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Fgf8 Gene Detail
Summary
  • Symbol
    Fgf8
  • Name
    fibroblast growth factor 8
  • Synonyms
    Aigf, Fgf-8
  • Feature Type
    protein coding gene
  • IDs
    MGI:99604
    NCBI Gene: 14179
  • Gene Overview
    MyGene.info: FGF8
  • Alliance
  • Transcription Start Sites
    2 TSS
Location &
Maps
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  • Sequence Map
    Chr19:45736798-45742915 bp, - strand
  • From Ensembl annotation of GRCm38

    View this region in JBrowse

  • Genome Browsers
  • Genetic Map
    Chromosome 19, 38.75 cM, cytoband C3-D
  • Mapping Data
    21 experiments
Strain
Comparison
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  • SNPs within 2kb
    22 from dbSNP Build 142
  • Strain Annotations
    18
  • PCR
  • RFLP
For selected strains:
Strain Gene Model ID Feature Type Coordinates Select Strains
C57BL/6J MGI_C57BL6J_99604
protein coding gene Chr19:45736798-45742938 (-)
129S1/SvImJ MGP_129S1SvImJ_G0025191
protein coding gene Chr19:45357781-45363908 (-)
A/J MGP_AJ_G0025168
protein coding gene Chr19:43140927-43147054 (-)
AKR/J MGP_AKRJ_G0025136
protein coding gene Chr19:44529755-44535882 (-)
BALB/cJ MGP_BALBcJ_G0025162
protein coding gene Chr19:43193677-43199804 (-)
C3H/HeJ MGP_C3HHeJ_G0024922
protein coding gene Chr19:44706956-44713083 (-)
C57BL/6NJ MGP_C57BL6NJ_G0025605
protein coding gene Chr19:46491248-46497365 (-)
CAROLI/EiJ MGP_CAROLIEiJ_G0023019
protein coding gene Chr19:42385544-42391675 (-)
CAST/EiJ MGP_CASTEiJ_G0024387
protein coding gene Chr19:44459466-44465607 (-)
CBA/J MGP_CBAJ_G0024902
protein coding gene Chr19:48825047-48831136 (-)
DBA/2J MGP_DBA2J_G0025034
protein coding gene Chr19:42948610-42954737 (-)
FVB/NJ MGP_FVBNJ_G0024995
protein coding gene Chr19:42740115-42746242 (-)
LP/J MGP_LPJ_G0025120
protein coding gene Chr19:45271943-45278070 (-)
NOD/ShiLtJ MGP_NODShiLtJ_G0025026
protein coding gene Chr19:48153584-48159711 (-)
NZO/HlLtJ MGP_NZOHlLtJ_G0025663
protein coding gene Chr19:44611843-44617970 (-)
PWK/PhJ MGP_PWKPhJ_G0024136
protein coding gene Chr19:42881259-42887379 (-)
SPRET/EiJ MGP_SPRETEiJ_G0023940
protein coding gene Chr19:43302902-43309030 (-)
WSB/EiJ MGP_WSBEiJ_G0024457
protein coding gene Chr19:44769831-44775961 (-)



Homology
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  • Human Ortholog
    FGF8, fibroblast growth factor 8
  • Vertebrate Orthologs
    7
  • Human Ortholog
    FGF8, fibroblast growth factor 8
    Orthology source: HomoloGene, HGNC
  • Synonyms
    AIGF, FGF-8, HBGF-8, HH6, KAL6
  • Links
    NCBI Gene ID: 2253
    neXtProt AC: NX_P55075
    UniProt: P55075

  • Chr Location
    10q24.32; chr10:101770130-101780369 (-)  GRCh38.p7

Human Diseases
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  • Diseases
    2 with Fgf8 mouse models; 1 with human FGF8 associations

Human Disease Mouse Models
      
IDs
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IDs
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IDs
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  • Mutations/Alleles
    3 with disease annotations
  • References
    3 with disease annotations
Mutations,
Alleles, and
Phenotypes
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  • Phenotype Summary
    164 phenotypes from 16 alleles in 21 genetic backgrounds
    76 phenotypes from multigenic genotypes
    1 images
    140 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 targeted mutations exhibit cardiovascular defects (including abnormal left-right axis determination), impaired limb, thymic, and craniofacial development, and prenatal or early postnatal lethality.
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 ENSMUSG00000025219 Ensembl Gene Model | MGI Sequence Detail 6118 C57BL/6J ±  kb
    transcript ENSMUST00000026241 Ensembl | MGI Sequence Detail 1168 Not Applicable  
    polypeptide ENSMUSP00000026241 Ensembl | MGI Sequence Detail 268 Not Applicable  
    For the selected sequence
    Protein
    Information
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    Molecular
    Reagents
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    • All nucleic 185
      Genomic 6
      cDNA 70
      Primer pair 26
      Other 83

      Microarray probesets 3
    Other
    Accession IDs
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    MGD-MRK-1237, MGD-MRK-16389
    References
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    • Summaries
      All 1144
      Developmental Gene Expression 1001
      Diseases 3
      Gene Ontology 40
      Phenotypes 140
    • Earliest
      J:2935 Tanaka A, et al., Cloning and characterization of an androgen-induced growth factor essential for the androgen-dependent growth of mouse mammary carcinoma cells. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 1992 Oct 1;89(19):8928-32
    • Latest
      J:275818 Wizeman JW, et al., Specification of diverse cell types during early neurogenesis of the mouse cerebellum. Elife. 2019 Feb 8;8

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    last database update
    06/18/2019
    MGI 6.14
    The Jackson Laboratory