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Myh8 Gene Detail
Summary
  • Symbol
    Myh8
  • Name
    myosin, heavy polypeptide 8, skeletal muscle, perinatal
  • Synonyms
    4832426G23Rik, MyHC-pn, Myhsp, Myhs-p
  • Feature Type
    protein coding gene
  • IDs
    MGI:1339712
    NCBI Gene: 17885
  • Gene Overview
    MyGene.info: MYH8
Location & Maps
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  • Sequence Map
    Chr11:67277124-67308634 bp, + strand
  • From VEGA annotation of GRCm38

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    Sequence
      31511 bp   ±  kb flank

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Homology
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  • Human Ortholog
    MYH8, myosin, heavy chain 8, skeletal muscle, perinatal
  • Vertebrate Orthologs
    7
  • Human Ortholog
    MYH8, myosin, heavy chain 8, skeletal muscle, perinatal
    Orthology source: HGNC, HomoloGene
  • Synonyms
    DA7, gtMHC-F, MyHC-peri, MyHC-pn
  • Links
    NCBI Gene ID: 4626
    neXtProt AC: NX_P13535

  • Chr Location
    17p13.1; chr17:10390325-10421950 (-)  GRCh38.p2

Human Diseases
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  • Diseases
    2 with human MYH8 associations

Human Disease Mouse Models
       Arthrogryposis, Distal, Type 7; DA7   OMIM: 158300
Carney Complex Variant   OMIM: 608837
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Mutations,
Alleles, and
Phenotypes
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  • Phenotype Summary
    6 phenotype references
  • All Mutations and Alleles
    5
  • Chemically induced (other)
    1
  • Targeted
    4
  • Genomic Mutations
    1 involving Myh8
  • Incidental Mutations
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
receptor
receptor binding
RNA binding
transcription
transferase
transporter
Biological Process

nucleic acid-templated transcription
carbohydrate derivative metabolism
cell death
cell differentiation
cell proliferation
cellular component organization
establishment of localization
homeostatic process
immune system process
lipid metabolic process
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
Interactions
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Sequences &
Gene Models
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Representative SequencesLengthStrain/SpeciesFlank
genomic OTTMUSG00000005922 VEGA Gene Model | MGI Sequence Detail 31511 C57BL/6J ±  kb
transcript OTTMUST00000013184 VEGA | MGI Sequence Detail 6149 Not Applicable  
polypeptide OTTMUSP00000006120 VEGA | MGI Sequence Detail 1937 Not Applicable  
For the selected sequence
Polymorphisms
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  • SNPs within 2kb
    283 from dbSNP Build 142
  • RFLP
Protein
Information
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Molecular
Reagents
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  • All nucleic 26
    Genomic 11
    cDNA 10
    Primer pair 4
    Other 1

    Microarray probesets 3
Other
Accession IDs
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MGD-MRK-12758, MGD-MRK-12762, MGI:2144137, MGI:2442719, MGI:97265
References
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  • Summaries
    All 54
    Developmental Gene Expression 25
    Gene Ontology 5
    Phenotypes 6
  • Earliest
    J:7242 Weydert A, et al., Sequential accumulation of mRNAs encoding different myosin heavy chain isoforms during skeletal muscle development in vivo detected with a recombinant plasmid identified as coding for an adult fast myosin heavy chain from mouse skeletal muscle. J Biol Chem. 1983 Nov 25;258(22):13867-74
  • Latest
    J:229482 Nagandla H, et al., Defective myogenesis in the absence of the muscle-specific lysine methyltransferase SMYD1. Dev Biol. 2016 Feb 1;410(1):86-97

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last database update
05/17/2016
MGI 6.03
The Jackson Laboratory