Pigmentary skin disorders

Gene: TERT

Green List (high evidence)

TERT (telomerase reverse transcriptase)
EnsemblGeneIds (GRCh38): ENSG00000164362
EnsemblGeneIds (GRCh37): ENSG00000164362
OMIM: 187270, Gene2Phenotype
TERT is in 26 panels

2 reviews

Tom Cullup (Great Ormond Street Hospital)

Green List (high evidence)

Mode of inheritance
BOTH monoallelic and biallelic, autosomal or pseudoautosomal

Phenotypes
DYSKERATOSIS CONGENITA, AUTOSOMAL DOMINANT 2; DKCA2, DYSKERATOSIS CONGENITA, AUTOSOMAL RECESSIVE 4, INCLUDED; DKCB4, INCLUDED

Publications

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: TERT; 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 DYSKERATOSIS CONGENITA, AUTOSOMAL DOMINANT 2; DKCA2, DYSKERATOSIS CONGENITA, AUTOSOMAL RECESSIVE 4, INCLUDED; DKCB4, INCLUDED for gene: TERT Publications for gene TERT were changed from to 17785587; 18460650

18 Feb 2019, Gel status: 4

Added New Source

Rebecca Foulger (Genomics England curator)

Source London North GLH was added to TERT.

31 Jan 2019, Gel status: 4

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

Rebecca Foulger (Genomics England curator)

gene: TERT was added gene: TERT was added to Pigmentary skin disorders. Sources: Expert Review Green,NHS GMS Mode of inheritance for gene: TERT was set to BOTH monoallelic and biallelic, autosomal or pseudoautosomal Phenotypes for gene: TERT were set to Melanoma; Dyskeratosis congenita