Genes in panel

Neurodegenerative disorders - adult onset

Gene: NKX6-2

Red List (low evidence)

NKX6-2 (NK6 homeobox 2)
EnsemblGeneIds (GRCh38): ENSG00000148826
EnsemblGeneIds (GRCh37): ENSG00000148826
OMIM: 605955, Gene2Phenotype
NKX6-2 is in 15 panels

4 reviews

Tracy Lester (Genetics laboratory, Oxford UK)

Red List (low evidence)

Spastic ataxia-8 with hypomyelinating leukodystrophy is an autosomal recessive progressive neurodegenerative disorder characterized by onset of primarily motor dysfunction within the first year of life. Childhood onset - red
Created: 2 Sep 2019, 4:06 p.m. | Last Modified: 2 Sep 2019, 4:06 p.m.
Panel Version: 1.99

Mode of inheritance
BIALLELIC, autosomal or pseudoautosomal

Phenotypes
Spastic ataxia 8, autosomal recessive, with hypomyelinating leukodystrophy 617560

Nick Beauchamp (Sheffield Diagnostic Genetics Service)

Red List (low evidence)

Onset in first year of life
Created: 23 Jul 2019, 3:35 p.m. | Last Modified: 23 Jul 2019, 3:35 p.m.
Panel Version: 1.72

Mode of inheritance
BIALLELIC, autosomal or pseudoautosomal

Phenotypes
Spastic ataxia 8, autosomal recessive, with hypomyelinating leukodystrophy 617560

Louise Daugherty (Genomics England Curator)

Red List (low evidence)

As discussed with the GMS Neurology Specialist Test Group webex call 11th September 2019: The Specialist Test Group all agreed that there is only enough evidence to rate this gene Red
Created: 20 Sep 2019, 4:19 p.m. | Last Modified: 20 Sep 2019, 4:19 p.m.
Panel Version: 1.106
Review and rating from Tracy Lester (Oxford Medical Genetics Laboratories Oxford University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust) on behalf of Wessex and West Midlands GLH for GMS Neurology specialist test group. All the green and amber, except for the genes with triplet repeats, were reviewed.
Created: 2 Sep 2019, 4:46 p.m. | Last Modified: 2 Sep 2019, 4:46 p.m.
Panel Version: 1.101
Review and rating submitted by Nick Beauchamp (Sheffield Diagnostic genetics Service), on behalf of Yorkshire and North East GLH for GMS Neurology specialist test group.
Created: 23 Jul 2019, 3:51 p.m. | Last Modified: 23 Jul 2019, 3:51 p.m.
Panel Version: 1.74
Review and rating submitted byJames Polke (North Bristol NHS Trust), unless specified in the review comment, on behalf of London North GLH for GMS Neurology specialist test group.
Created: 23 Apr 2019, 5:35 p.m.

James Polke (Neurogenetics Laboratory, Institute of Neurology, London)

Red List (low evidence)

History Filter Activity

20 Sep 2019, Gel status: 1

Added New Source, Status Update

Louise Daugherty (Genomics England Curator)

Source Expert Review Red was added to NKX6-2. Rating Changed from Green List (high evidence) to Red List (low evidence)

2 Sep 2019, Gel status: 3

Added New Source

Louise Daugherty (Genomics England Curator)

Source Wessex and West Midlands GLH was added to NKX6-2.

23 Jul 2019, Gel status: 3

Added New Source

Louise Daugherty (Genomics England Curator)

Source Yorkshire and North East GLH was added to NKX6-2.

23 Apr 2019, Gel status: 4

Added New Source

Louise Daugherty (Genomics England Curator)

Source NHS GMS was added to NKX6-2.

23 Apr 2019, Gel status: 4

Added New Source

Louise Daugherty (Genomics England Curator)

Source London North GLH was added to NKX6-2.

25 Jan 2019, Gel status: 4

Panel promoted to version 1.0

Louise Daugherty (Genomics England Curator)

Louise Daugherty: Comment on phenotypes: amended

18 Dec 2018, Gel status: 4

Set Phenotypes

Rebecca Foulger (Genomics England curator)

Added phenotypes Spastic ataxia 8, autosomal recessive, with hypomyelinating leukodystrophy 617560 for gene: NKX6-2

18 Dec 2018, Gel status: 4

Set Phenotypes

Rebecca Foulger (Genomics England curator)

Added phenotypes Spastic ataxia 8, autosomal recessive, with hypomyelinating leukodystrophy 617560 for gene: NKX6-2

18 Dec 2018, Gel status: 4

Created, Added New Source, Set mode of inheritance, Set publications, Set Phenotypes

Rebecca Foulger (Genomics England curator)

gene: NKX6-2 was added gene: NKX6-2 was added to Neurodegenerative disorders - adult onset. Sources: Expert Review Green Mode of inheritance for gene: NKX6-2 was set to BIALLELIC, autosomal or pseudoautosomal Publications for gene: NKX6-2 were set to 15601927; 28575651 Phenotypes for gene: NKX6-2 were set to Spastic ataxia 8, autosomal recessive, with hypomyelinating leukodystrophy 617560