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Summary Expression Phenotypes Gene Literature (54) GO Terms (11) Nucleotides (52) Proteins (29) Interactants (153) Wiki
XB-GENEPAGE-493229
Gene Symbol :
gja8

Gene Name :
gap junction protein alpha 8

Synonyms:
connexin 50 , cx50 , alpha8 connexin , connexin50 , mp70 ( Add synonyms , Nomenclature history )

Gene Function:
connexon channel component

Protein Function :
One gap junction consists of a cluster of closely packed pairs of transmembrane channels, the connexons, through which materials of low MW diffuse from one cell to a neighboring cell.


Interactants:
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Diseases: 


Disease Ontology:
sclerocornea [+]

OMIM:
CATARACT 1, MULTIPLE TYPES; CTRCT1 [+]

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Expression                  Development Stages                                               Embryonic Tissuesd                                                                Adult Tissues
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