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Gene: Slc17a8 (solute carrier family 17 member 8) Chinchilla lanigera
Symbol: Slc17a8
Name: solute carrier family 17 member 8
Description: ENCODES a protein that exhibits L-glutamate transmembrane transporter activity (ortholog); INVOLVED IN brain development (ortholog); cochlea development (ortholog); L-glutamate transmembrane transport (ortholog); ASSOCIATED WITH autosomal dominant nonsyndromic deafness 25 (ortholog); cochlear disease (ortholog); Hyperalgesia (ortholog); FOUND IN apical dendrite (ortholog); axon terminus (ortholog); basal dendrite (ortholog)
Type: protein-coding
RefSeq Status: MODEL
Also known as: solute carrier family 17 (vesicular glutamate transporter), member 8; vesicular glutamate transporter 3
Homo sapiens (human) : SLC17A8 (solute carrier family 17 member 8)  HGNC  Alliance
Mus musculus (house mouse) : Slc17a8 (solute carrier family 17 (sodium-dependent inorganic phosphate cotransporter), member 8)  MGI  Alliance
Rattus norvegicus (Norway rat) : Slc17a8 (solute carrier family 17 member 8)  Alliance
Pan paniscus (bonobo/pygmy chimpanzee) : SLC17A8 (solute carrier family 17 member 8)
Canis lupus familiaris (dog) : SLC17A8 (solute carrier family 17 member 8)
Ictidomys tridecemlineatus (thirteen-lined ground squirrel) : Slc17a8 (solute carrier family 17 member 8)
Sus scrofa (pig) : SLC17A8 (solute carrier family 17 member 8)
Chlorocebus sabaeus (African green monkey) : SLC17A8 (solute carrier family 17 member 8)
Heterocephalus glaber (naked mole-rat) : Slc17a8 (solute carrier family 17 member 8)
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Latest Assembly: ChiLan1.0 - Chinchilla ChiLan1.0 Assembly
Chinchilla AssemblyChrPosition (strand)SourceGenome Browsers
ChiLan1.0NW_00495540536,063,688 - 36,115,312 (+)NCBIChiLan1.0ChiLan1.0
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RGD Object Information
RGD ID: 8756996
Created: 2014-08-14
Species: Chinchilla lanigera
Last Modified: 2019-11-26
Status: ACTIVE


RGD is funded by grant HL64541 from the National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute on behalf of the NIH.