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P55105 Q8BNM2 (UniProt | EBI) Last sequence update: 2011-07-27
Last annotation update: 2019-10-16
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RecName: Full=Bone morphogenetic protein 8B; Short=BMP-8B;Flags: Precursor;
Polypeptide 399 aa
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Organism mouse
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Annotated genes and markers Follow the symbol links to get more information on the GO terms, expression assays, orthologs, phenotypic alleles, and other information for the genes or markers below.
Type Symbol Name GO Terms Expression
Orthologs Phenotypic
Gene Bmp8b bone morphogenetic protein 8b 22 5 1 8
Sequence references in MGI J:34057 Zhao GQ, et al., The gene encoding bone morphogenetic protein 8B is required for the initiation and maintenance of spermatogenesis in the mouse. Genes Dev. 1996 Jul 1;10(13):1657-69
J:34634 Zhao GQ, et al., Evidence that mouse Bmp8a (Op2) and Bmp8b are duplicated genes that play a role in spermatogenesis and placental development. Mech Dev. 1996 Jul;57(2):159-68
J:63160 Ying Y, et al., Requirement of Bmp8b for the generation of primordial germ cells in the mouse. Mol Endocrinol. 2000 Jul;14(7):1053-63
J:99680 The FANTOM Consortium and RIKEN Genome Exploration Research Group and Genome Science Group (Genome Network Project Core Group), The Transcriptional Landscape of the Mammalian Genome. Science. 2005;309(5740):1559-1563
J:186179 Whittle AJ, et al., BMP8B increases brown adipose tissue thermogenesis through both central and peripheral actions. Cell. 2012 May 11;149(4):871-85

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