Hereditary ataxia

Gene: HEXA

Green List (high evidence)

HEXA (hexosaminidase subunit alpha)
EnsemblGeneIds (GRCh38): ENSG00000213614
EnsemblGeneIds (GRCh37): ENSG00000213614
OMIM: 606869, Gene2Phenotype
HEXA is in 17 panels

1 review

Jonathan Williams (Oxford Medical Genetics Laboratories, Oxford University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust)

Green List (high evidence)

Fine. Lots of evidence in literature
Created: 24 Nov 2015, 4:57 p.m.

Mode of inheritance
BIALLELIC, autosomal or pseudoautosomal

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

History Filter Activity

9 Jan 2019, Gel status: 3

Set Phenotypes

Louise Daugherty (Genomics England Curator)

Phenotypes for gene: HEXA were changed from to GM2-gangliosidosis, several forms, 272800; Tay-Sachs disease, 272800

11 Jul 2016, Gel status: 4

Gene classified by Genomics England curator

emma baple (Genomics England Curator)

This gene has been classified as Green List (High Evidence).

11 Jul 2016, Gel status: 4

Gene classified by Genomics England curator

emma baple (Genomics England Curator)

This gene has been classified as Green List (High Evidence).

6 Jul 2015, Gel status: 1

Added New Source

Ellen McDonagh (Genomics England Curator)

HEXA was added to Hereditary ataxiapanel. Sources: UKGTN