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UGID:1414685     UniGene Hs.546392     Homo sapiens (human)   PLAC8
Placenta-specific 8 (PLAC8)

Human protein-coding gene PLAC8. Represented by 156 ESTs from 72 cDNA libraries. Corresponds to 3 reference sequences (different isoforms). [UniGene 1414685 - Hs.546392]

SELECTED PROTEIN SIMILARITIES
Comparison of cluster transcripts with RefSeq proteins. The alignments can suggest function of the cluster.
Best Hits and Hits from model organismsSpeciesId(%)Len(aa)
XP_001136484.1 PREDICTED: placenta-specific gene 8 protein isoform 2 P. troglodytes 100.0 114
NP_001124187.1 PLAC8 gene product H. sapiens 100.0 114
NP_631937.1 Plac8 gene product M. musculus 87.4 110
Other hits (2 of 14) [Show all]SpeciesId(%)Len(aa)
XP_001082142.1 PREDICTED: placenta-specific gene 8 protein isoform 2 M. mulatta 95.6 112
XP_003898729.1 PREDICTED: placenta-specific gene 8 protein isoform 1 P. anubis 95.6 112

GENE EXPRESSION
Tissues and development stages from this gene's sequences survey gene expression. Links to other NCBI expression resources.
EST Profile: Approximate expression patterns inferred from EST sources.
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GEO Profiles: Experimental gene expression data (Gene Expression Omnibus).
cDNA Sources: mixed; placenta; lung; intestine; stomach; uncharacterized tissue; liver; pancreas; skin; brain; larynx; ovary; spleen; thymus; bone; testis; connective tissue; ascites; heart; uterus; blood; bone marrow; pharynx; mouth; lymph node
MAPPING POSITION
Genomic location specified by transcript mapping, radiation hybrid mapping, genetic mapping or cytogenetic mapping.
Chromosome: 4
Map position: 4q21.22
UniSTS entry: Chr 4 WI-11395 [Map Viewer]
SEQUENCES
Sequences representing this gene; mRNAs, ESTs, and gene predictions supported by transcribed sequences.

mRNA sequences (11)

AK000140.1 Homo sapiens cDNA FLJ20133 fis, clone COL06539 PA
NM_016619.2 Homo sapiens placenta-specific 8 (PLAC8), transcript variant 2, mRNA PA
BC012205.1 Homo sapiens placenta-specific 8, mRNA (cDNA clone MGC:8761 IMAGE:3859609), complete cds PA
EU570986.1 Homo sapiens placenta-specific 8 splice variant (PLAC8) mRNA, complete sequence, alternatively spliced P
EU570985.1 Homo sapiens placenta-specific 8 splice variant (PLAC8) mRNA, complete sequence, alternatively spliced
AJ422147.1 Homo sapiens mRNA for C15 protein P
NM_001130716.1 Homo sapiens placenta-specific 8 (PLAC8), transcript variant 1, mRNA PA
NM_001130715.1 Homo sapiens placenta-specific 8 (PLAC8), transcript variant 3, mRNA P
AF208846.1 Homo sapiens BM-004 mRNA, complete cds PA
FJ795024.1 Homo sapiens placenta-specific 8 (PLAC8) mRNA, complete cds P
FJ882405.1 Homo sapiens C15 protein pseudogene mRNA, partial sequence P

EST sequences (10 of 156) [Show all sequences]

AA927427.1 Clone IMAGE:1552516 uncharacterized tissue 3' read
CA971117.1 Clone IMAGE:6556889 mixed 5' read P
AI123215.1 Clone IMAGE:1566442 mixed 3' read
AI148796.1 Clone IMAGE:1713887 placenta 3' read A
AI151235.1 Clone IMAGE:1715805 placenta 3' read
AI160923.1 Clone IMAGE:1715634 placenta 3' read
BX090211.1 Clone IMAGp998M11114_;_IMAGE:121906 mixed P
AI215999.1 Clone IMAGE:1844245 mixed 3' read
AI219241.1 Clone IMAGE:1759409 placenta 3' read
AI220835.1 Clone IMAGE:1758830 placenta 3' read


Key to Symbols

P Has similarity to known Proteins (after translation)
A Contains a poly-Adenylation signal
S Sequence is a Suboptimal member of this cluster
M Clone is putatively CDS-complete by MGC criteria

 
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