely sequenced eukaryotic genomes (see: HomoloGene Build Procedure).

MGI includes homology for the following selected vertebrate species from HomoloGene:
 - human
 - mouse
 - rat
 - cattle
 - chicken
 - chimpanzee
 - dog
 - monkey, Rhesus
 - western clawed frog (Xenopus tropicalis)
 - zebrafish

These are a subset of the total species represented in HomoloGene Classes at NCBI.
Additional species may be present in an NCBI HomoloGene Class than appear in MGI.


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Mouse Genome Database (MGD), Gene Expression Database (GXD), Mouse Tumor Biology (MTB), Gene Ontology (GO), MouseCyc
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last database update
08/19/2014
MGI 5.19
The Jackson Laboratory