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Cataract Microcornea Syndrome malady

Categories: Genetic diseases, Rare diseases, Eye diseases, Fetal diseases

Aliases & Classifications for Cataract Microcornea Syndrome

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45NIH Rare Diseases, 65UMLS, 22GeneTests, 51Orphanet, 28ICD10 via Orphanet, 37MESH via Orphanet, 66UMLS via Orphanet
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Aliases & Descriptions for Cataract Microcornea Syndrome:

Name: Cataract Microcornea Syndrome 45 65
Cataract-Microcornea Syndrome 22 51
 
Microcornea Cataract Syndrome 45

Characteristics:

Orphanet epidemiological data:

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cataract-microcornea syndrome:
Inheritance: Autosomal dominant,Autosomal recessive; Prevalence: <1/1000000 (Worldwide); Age of onset: Neonatal

Classifications:



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ICD10 via Orphanet28 Q13.8
MESH via Orphanet37 C538287
UMLS via Orphanet66 C1861829
UMLS65 C1861829

Summaries for Cataract Microcornea Syndrome

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MalaCards based summary: Cataract Microcornea Syndrome, also known as cataract-microcornea syndrome, is related to cataract 1, multiple types and cataract, and has symptoms including microcornea, cataract and myopia. An important gene associated with Cataract Microcornea Syndrome is GJA8 (Gap Junction Protein Alpha 8). Affiliated tissues include eye and breast, and related mouse phenotype vision/eye.

Related Diseases for Cataract Microcornea Syndrome

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Graphical network of diseases related to Cataract Microcornea Syndrome:



Diseases related to cataract microcornea syndrome

Symptoms for Cataract Microcornea Syndrome

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Symptoms:

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  • microcornea
  • cataract/lens opacification
  • autosomal dominant inheritance
  • autosomal recessive inheritance
  • myopia
  • coloboma of iris
  • corneal clouding/opacity/vascularisation
  • corneal dystrophy
  • nystagmus

HPO human phenotypes related to Cataract Microcornea Syndrome:

(show all 7)
id Description Frequency HPO Source Accession
1 microcornea hallmark (90%) HP:0000482
2 cataract hallmark (90%) HP:0000518
3 myopia typical (50%) HP:0000545
4 iris coloboma occasional (7.5%) HP:0000612
5 nystagmus occasional (7.5%) HP:0000639
6 corneal dystrophy occasional (7.5%) HP:0001131
7 opacification of the corneal stroma occasional (7.5%) HP:0007759

Drugs & Therapeutics for Cataract Microcornea Syndrome

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Interventional clinical trials:

Search ClinicalTrials, NIH Clinical Center for Cataract Microcornea Syndrome

Genetic Tests for Cataract Microcornea Syndrome

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Genetic tests related to Cataract Microcornea Syndrome:

id Genetic test Affiliating Genes
1 Cataract-Microcornea Syndrome22 GJA8

Anatomical Context for Cataract Microcornea Syndrome

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MalaCards organs/tissues related to Cataract Microcornea Syndrome:

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Eye, Breast

Animal Models for Cataract Microcornea Syndrome or affiliated genes

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MGI Mouse Phenotypes related to Cataract Microcornea Syndrome:

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idDescriptionMGI Source AccessionScoreTop Affiliating Genes
1MP:00053918.0CRYBB2, CRYGC, CRYGD, GJA8, MAF

Publications for Cataract Microcornea Syndrome

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Articles related to Cataract Microcornea Syndrome:

idTitleAuthorsYear
1
Mutations in the ABCA3 gene are associated with cataract-microcornea syndrome. (25406294)
2014
2
Increasing I^B1-crystallin sensitivity to proteolysis caused by the congenital cataract-microcornea syndrome mutation S129R. (23159606)
2013
3
A novel mutation in CRYBB1 associated with congenital cataract- microcornea syndrome: the p.Ser129Arg mutation destabilizes the betaB1/betaA3-crystallin heteromer but not the betaB1-crystallin homomer. (21972112)
2011
4
A novel mutation in GJA8 causing congenital cataract-microcornea syndrome in a Chinese pedigree. (20806042)
2010
5
Novel MAF mutation in a family with congenital cataract-microcornea syndrome. (17982426)
2007
6
A novel fan-shaped cataract-microcornea syndrome caused by a mutation of CRYAA in an Indian family. (16735993)
2006

Variations for Cataract Microcornea Syndrome

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Expression for genes affiliated with Cataract Microcornea Syndrome

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Search GEO for disease gene expression data for Cataract Microcornea Syndrome.

Pathways for genes affiliated with Cataract Microcornea Syndrome

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GO Terms for genes affiliated with Cataract Microcornea Syndrome

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Molecular functions related to Cataract Microcornea Syndrome according to GeneCards Suite gene sharing:

idNameGO IDScoreTop Affiliating Genes
1structural constituent of eye lensGO:00052128.1CRYAA, CRYBA4, CRYBB1, CRYBB2, CRYGC

Sources for Cataract Microcornea Syndrome

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2CDC
14ExPASy
15FDA
16FMA
24GTR
25HGMD
26HMDB
27ICD10
28ICD10 via Orphanet
29ICD9CM
30IUPHAR
31KEGG
34MedGen
36MeSH
37MESH via Orphanet
38MGI
41NCI
42NCIt
43NDF-RT
46NINDS
47Novoseek
49OMIM
50OMIM via Orphanet
54PubMed
55QIAGEN
60SNOMED-CT via Orphanet
64Tumor Gene Family of Databases
65UMLS
66UMLS via Orphanet