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Casp8 Gene Detail
Summary
  • Symbol
    Casp8
  • Name
    caspase 8
  • Synonyms
    Caspase-8, FLICE, MACH, Mch5
  • Feature Type
    protein coding gene
  • IDs
    MGI:1261423
    NCBI Gene: 12370
  • Gene Overview
    MyGene.info: CASP8
  • Alliance
  • Transcription Start Sites
    13 TSS
Location &
Maps
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  • Sequence Map
    Chr1:58795374-58847503 bp, + strand
  • From Ensembl annotation of GRCm38

    View this region in JBrowse

  • Genome Browsers
  • Genetic Map
    Chromosome 1, 29.19 cM, cytoband B
  • Mapping Data
    11 experiments
Strain
Comparison
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  • SNPs within 2kb
    242 from dbSNP Build 142
  • Strain Annotations
    18
  • PCR
For selected strains:
Strain Gene Model ID Feature Type Coordinates Select Strains
C57BL/6J MGI_C57BL6J_1261423
protein coding gene Chr1:58795228-58847503 (.)
129S1/SvImJ MGP_129S1SvImJ_G0016058
protein coding gene Chr1:58725129-58771896 (+)
A/J MGP_AJ_G0016041
protein coding gene Chr1:56657243-56704074 (+)
AKR/J MGP_AKRJ_G0015997
protein coding gene Chr1:58207303-58253636 (+)
BALB/cJ MGP_BALBcJ_G0015996
protein coding gene Chr1:56690268-56738628 (+)
C3H/HeJ MGP_C3HHeJ_G0015828
protein coding gene Chr1:58486316-58539975 (+)
C57BL/6NJ MGP_C57BL6NJ_G0016449
protein coding gene Chr1:61066741-61112266 (+)
CAROLI/EiJ MGP_CAROLIEiJ_G0014170
protein coding gene Chr1:52542943-52589507 (+)
CAST/EiJ MGP_CASTEiJ_G0015410
protein coding gene Chr1:57663842-57720601 (+)
CBA/J MGP_CBAJ_G0015800
protein coding gene Chr1:62912772-62973117 (+)
DBA/2J MGP_DBA2J_G0015901
protein coding gene Chr1:56093093-56141632 (+)
FVB/NJ MGP_FVBNJ_G0015903
protein coding gene Chr1:55409069-55468335 (+)
LP/J MGP_LPJ_G0015973
protein coding gene Chr1:59611288-59668402 (+)
NOD/ShiLtJ MGP_NODShiLtJ_G0015923
protein coding gene Chr1:65893560-65941392 (+)
NZO/HlLtJ MGP_NZOHlLtJ_G0016496
protein coding gene Chr1:58165866-58209140 (+)
PWK/PhJ MGP_PWKPhJ_G0015197
protein coding gene Chr1:55444811-55492517 (+)
SPRET/EiJ MGP_SPRETEiJ_G0014976
protein coding gene Chr1:57673878-57728353 (+)
WSB/EiJ MGP_WSBEiJ_G0015473
protein coding gene Chr1:57859822-57918414 (+)



Homology
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  • Human Ortholog
    CASP8, caspase 8
  • Vertebrate Orthologs
    11
  • Human Ortholog
    CASP8, caspase 8
    Orthology source: HGNC, HomoloGene
  • Synonyms
    ALPS2B, CAP4, Casp-8, FLICE, MACH, MCH5
  • Links
    NCBI Gene ID: 841
    neXtProt AC: NX_Q14790
    UniProt: Q14790

  • Chr Location
    2q33.1; chr2:201233443-201287711 (+)  GRCh38.p7

Human Diseases
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  • Diseases
    2 with Casp8 mouse models; 4 with human CASP8 associations

Human Disease Mouse Models
      
IDs
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IDs
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IDs
IDs
IDs
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  • Mutations/Alleles
    2 with disease annotations
  • References
    2 with disease annotations
Mutations,
Alleles, and
Phenotypes
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  • Phenotype Summary
    93 phenotypes from 11 alleles in 11 genetic backgrounds
    49 phenotypes from multigenic genotypes
    101 phenotype references
Phenotype Overview

adipose tissue
behavior/neurological
cardiovascular system
cellular
craniofacial
digestive/alimentary system
embryo
endocrine/exocrine glands
growth/size/body
hearing/vestibular/ear
hematopoietic system
homeostasis/metabolism
immune system
integument
limbs/digits/tail
liver/biliary system
mortality/aging
muscle
neoplasm
nervous system
pigmentation
renal/urinary system
reproductive system
respiratory system
skeleton
taste/olfaction
vision/eye

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Homozygotes for a targeted null mutation exhibit impaired cardiac muscle development, cardiac erythrocyte congestion, low numbers of colony-forming cells, and prenatal lethality. T-cell restricted knockout mice are viable, but immunodeficient.
Gene Ontology
(GO)
Classifications
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  • All GO Annotations
  • GO References
Molecular Function

carbohydrate derivative binding
cytoskeletal protein binding
DNA binding
enzyme regulator
hydrolase
ligase
lipid binding
oxidoreductase
RNA binding
signaling receptor activity
signaling receptor binding
transcription
transferase
transporter
Biological Process

carbohydrate derivative metabolism
cell death
cell differentiation
cell population proliferation
cellular component organization
establishment of localization
homeostatic process
immune system process
lipid metabolic process
nucleic acid-templated transcription
protein metabolic process
response to stimulus
signaling
system development
Cellular Component

cell projection
cytoplasmic vesicle
cytoskeleton
cytosol
endoplasmic reticulum
endosome
extracellular region
Golgi apparatus
mitochondrion
non-membrane-bounded organelle
nucleus
organelle envelope
organelle lumen
plasma membrane
synapse
vacuole
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Expression
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Expression Overview

early conceptus
embryo ectoderm
embryo endoderm
embryo mesoderm
embryo mesenchyme
extraembryonic component
alimentary system
auditory system
branchial arches
cardiovascular system
connective tissue
endocrine system
exocrine system
hemolymphoid system
integumental system
limbs
liver and biliary system
musculoskeletal system
nervous system
olfactory system
reproductive system
respiratory system
urinary system
visual system
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  • Assay Results
  • Tissues
  • cDNA Data
  • Literature Summary
  • Comparison Matrix
  • Interactions
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    Sequences &
    Gene Models
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    Representative SequencesLengthStrain/SpeciesFlank
    genomic ENSMUSG00000026029 Ensembl Gene Model | MGI Sequence Detail 52130 C57BL/6J ±  kb
    transcript ENSMUST00000191201 Ensembl | MGI Sequence Detail 1849 Not Applicable  
    polypeptide ENSMUSP00000140546 Ensembl | MGI Sequence Detail 500 Not Applicable  
    For the selected sequence
    Protein
    Information
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    Molecular
    Reagents
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    • All nucleic 53
      Genomic 14
      cDNA 36
      Primer pair 2
      Other 1

      Microarray probesets 3
    References
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    • Summaries
      All 245
      Developmental Gene Expression 38
      Diseases 2
      Gene Ontology 37
      Phenotypes 101
    • Earliest
      J:134667 Roderick TH, et al., Two radiation-induced chromosomal inversions in mice (Mus musculus). Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 1970 Oct;67(2):961-7
    • Latest
      J:266638 Feng Y, et al., Remarkably Robust Antiviral Immune Response despite Combined Deficiency in Caspase-8 and RIPK3. J Immunol. 2018 Oct 15;201(8):2244-2255

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    last database update
    12/04/2018
    MGI 6.13
    The Jackson Laboratory