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Gene: FGF8 (fibroblast growth factor 8) Canis lupus familiaris
Symbol: FGF8
Name: fibroblast growth factor 8
Description: ENCODES a protein that exhibits fibroblast growth factor receptor binding (inferred); growth factor activity (inferred); INVOLVED IN outflow tract septum morphogenesis (ortholog); PARTICIPATES IN fibroblast growth factor signaling pathway; melanoma pathway; mitogen activated protein kinase signaling pathway; ASSOCIATED WITH 22q11 Deletion Syndrome (ortholog); breast cancer (ortholog); Cardiovascular Abnormalities (ortholog); FOUND IN extracellular region (inferred)
Type: protein-coding
RefSeq Status: MODEL
Also known as: AIGF; androgen-induced growth factor; FGF-8; fibroblast growth factor 8 (androgen-induced); fibroblast growth factor-8; HBGF-8; heparin-binding growth factor 8
Homo sapiens (human) : FGF8 (fibroblast growth factor 8)  HGNC  Alliance
Mus musculus (house mouse) : Fgf8 (fibroblast growth factor 8)  MGI  Alliance
Rattus norvegicus (Norway rat) : Fgf8 (fibroblast growth factor 8)  Alliance
Chinchilla lanigera (long-tailed chinchilla) : Fgf8 (fibroblast growth factor 8)
Pan paniscus (bonobo/pygmy chimpanzee) : FGF8 (fibroblast growth factor 8)
Ictidomys tridecemlineatus (thirteen-lined ground squirrel) : Fgf8 (fibroblast growth factor 8)
Sus scrofa (pig) : FGF8 (fibroblast growth factor 8)
Chlorocebus sabaeus (African green monkey) : FGF8 (fibroblast growth factor 8)
Heterocephalus glaber (naked mole-rat) : Fgf8 (fibroblast growth factor 8)
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Latest Assembly: CanFam3.1 - Dog CanFam3.1 Assembly
Dog AssemblyChrPosition (strand)SourceGenome Browsers
CanFam3.1 Ensembl2814,362,109 - 14,367,468 (-)EnsemblCanFam3.1canFam3CanFam3.1
CanFam3.12814,362,407 - 14,367,109 (-)NCBICanFam3.1CanFam3.1canFam3CanFam3.1
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CRRD Object Information
CRRD ID: 12150944
Created: 2017-01-24
Species: Canis lupus familiaris
Last Modified: 2020-02-26
Status: ACTIVE


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