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Rare syndromic craniosynostosis or isolated multisuture synostosis

Gene: LMX1B

Red List (low evidence)

LMX1B (LIM homeobox transcription factor 1 beta)
EnsemblGeneIds (GRCh38): ENSG00000136944
EnsemblGeneIds (GRCh37): ENSG00000136944
OMIM: 602575, Gene2Phenotype
LMX1B is in 17 panels

3 reviews

Tracy Lester (Genetics laboratory, Oxford UK)

Red List (low evidence)

AW report case with L203P. CSS not associated with LOF variants. ; Review on behalf of Tracy Lester and Andrew Wilkie
Created: 5 Mar 2019, 11:33 a.m.

Nail-patella syndrome - LOF

Eleanor Williams (Genomics England Curator)

I don't know

This gene was part of an initial gene list collated by Tracy Lester, Oxford Medical Genetics Laboratories, Oxford University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust, February 2019 on behalf of the GMS Musculoskeletal Specialist Group; Gene symbol submitted: LMX1B; Suggested initial gene rating: red
Created: 5 Mar 2019, 11:21 a.m.

Andrew Wilkie (University of Oxford)

Red List (low evidence)

Heterozygous loss of function causes nail patella syndrome. p.Leu203Phe may cause additional phenotypes through gain-of-function, but no independent reports
Created: 14 Sep 2015, 11:59 a.m.

Mode of inheritance
MONOALLELIC, autosomal or pseudoautosomal, NOT imprinted


Mode of pathogenicity
Loss-of-function variants (as defined in pop up message) DO NOT cause this phenotype - please provide details in the comments

History Filter Activity

11 May 2019, Gel status: 1

Set Phenotypes

Eleanor Williams (Genomics England Curator)

Added phenotypes Nail-patella syndrome - LOF for gene: LMX1B

5 Mar 2019, Gel status: 1

Added New Source

Eleanor Williams (Genomics England Curator)

Source NHS GMS was added to LMX1B.

1 Feb 2016, Gel status: 1

Gene classified by Genomics England curator

Richard Scott (Genomics England Curator)

This gene has been classified as Red List (Low Evidence).

27 Jul 2015, Gel status: 0

Added New Source

Eik Haraldsdottir (Genomics England)

LMX1B was added to Craniosynostosis syndromespanel. Sources: Expert list