Gene: Stra8 (stimulated by retinoic acid 8) Rattus norvegicus
Symbol: Stra8
Name: stimulated by retinoic acid 8
Description: ENCODES a protein that exhibits protein dimerization activity (inferred); INVOLVED IN cellular response to retinoic acid (ortholog); male germ-line stem cell asymmetric division (ortholog); positive regulation of transcription by RNA polymerase II (ortholog); ASSOCIATED WITH pleomorphic xanthoastrocytoma (ortholog); FOUND IN cytoplasm (ortholog); nucleus (ortholog); INTERACTS WITH all-trans-retinoic acid; bisphenol A; indole-3-methanol
Type: protein-coding
RefSeq Status: MODEL
Also known as: LOC500079; RGD1562852; similar to Stra8; stimulated by retinoic acid gene 8; stimulated by retinoic acid gene 8 protein homolog
Homo sapiens (human) : STRA8 (stimulated by retinoic acid 8)  HGNC  Alliance
Mus musculus (house mouse) : Stra8 (stimulated by retinoic acid gene 8)  MGI  Alliance
Chinchilla lanigera (long-tailed chinchilla) : Stra8 (stimulated by retinoic acid 8)
Pan paniscus (bonobo/pygmy chimpanzee) : STRA8 (stimulated by retinoic acid 8)
Canis lupus familiaris (dog) : STRA8 (stimulated by retinoic acid 8)
Sus scrofa (pig) : STRA8 (stimulated by retinoic acid 8)
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Latest Assembly: Rnor_6.0 - RGSC Genome Assembly v6.0
Rat AssemblyChrPosition (strand)SourceGenome Browsers
Rnor_6.0462,447,724 - 62,474,802 (+)NCBIRnor6.0Rnor_6.0rn6Rnor6.0
Rnor_5.0462,176,041 - 62,201,771 (+)NCBIRnor5.0Rnor_5.0rn5Rnor5.0
RGSC_v3.4462,321,565 - 62,336,954 (+)NCBIRGSC3.4rn4RGSC3.4
Celera458,649,924 - 58,676,667 (+)NCBICelera
Cytogenetic Map4q22NCBI
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Disease Annotations
Gene-Chemical Interaction Annotations
Gene Ontology Annotations
References - curated
References - uncurated
RGD Disease Portals


Comparative Map Data
QTLs in Region (Rnor_6.0)
miRNA Target Status


Nucleotide Sequences
Protein Sequences

Strain Variation

Strain Sequence Variants (Rnor 5.0)

Additional Information

External Database Links
Nomenclature History
More on Stra8
Alliance Gene
Ensembl Gene
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RGD Object Information
RGD ID: 1562852
Created: 2006-02-09
Species: Rattus norvegicus
Last Modified: 2019-01-30
Status: ACTIVE