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Slc39a8 Gene Detail
Summary
  • Symbol
    Slc39a8
  • Name
    solute carrier family 39 (metal ion transporter), member 8
  • Synonyms
    4933419D20Rik, BIGM103, ZIP8
  • Feature Type
    protein coding gene
  • IDs
    MGI:1914797
    NCBI Gene: 67547
  • Alliance
  • Transcription Start Sites
    13 TSS
Location &
Maps
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  • Sequence Map
    Chr3:135825279-135888572 bp, + strand
  • From Ensembl annotation of GRCm38

    View this region in JBrowse

  • Genome Browsers
  • Genetic Map
    Chromosome 3, 63.04 cM
  • Mapping Data
    3 experiments
Strain
Comparison
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  • SNPs within 2kb
    545 from dbSNP Build 142
  • Strain Annotations
    18
For selected strains:
Strain Gene Model ID Feature Type Coordinates Select Strains
C57BL/6J MGI_C57BL6J_1914797
protein coding gene Chr3:135816882-135888572 (+)
129S1/SvImJ MGP_129S1SvImJ_G0027910
protein coding gene Chr3:138746408-138814451 (+)
A/J MGP_AJ_G0027868
protein coding gene Chr3:133867259-133932343 (+)
AKR/J MGP_AKRJ_G0027833
protein coding gene Chr3:137405556-137477004 (+)
BALB/cJ MGP_BALBcJ_G0027881
protein coding gene Chr3:133701255-133763876 (+)
C3H/HeJ MGP_C3HHeJ_G0027610
protein coding gene Chr3:137748540-137814340 (+)
C57BL/6NJ MGP_C57BL6NJ_G0028324
protein coding gene Chr3:143589610-143656229 (+)
CAROLI/EiJ MGP_CAROLIEiJ_G0025662
protein coding gene Chr3:129079011-129144866 (+)
CAST/EiJ MGP_CASTEiJ_G0027066
protein coding gene Chr3:137478945-137561287 (+)
CBA/J MGP_CBAJ_G0027586
protein coding gene Chr3:148422823-148501985 (+)
DBA/2J MGP_DBA2J_G0027726
protein coding gene Chr3:133012921-133082939 (+)
FVB/NJ MGP_FVBNJ_G0027693
protein coding gene Chr3:130501785-130570662 (+)
LP/J MGP_LPJ_G0027836
protein coding gene Chr3:140167118-140234948 (+)
NOD/ShiLtJ MGP_NODShiLtJ_G0027724
protein coding gene Chr3:156532162-156604793 (+)
NZO/HlLtJ MGP_NZOHlLtJ_G0028382
protein coding gene Chr3:136945198-137015497 (+)
PWK/PhJ MGP_PWKPhJ_G0026790
protein coding gene Chr3:132735899-132804616 (+)
SPRET/EiJ MGP_SPRETEiJ_G0026616
protein coding gene Chr3:135027623-135097169 (+)
WSB/EiJ MGP_WSBEiJ_G0027145
protein coding gene Chr3:137737034-137810964 (+)



Homology
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  • Human Ortholog
    SLC39A8, solute carrier family 39 member 8
  • Vertebrate Orthologs
    11
  • Human Ortholog
    SLC39A8, solute carrier family 39 member 8
    Orthology source: HomoloGene, HGNC
  • Synonyms
    BIGM103, CDG2N, LZT-Hs6, PP3105, ZIP8
  • Links
    NCBI Gene ID: 64116
    neXtProt AC: NX_Q9C0K1
    UniProt: Q9C0K1

  • Chr Location
    4q24; chr4:102251041-102345498 (-)  GRCh38.p7

Human Diseases
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  • Diseases
    1 with Slc39a8 mouse models; 1 with human SLC39A8 associations

Human Disease Mouse Models
      
IDs
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IDs
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  • Mutations/Alleles
    1 with disease annotations
  • References
    2 with disease annotations
Mutations,
Alleles, and
Phenotypes
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  • Phenotype Summary
    11 phenotypes from 2 alleles in 2 genetic backgrounds
    18 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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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 ENSMUSG00000053897 Ensembl Gene Model | MGI Sequence Detail 63294 C57BL/6J ±  kb
    transcript ENSMUST00000167390 Ensembl | MGI Sequence Detail 3533 Not Applicable  
    polypeptide ENSMUSP00000128245 Ensembl | MGI Sequence Detail 462 Not Applicable  
    For the selected sequence
    Protein
    Information
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    Molecular
    Reagents
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    • All nucleic 23
      cDNA 19
      Primer pair 4

      Microarray probesets 5
    Other
    Accession IDs
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    MGI:2139613
    References
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    • Summaries
      All 55
      Developmental Gene Expression 10
      Diseases 2
      Gene Ontology 5
      Phenotypes 18
    • Earliest
      J:28008 Harrison SM, et al., Isolation of novel tissue-specific genes from cDNA libraries representing the individual tissue constituents of the gastrulating mouse embryo. Development. 1995 Aug;121(8):2479-89
    • Latest
      J:273396 Liu L, et al., Hepatic ZIP8 deficiency is associated with disrupted selenium homeostasis, liver pathology, and tumor formation. Am J Physiol Gastrointest Liver Physiol. 2018 Oct 1;315(4):G569-G579

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    Mouse Genome Database (MGD), Gene Expression Database (GXD), Mouse Models of Human Cancer database (MMHCdb) (formerly Mouse Tumor Biology (MTB), Gene Ontology (GO)
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    last database update
    11/26/2019
    MGI 6.14
    The Jackson Laboratory