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Gene: Casp8 (caspase 8) Chinchilla lanigera
Symbol: Casp8
Name: caspase 8
Description: ENCODES a protein that exhibits cysteine-type endopeptidase activity (ortholog); cysteine-type endopeptidase activity involved in apoptotic process (ortholog); cysteine-type endopeptidase activity involved in apoptotic signaling pathway (ortholog); INVOLVED IN response to auditory stimulus; activation of cysteine-type endopeptidase activity (ortholog); activation of cysteine-type endopeptidase activity involved in apoptotic process (ortholog); PARTICIPATES IN Alzheimer's disease pathway; apoptotic cell death pathway; ceramide signaling pathway; ASSOCIATED WITH Acute Liver Failure (ortholog); Acute Lung Injury (ortholog); acute lymphoblastic leukemia (ortholog); FOUND IN CD95 death-inducing signaling complex (ortholog); cell body (ortholog); cytoplasm (ortholog)
Type: protein-coding
RefSeq Status: MODEL
Also known as: caspase 8, apoptosis-related cysteine peptidase; caspase-8
Homo sapiens (human) : CASP8 (caspase 8)  HGNC  Alliance
Mus musculus (house mouse) : Casp8 (caspase 8)  MGI  Alliance
Rattus norvegicus (Norway rat) : Casp8 (caspase 8)  Alliance
Pan paniscus (bonobo/pygmy chimpanzee) : CASP8 (caspase 8)
Canis lupus familiaris (dog) : CASP8 (caspase 8)
Ictidomys tridecemlineatus (thirteen-lined ground squirrel) : Casp8 (caspase 8)
Sus scrofa (pig) : CASP8 (caspase 8)
Chlorocebus sabaeus (African green monkey) : CASP8 (caspase 8)
Heterocephalus glaber (naked mole-rat) : Casp8 (caspase 8)
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Latest Assembly: ChiLan1.0 - Chinchilla ChiLan1.0 Assembly
Chinchilla AssemblyChrPosition (strand)SourceGenome Browsers
ChiLan1.0NW_004955403322,082 - 348,591 (-)NCBIChiLan1.0ChiLan1.0
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RGD Object Information
RGD ID: 8769933
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.