IthaID: 2784

Names and Sequences

Functionality: Disease modifying mutation Pathogenicity: N/A
Common Name: rs55659002 HGVS Name: NG_013364.1:g.16889delC

Context nucleotide sequence:

Also known as: 713-8delC

Comments: SNP associated with low bone mineral density in patients with β-thalassemia major acquired from the SGPGIMS medical institute in India (n=150) [PMID: 23790953]. The association was not replicated in an independent study, which recruited patients with β-thalassemia major from Italy (n=135) [PMID: 11122085].

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Allele Phenotype (Cis):N/A
Allele Phenotype (Trans):N/A
Associated Phenotypes: Osteoporosis [HP:0000939] [OMIM:166710]


Chromosome: 19
Locus: NG_013364.1
Locus Location: 16889
Size: 1 bp
Located at: TGFB1
Specific Location: Intron 4

Other details

Type of Mutation: Point-Mutation(Deletion)
Effect on Gene/Protein Function: N/A
Ethnic Origin: North Indian
Molecular mechanism: N/A
Inheritance: Quantitative trait
DNA Sequence Determined: Yes

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Publications / Origin

  1. Perrotta S, Cappellini MD, Bertoldo F, Servedio V, Iolascon G, D'Agruma L, Gasparini P, Siciliani MC, Iolascon A, Osteoporosis in beta-thalassaemia major patients: analysis of the genetic background., Br. J. Haematol. , 111(2), 461-6, 2000 PubMed
  2. Singh K, Agarwal S, Shukla A, Gupta S, A sequence variation: 713-8delC in the transforming growth factor beta 1 gene polymorphism in thalassemia major patients., J Clin Densitom , 17(1), 185-9, 2014 PubMed
Created on 2016-05-16 15:01:34, Last reviewed on 2016-05-16 15:04:15 (Show full history)

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