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Myosin, heavy chain 8, skeletal muscle, perinatal
Symbols MYH8 ; DA7; MyHC-peri; MyHC-pn; gtMHC-F
External IDs OMIM160741 MGI1339712 HomoloGene68256 GeneCards: MYH8 Gene
RNA expression pattern
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More reference expression data
Species Human Mouse
Entrez 4626 17885
Ensembl ENSG00000133020 ENSMUSG00000055775
UniProt P13535 P13542
RefSeq (mRNA) NM_002472 NM_177369
RefSeq (protein) NP_002463 NP_796343
Location (UCSC) Chr 17:
10.39 – 10.42 Mb
Chr 11:
67.28 – 67.31 Mb
PubMed search [1] [2]

Myosin-8 is a protein that in humans is encoded by the MYH8 gene.[1][2]


  1. ^ Karsch-Mizrachi I, Feghali R, Shows TB, Leinwand LA (Aug 1990). "Generation of a full-length human perinatal myosin heavy-chain-encoding cDNA". Gene 89 (2): 289–94. doi:10.1016/0378-1119(90)90020-R. PMID 2373371. 
  2. ^ "Entrez Gene: MYH8 myosin, heavy chain 8, skeletal muscle, perinatal". 

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