Pigmentary skin disorders

Gene: PORCN

Green List (high evidence)

PORCN (porcupine O-acyltransferase)
EnsemblGeneIds (GRCh38): ENSG00000102312
EnsemblGeneIds (GRCh37): ENSG00000102312
OMIM: 300651, Gene2Phenotype
PORCN is in 12 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: PORCN; 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.

Details

Mode of Inheritance
X-LINKED: hemizygous mutation in males, monoallelic mutations in females may cause disease (may be less severe, later onset than males)
Sources
  • London North GLH
  • NHS GMS
  • Expert Review Green
Phenotypes
  • Focal dermal hypoplasia
  • Angioma serpiginosa
OMIM
300651
Clinvar variants
Variants in PORCN
Penetrance
None
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 PORCN.

31 Jan 2019, Gel status: 4

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

Rebecca Foulger (Genomics England curator)

gene: PORCN was added gene: PORCN was added to Pigmentary skin disorders. Sources: Expert Review Green,NHS GMS Mode of inheritance for gene: PORCN was set to X-LINKED: hemizygous mutation in males, monoallelic mutations in females may cause disease (may be less severe, later onset than males) Phenotypes for gene: PORCN were set to Focal dermal hypoplasia; Angioma serpiginosa