Gene: Adam8 (ADAM metallopeptidase domain 8) Rattus norvegicus
Symbol: Adam8
Name: ADAM metallopeptidase domain 8
Description: ENCODES a protein that exhibits calcium ion binding (ortholog); cell adhesion molecule binding (ortholog); metallopeptidase activity (ortholog); INVOLVED IN angiogenesis (ortholog); cell morphogenesis (ortholog); cell-cell adhesion (ortholog); ASSOCIATED WITH asthma (ortholog); Chemical and Drug Induced Liver Injury (ortholog); Experimental Autoimmune Encephalomyelitis (ortholog); FOUND IN alpha9-beta1 integrin-ADAM8 complex (ortholog); alpha9-beta1 integrin-vascular cell adhesion molecule-1 complex (ortholog); cell surface (ortholog); INTERACTS WITH (S)-10-[(DIMETHYLAMINO)METHYL]-4-ETHYL-4,9-DIHYDROXY-1H-PYRANO[3',4':6,7]INOLIZINO[1,2-B]-QUINOLINE-3,14(4H,12H)-DIONE; 1,2-dimethylhydrazine; 2,6-dinitrotoluene
Type: protein-coding
RefSeq Status: MODEL
Also known as: a disintegrin and metallopeptidase domain 8; disintegrin and metalloproteinase domain-containing protein 8; LOC499285; RGD1566394; similar to cysteine-rich glycoprotein
Homo sapiens (human) : ADAM8 (ADAM metallopeptidase domain 8)  HGNC  Alliance
Mus musculus (house mouse) : Adam8 (a disintegrin and metallopeptidase domain 8)  MGI  Alliance
Chinchilla lanigera (long-tailed chinchilla) : Adam8 (ADAM metallopeptidase domain 8)
Pan paniscus (bonobo/pygmy chimpanzee) : ADAM8 (ADAM metallopeptidase domain 8)
Canis lupus familiaris (dog) : ADAM8 (ADAM metallopeptidase domain 8)
Ictidomys tridecemlineatus (thirteen-lined ground squirrel) : Adam8 (ADAM metallopeptidase domain 8)
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Latest Assembly: Rnor_6.0 - RGSC Genome Assembly v6.0
Rat AssemblyChrPosition (strand)SourceGenome Browsers
Rnor_6.01212,317,510 - 212,332,895 (-)NCBIRnor6.0Rnor_6.0rn6Rnor6.0
Rnor_5.01219,236,436 - 219,251,059 (-)NCBIRnor5.0Rnor_5.0rn5Rnor5.0
RGSC_v3.41199,780,772 - 199,791,855 (-)NCBIRGSC3.4rn4RGSC3.4
Celera1192,454,105 - 192,468,808 (-)NCBICelera
Cytogenetic Map1q41NCBI
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Disease Annotations
Gene-Chemical Interaction Annotations
Gene Ontology Annotations
References - curated
References - uncurated
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Comparative Map Data
Position Markers
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 Adam8
Alliance Gene
Ensembl Gene
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RGD Object Information
RGD ID: 1566394
Created: 2006-02-09
Species: Rattus norvegicus
Last Modified: 2018-08-08
Status: ACTIVE