Gene: Hspa8 (heat shock protein family A (Hsp70) member 8) Rattus norvegicus
Symbol: Hspa8
Name: heat shock protein family A (Hsp70) member 8
Description: ENCODES a protein that exhibits A1 adenosine receptor binding; ADP binding; ATP binding; INVOLVED IN aging; axo-dendritic transport; cellular protein complex disassembly; PARTICIPATES IN androgen signaling pathway; chaperone mediated autophagy pathway; clathrin-dependent synaptic vesicle endocytosis; ASSOCIATED WITH acute kidney failure; Acute Liver Failure; brain ischemia; FOUND IN asymmetric synapse; autophagosome; axon; INTERACTS WITH (R)-adrenaline; 1,1,1-Trichloro-2-(o-chlorophenyl)-2-(p-chlorophenyl)ethane; 1-naphthyl isothiocyanate
Type: protein-coding
RefSeq Status: VALIDATED
Also known as: heat shock 70 kDa protein 8; heat shock 70kD protein 8; heat shock 70kDa protein 8; heat shock cognate 71 kDa protein; Heat shock cognate protein 70; heat shock protein 8; heat shock protein A8; Hsc70; MGC114311
Homo sapiens (human) : HSPA8 (heat shock protein family A (Hsp70) member 8)  HGNC  Alliance
Mus musculus (house mouse) : Hspa8 (heat shock protein 8)  MGI  Alliance
Chinchilla lanigera (long-tailed chinchilla) : Hspa8 (heat shock protein family A (Hsp70) member 8)
Pan paniscus (bonobo/pygmy chimpanzee) : HSPA8 (heat shock protein family A (Hsp70) member 8)
Canis lupus familiaris (dog) : HSPA8 (heat shock protein family A (Hsp70) member 8)
Ictidomys tridecemlineatus (thirteen-lined ground squirrel) : Hspa8 (heat shock protein family A (Hsp70) member 8)
Sus scrofa (pig) : HSPA8 (heat shock protein family A (Hsp70) member 8)
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Related Pseudogenes: Hspa8-ps1   LOC100363133  
Latest Assembly: Rnor_6.0 - RGSC Genome Assembly v6.0
NCBI Annotation Information: Note: The functional gene for Hspa8 is located on Rno8. It was incorrectly placed on Rno5 on the reference assembly for NCBI Build 4.1 at the location of one of its pseudogenes. The correct GeneID for the pseudogene is geneID:100190885. [17 Jun 2014]
Rat AssemblyChrPosition (strand)SourceGenome Browsers
Rnor_6.0844,989,401 - 44,993,261 (+)NCBIRnor6.0Rnor_6.0rn6Rnor6.0
Rnor_5.0843,478,238 - 43,480,456 (+)NCBIRnor5.0Rnor_5.0rn5Rnor5.0
Rnor_5.0846,005,304 - 46,006,864 (-)NCBIRnor5.0Rnor_5.0rn5Rnor5.0
RGSC_v3.4843,784,035 - 43,787,760 (+)NCBIRGSC3.4rn4RGSC3.4
RGSC_v3.1843,792,829 - 43,796,525 (+)NCBI
Celera840,782,916 - 40,786,778 (+)NCBICelera
Cytogenetic Map8q22NCBI
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Comparative Map Data
QTLs in Region (Rnor_6.0)
miRNA Target Status


Nucleotide Sequences
Protein Sequences

Strain Variation

Strain Sequence Variants (Rnor 5.0)

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RGD Object Information
RGD ID: 621725
Created: 2002-08-06
Species: Rattus norvegicus
Last Modified: 2019-02-05
Status: ACTIVE