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Symbol Report: CXCL8

Approved symbol
CXCL8
Approved name
chemokine (C-X-C motif) ligand 8
HGNC ID
HGNC:6025
Previous symbols & names
IL8, "interleukin 8"
Synonyms
3-10C, "alveolar macrophage chemotactic factor I", AMCF-I, b-ENAP, "beta endothelial cell-derived neutrophil activating peptide", GCP-1, GCP1, "granulocyte chemotactic protein 1", IL-8, K60, LECT, LUCT, "lung giant cell carcinoma-derived chemotactic protein", "lymphocyte derived neutrophil activating peptide", LYNAP, MDNCF, MONAP, "monocyte-derived neutrophil chemotactic factor", "monocyte-derived neutrophil-activating peptide", NAF, NAP-1, NAP1, "neutrophil-activating peptide 1", SCYB8, TSG-1, "tumor necrosis factor-induced gene 1"
Locus type
gene with protein product
Chromosomal location
4q13-q21
Gene family
Interleukins and interleukin receptors
Endogenous ligands
HCOP
HGNC Comparison of Orthology Predictions for CXCL8