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Severe microcephaly

Gene: UGP2

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UGP2 (UDP-glucose pyrophosphorylase 2)
EnsemblGeneIds (GRCh38): ENSG00000169764
EnsemblGeneIds (GRCh37): ENSG00000169764
OMIM: 191760, Gene2Phenotype
UGP2 is in 3 panels

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Zornitza Stark (Australian Genomics)

Green List (high evidence)

22 individuals from 15 families reported with the same homozygous missense variant in this gene, chr2:64083454A > G, which causes a disruption of the start codon in the shorter isoform, which is expressed in brain.
Sources: Expert list
Created: 4 Sep 2020, 10:40 a.m.

Mode of inheritance
BIALLELIC, autosomal or pseudoautosomal

Epileptic encephalopathy; intellectual disability; microcephaly


Variants in this GENE are reported as part of current diagnostic practice


Mode of Inheritance
BIALLELIC, autosomal or pseudoautosomal
  • Epileptic encephalopathy
  • intellectual disability
  • microcephaly
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4 Sep 2020, Gel status: 0

Created, Added New Source, Set mode of inheritance, Set publications, Set Phenotypes

Zornitza Stark (Australian Genomics)

gene: UGP2 was added gene: UGP2 was added to Severe microcephaly. Sources: Expert list Mode of inheritance for gene: UGP2 was set to BIALLELIC, autosomal or pseudoautosomal Publications for gene: UGP2 were set to 31820119 Phenotypes for gene: UGP2 were set to Epileptic encephalopathy; intellectual disability; microcephaly Review for gene: UGP2 was set to GREEN gene: UGP2 was marked as current diagnostic