MAGE-A8 Not known, though may play a role in embryonal development and tumor transformation or aspects of tumor progression. Expressed in many tumors of several types, such as melanoma, head and neck squamous cell carcinoma, lung carcinoma and breast carcinoma, but not in normal tissues except for testis and placenta. Note: This description may include information from UniProtKB.
Protein type: Cancer Testis Antigen (CTA)
Chromosomal Location of Human Ortholog: Xq28
Cellular Component: 
Molecular Function:  protein binding
Reference #:  P43361 (UniProtKB)
Alt. Names/Synonyms: Cancer/testis antigen 1.8; cancer/testis antigen family 1, member 8; CT1.8; MAGA8; MAGE-8 antigen; MAGE8; MAGEA8; melanoma antigen family A, 8; Melanoma-associated antigen 8; MGC2182
Gene Symbols: MAGEA8
Molecular weight: 35,215 Da
Basal Isoelectric point: 4.71  Predict pI for various phosphorylation states
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MAGE-A8

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