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Komplement-Komponente C2

Das C2-gen kodiert eine serum Glycoprotein welches eine bedeutung bei der Aktivierung der klassischen Complementkaskade besitzt. Es wird durch aktiviertes C1 in C2a und C2b gespalten. Während C2a als Anaphylatoxin wirkt setzt C2b zusammen mit C4b durch Aktivierung von C3 und C5 die Complementkaskade fort. Ein C2-Mangel ist of recht gut kompensiert, aber einige Mutationen scheinen mit Autoimmunerkrankungen und der altersabhängigen Maculadegeneration vergesellschaftet zu sein.

Gentests:

Klinisch Untersuchungsmethoden Familienuntersuchung
Bearbeitungszeit 5 Tage
Probentyp genomische DNS
Klinisch Untersuchungsmethoden Hochdurchsatz-Sequenzierung
Bearbeitungszeit 25 Tage
Probentyp genomische DNS
Klinisch Untersuchungsmethoden Direkte Sequenzierung der proteinkodierenden Bereiche eines Gens
Bearbeitungszeit 25 Tage
Probentyp genomische DNS
Klinisch Untersuchungsmethoden Multiplex ligationsabhängige Amplifikation
Bearbeitungszeit 20 Tage
Probentyp genomische DNS

Verknüpfte Erkrankungen:

Komplement C2-Mangel
C2
Altersabhängige Makuladegeneration 01
APOE
ARMS2
C2
C3
CFH
CFHR1
CFHR3
KCNT2

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