Pigmentary skin disorders

Gene: OCA2

Green List (high evidence)

OCA2 (OCA2 melanosomal transmembrane protein)
EnsemblGeneIds (GRCh38): ENSG00000104044
EnsemblGeneIds (GRCh37): ENSG00000104044
OMIM: 611409, Gene2Phenotype
OCA2 is in 7 panels

1 review

Rebecca Foulger (Genomics England curator)

Green List (high evidence)

This gene was part of an initial gene list collated by Thomas Cullup, GOSH and Veronica Kinsler, UCL, 25.Jan.2019 on behalf of the GMS Skin Specialist Test Group. Gene Symbol submitted: OCA2; Suggested initial gene rating: Green; Evidence for inclusion: none provided; Evidence for exclusion: none provided; Technical notes (e.g. non-coding/CNV mutations requiring coverage?): none provided.
Created: 31 Jan 2019, 11:31 a.m.


Mode of Inheritance
BIALLELIC, autosomal or pseudoautosomal
  • London North GLH
  • Expert Review Green
  • Oculocutaneous albinism
Clinvar variants
Variants in OCA2
Panels with this gene

History Filter Activity

18 Feb 2019, Gel status: 4

Added New Source

Rebecca Foulger (Genomics England curator)

Source London North GLH was added to OCA2.

31 Jan 2019, Gel status: 4

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

Rebecca Foulger (Genomics England curator)

gene: OCA2 was added gene: OCA2 was added to Pigmentary skin disorders. Sources: Expert Review Green,NHS GMS Mode of inheritance for gene: OCA2 was set to BIALLELIC, autosomal or pseudoautosomal Phenotypes for gene: OCA2 were set to Oculocutaneous albinism