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Gene: Defa8 (defensin alpha 8) Rattus norvegicus
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Symbol: Defa8
Name: defensin alpha 8
RGD ID: 1566065
Description: Predicted to be involved in several processes, including antimicrobial humoral immune response mediated by antimicrobial peptide; innate immune response in mucosa; and response to bacterium. Predicted to localize to extracellular space. Orthologous to several human genes including DEFA3 (defensin alpha 3); DEFA4 (defensin alpha 4); and DEFA6 (defensin alpha 6).
Type: protein-coding
RefSeq Status: PROVISIONAL
Also known as: alpha-defensin 8
Orthologs:
No known orthologs. homologs ...
Latest Assembly: Rnor_6.0 - RGSC Genome Assembly v6.0
Position:
Rat AssemblyChrPosition (strand)SourceGenome Browsers
JBrowseNCBIUCSCEnsembl
Rnor_6.01675,428,675 - 75,429,568 (+)NCBIRnor6.0Rnor_6.0rn6Rnor6.0
Rnor_6.0 Ensembl1675,428,675 - 75,429,568 (+)EnsemblRnor6.0rn6Rnor6.0
Rnor_5.01675,043,248 - 75,044,141 (+)NCBIRnor5.0Rnor_5.0rn5Rnor5.0
RGSC_v3.41675,116,872 - 75,117,765 (+)NCBIRGSC3.4rn4RGSC3.4
Celera1668,305,643 - 68,306,536 (+)NCBICelera
Cytogenetic Map16q12.5NCBI
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Strain Variation

Strain Sequence Variants (Rnor 6.0)

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RGD Object Information
RGD ID: 1566065
Created: 2006-02-09
Species: Rattus norvegicus
Last Modified: 2020-08-20
Status: ACTIVE



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