Inherited white matter disorders

Gene: ERCC8

Green List (high evidence)

ERCC8 (ERCC excision repair 8, CSA ubiquitin ligase complex subunit)
EnsemblGeneIds (GRCh38): ENSG00000049167
EnsemblGeneIds (GRCh37): ENSG00000049167
OMIM: 609412, Gene2Phenotype
ERCC8 is in 18 panels

2 reviews

Ellen McDonagh (Genomics England Curator)

Comment on list classification: Gene rated green and diagnostic-grade by expert reviewer. It is a confirmed DD gene for Cockayne syndrome Type A. Multiple variants reported in OMIM. On the Minimum recommended gene list for broad spectrum genetic testing for single-nucleotide variants associated with leukodystrophies and genetic leukoencephalopathies reported in PMID: 25655951 for Cockayne syndrome; UV-sensitive syndrome.
Created: 16 Aug 2016, 10:48 a.m.

Ian Berry (Leeds Genetics Laboratory)

Green List (high evidence)

Mode of inheritance
BIALLELIC, autosomal or pseudoautosomal

Phenotypes
General Leukodystrophy & Mitochondrial Leukoencephalopathy

Publications

  • Parikh et al. Molecular Genetics and Metabolism 114 (2015) 501_638

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

History Filter Activity

6 Oct 2016, Gel status: 4

panel promoted to version 1

Ellen McDonagh (Genomics England Curator)

6th Oct 2016: Panel promoted to version 1 after expert review and input, further curation and clinical input.

16 Aug 2016, Gel status: 4

Gene classified by Genomics England curator

Ellen McDonagh (Genomics England Curator)

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

16 Aug 2016, Gel status: 4

Set Phenotypes

Ellen McDonagh (Genomics England Curator)

Phenotypes for ERCC8 were set to Cockayne Syndrome;UV-sensitive syndrome;General Leukodystrophy & Mitochondrial Leukoencephalopathy

16 Aug 2016, Gel status: 4

Set publications

Ellen McDonagh (Genomics England Curator)

Publications for ERCC8 were set to 25655951

16 Aug 2016, Gel status: 4

Gene classified by Genomics England curator

Ellen McDonagh (Genomics England Curator)

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

4 Aug 2016, Gel status: 0

Added New Source

Ian Berry (Leeds Genetics Laboratory)

ERCC8 was added to Inherited white matter disorderspanel. Sources: Expert list

4 Aug 2016, Gel status: 0

Created

Ian Berry (Leeds Genetics Laboratory)

ERCC8 was created by [email protected]