Severe microcephalyGene: WDR37
Comment on list classification: New gene added by Zornitza Stark (Australian Genomics). This gene is associated with a relevant phenotype in OMIM and Gene2Phenotype. There is enough evidence to support this gene-disease association. This gene should be rated Green at the next review.
Created: 4 May 2021, 3:08 p.m. | Last Modified: 4 May 2021, 3:08 p.m.
Panel Version: 2.115
Summary: 7/9 individuals reported with neurooculocardiogenitourinary syndrome had microcephaly. 5 had measurements provided and were severe (-3SD).
PMID 31327510: 4 individuals with de novo missense variants reported, with Neurooculocardiogenitourinary syndrome. All four have microcephaly - 49.5cm at 21yo, 40.2cm at 22mo (-4.8SD), 47.4cm at 7.5yo.
PMID 31327508: 5 probands with de novo missense variants, 3 with microcephaly (0th centile, <3rd centile (-5SD), and 11th centile)
Sources: Expert list
Created: 31 Aug 2020, 11:13 a.m.
Mode of inheritance
MONOALLELIC, autosomal or pseudoautosomal, NOT imprinted
Neurooculocardiogenitourinary syndrome MIM#618652
Variants in this GENE are reported as part of current diagnostic practice
Gene: wdr37 has been classified as Amber List (Moderate Evidence).
Tag Q2_21_rating tag was added to gene: WDR37.
Phenotypes for gene: WDR37 were changed from Neurooculocardiogenitourinary syndrome MIM#618652 to Neurooculocardiogenitourinary syndrome, OMIM:618652
gene: WDR37 was added gene: WDR37 was added to Severe microcephaly. Sources: Expert list Mode of inheritance for gene: WDR37 was set to MONOALLELIC, autosomal or pseudoautosomal, NOT imprinted Publications for gene: WDR37 were set to 31327508; 31327510 Phenotypes for gene: WDR37 were set to Neurooculocardiogenitourinary syndrome MIM#618652 Review for gene: WDR37 was set to GREEN