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Wachstums- und Differenzierungsfaktor 6

Das GDF6-Gen kodiert einen Liganden des TGF-beta. Mutationen verursachen autosomal rezessive Lebersche kongenitale Amaurose Typ 17.

Gentests:

Klinisch Untersuchungsmethoden Familienuntersuchung
Bearbeitungszeit 5 Tage
Probentyp genomische DNS
Klinisch Untersuchungsmethoden Hochdurchsatz-Sequenzierung
Bearbeitungszeit 25 Tage
Probentyp genomische DNS
Forschung Untersuchungsmethoden Direkte Sequenzierung der proteinkodierenden Bereiche eines Gens
Bearbeitungszeit 25 Tage
Probentyp genomische DNS

Verknüpfte Erkrankungen:

Lebersche kongenitale Amaurose 17
GDF6

Referenzen:

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Storm EE et al. (1994) Limb alterations in brachypodism mice due to mutations in a new member of the TGF beta-superfamily.

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Chang SC et al. (1994) Cartilage-derived morphogenetic proteins. New members of the transforming growth factor-beta superfamily predominantly expressed in long bones during human embryonic development.

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Settle SH et al. (2003) Multiple joint and skeletal patterning defects caused by single and double mutations in the mouse Gdf6 and Gdf5 genes.

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Asai-Coakwell M et al. (2013) Contribution of growth differentiation factor 6-dependent cell survival to early-onset retinal dystrophies.

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Clarke RA et al. (1995) Familial Klippel-Feil syndrome and paracentric inversion inv(8)(q22.2q23.3).

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Wolfman NM et al. (1997) Ectopic induction of tendon and ligament in rats by growth and differentiation factors 5, 6, and 7, members of the TGF-beta gene family.

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Hanel ML et al. (2006) Eye and neural defects associated with loss of GDF6.

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Asai-Coakwell M et al. (2007) GDF6, a novel locus for a spectrum of ocular developmental anomalies.

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Tassabehji M et al. (2008) Mutations in GDF6 are associated with vertebral segmentation defects in Klippel-Feil syndrome.

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Asai-Coakwell M et al. (2009) Incomplete penetrance and phenotypic variability characterize Gdf6-attributable oculo-skeletal phenotypes.

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Ye M et al. (2010) Mutation of the bone morphogenetic protein GDF3 causes ocular and skeletal anomalies.

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Zhang L et al. (2012) High temperature requirement factor A1 (HTRA1) gene regulates angiogenesis through transforming growth factor-β family member growth differentiation factor 6.

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Banka S et al. (2015) Leri's pleonosteosis, a congenital rheumatic disease, results from microduplication at 8q22.1 encompassing GDF6 and SDC2 and provides insight into systemic sclerosis pathogenesis.

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Orphanet article

Orphanet ID 209481 [^]
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NCBI article

NCBI 392255 [^]
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OMIM.ORG article

Omim 601147 [^]
Update: 29. April 2019