Pigmentary skin disorders

Gene: PALB2

Green List (high evidence)

PALB2 (partner and localizer of BRCA2)
EnsemblGeneIds (GRCh38): ENSG00000083093
EnsemblGeneIds (GRCh37): ENSG00000083093
OMIM: 610355, Gene2Phenotype
PALB2 is in 28 panels

3 reviews

Tom Cullup (Great Ormond Street Hospital)

Green List (high evidence)

Mode of inheritance
BIALLELIC, autosomal or pseudoautosomal



Catherine Snow (Genomics England)

Comment on mode of inheritance: Advice from clinical team to change PALB2 from Monoallelic to Biallelic. Biallelic form exhibits relevant phenotype.
Created: 28 Nov 2019, 2:16 p.m. | Last Modified: 28 Nov 2019, 2:16 p.m.
Panel Version: 0.16

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: PALB2; 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.

History Filter Activity

12 Dec 2019, Gel status: 3

Set Phenotypes, Set publications

Catherine Snow (Genomics England)

Added phenotypes FANCN; FANCONI ANEMIA, COMPLEMENTATION GROUP N for gene: PALB2 Publications for gene PALB2 were changed from to 17200672

28 Nov 2019, Gel status: 3

Set mode of inheritance

Catherine Snow (Genomics England)

Mode of inheritance for gene: PALB2 was changed from MONOALLELIC, autosomal or pseudoautosomal, NOT imprinted to BIALLELIC, autosomal or pseudoautosomal

18 Feb 2019, Gel status: 4

Added New Source

Rebecca Foulger (Genomics England curator)

Source London North GLH was added to PALB2.

31 Jan 2019, Gel status: 4

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

Rebecca Foulger (Genomics England curator)

gene: PALB2 was added gene: PALB2 was added to Pigmentary skin disorders. Sources: Expert Review Green,NHS GMS Mode of inheritance for gene: PALB2 was set to MONOALLELIC, autosomal or pseudoautosomal, NOT imprinted Phenotypes for gene: PALB2 were set to Fanconi Anaemia