GAS8 encodes the human gene, Growth arrest specific 8. It may also be known as: Growth arrest-specific protein 8; GAS-8; Growth arrest-specific protein 11; GAS-11; GAS11; growth arrest-specific 8. The encoded protein has an amino acid length of 478 and a mass of 56.4 kDa. Other isoforms may exist. GAS8 is a member of the GAS8 family. Homologs of this gene exist in other organisms, including: Fly, Mouse, Rat, Zebrafish, Frog, Chicken.