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Gene: XKR6 (XK related 6) Homo sapiens
Symbol: XKR6
Name: XK related 6
CRRD ID: 1321790
Description: Predicted to be involved in apoptotic process involved in development; engulfment of apoptotic cell; and phosphatidylserine exposure on apoptotic cell surface. Predicted to localize to plasma membrane; INTERACTS WITH 17beta-estradiol; aflatoxin B1; antirheumatic drug.
Type: protein-coding
RefSeq Status: VALIDATED
Also known as: C8orf21; C8orf5; C8orf7; chromosome 8 open reading frame 21; chromosome 8 open reading frame 5; FLJ31557; Transmembrane protein C8orf5; X Kell blood group precursor-related family, member 6; X-linked Kx blood group related 6; XK, Kell blood group complex subunit-related family, member 6; XK-related protein 6; XRG6
Mus musculus (house mouse) : Xkr6 (X-linked Kx blood group related 6)  MGI  Alliance
Rattus norvegicus (Norway rat) : Xkr6 (XK related 6)  Alliance
Chinchilla lanigera (long-tailed chinchilla) : Xkr6 (XK related 6)
Pan paniscus (bonobo/pygmy chimpanzee) : XKR6 (XK related 6)
Canis lupus familiaris (dog) : XKR6 (XK related 6)
Ictidomys tridecemlineatus (thirteen-lined ground squirrel) : Xkr6 (XK related 6)
Sus scrofa (pig) : XKR6 (XK related 6)
Chlorocebus sabaeus (African green monkey) : XKR6 (XK related 6)
Heterocephalus glaber (naked mole-rat) : Xkr6 (XK related 6)
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Allele / Splice: See ClinVar data
Latest Assembly: GRCh38 - Human Genome Assembly GRCh38
Human AssemblyChrPosition (strand)SourceGenome Browsers
GRCh38.p13 Ensembl810,896,045 - 11,201,833 (-)EnsemblGRCh38hg38GRCh38
GRCh38810,893,764 - 11,201,833 (-)NCBIGRCh38GRCh38hg38GRCh38
GRCh37810,753,654 - 11,058,875 (-)NCBIGRCh37GRCh37hg19GRCh37
Build 36810,791,064 - 11,096,285 (-)NCBINCBI36hg18NCBI36
Build 34810,791,065 - 10,897,401NCBI
Celera89,881,570 - 10,186,826 (-)NCBI
Cytogenetic Map8p23.1NCBI
HuRef89,683,585 - 9,989,001 (-)NCBIHuRef
CHM1_1810,818,743 - 11,124,140 (-)NCBICHM1_1
JBrowse: View Region in Genome Browser (JBrowse)

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RNA-SEQ Expression


Nucleotide Sequences
Protein Sequences
Clinical Variants

Additional Information

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Nomenclature History
More on XKR6
Alliance Gene
Ensembl Gene
JBrowse: hg19 hg38
HGNC Report
NCBI Genome Data Viewer

CRRD Object Information
CRRD ID: 1321790
Created: 2005-01-12
Species: Homo sapiens
Last Modified: 2020-09-16
Status: ACTIVE


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