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butyrophilin like 8

Target id: 2947

Nomenclature: butyrophilin like 8

Family: Butyrophilin and butyrophilin-like proteins

Annotation status:  image of a grey circle Awaiting annotation/under development. Please contact us if you can help with annotation.  » Email us

   GtoImmuPdb view: OFF :     Currently no data for butyrophilin like 8 in GtoImmuPdb

Gene and Protein Information
Species TM AA Chromosomal Location Gene Symbol Gene Name Reference
Human 1 347 5q35.3 BTNL8 butyrophilin like 8
Gene and Protein Information Comments
Several transcript variants and protein isoforms are predicted from the human gene. We provide details for the longest form (variant 1, isoform 1) here.
Previous and Unofficial Names
BTN9.2 | butyrophilin-like 8
Database Links
Ensembl Gene
Entrez Gene
Human Protein Atlas
RefSeq Nucleotide
RefSeq Protein


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1. Di Marco Barros R, Roberts NA, Dart RJ, Vantourout P, Jandke A, Nussbaumer O, Deban L, Cipolat S, Hart R, Iannitto ML et al.. (2016) Epithelia Use Butyrophilin-like Molecules to Shape Organ-Specific γδ T Cell Compartments. Cell, 167 (1): 203-218.e17. [PMID:27641500]

2. Lebrero-Fernández C, Wenzel UA, Akeus P, Wang Y, Strid H, Simrén M, Gustavsson B, Börjesson LG, Cardell SL, Öhman L et al.. (2016) Altered expression of Butyrophilin (BTN) and BTN-like (BTNL) genes in intestinal inflammation and colon cancer. Immun Inflamm Dis, 4 (2): 191-200. [PMID:27957327]

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Butyrophilin and butyrophilin-like proteins: butyrophilin like 8. Last modified on 27/07/2017. Accessed on 21/09/2018. IUPHAR/BPS Guide to PHARMACOLOGY, http://guidetopharmacology.org/GRAC/ObjectDisplayForward?objectId=2947.