Gene: NPC2

Red List (low evidence)

NPC2 (NPC intracellular cholesterol transporter 2)
EnsemblGeneIds (GRCh38): ENSG00000119655
EnsemblGeneIds (GRCh37): ENSG00000119655
OMIM: 601015, Gene2Phenotype
NPC2 is in 17 panels

2 reviews

Ellen McDonagh (Genomics England Curator)

Please note that phenotypes that already existed for this gene panel (viewed under Gene Summary) and Ensembl transcripts were accidently uploaded under Peter Clayton (UCL Institute of Child Health)'s review and were not suggested by him. We are working on a fix in PanelApp to correct this.
Created: 5 Nov 2015, 5:19 p.m.

Peter Clayton (UCL Institute of Child Health)

Red List (low evidence)

NPC can occasionally cause liver failure in infancy so hyperammonaemia possible in this context
Created: 5 Nov 2015, 4:51 p.m.

Mode of inheritance
BIALLELIC, autosomal or pseudoautosomal

Niemann Pick C Type 2

History Filter Activity

22 Nov 2016, Gel status: 1

panel promoted to version 1

Sarah Leigh (Genomics England Curator)

Promoted to version 1 on 22nd November 2016

5 May 2015, Gel status: 1

Added New Source

Eik Haraldsdottir (Genomics England)

NPC2 was added to Hyperammonaemiapanel. Sources: Emory Genetics Laboratory