Neurological ciliopathies

Gene: TMEM216

Green List (high evidence)

TMEM216 (transmembrane protein 216)
EnsemblGeneIds (GRCh38): ENSG00000187049
EnsemblGeneIds (GRCh37): ENSG00000187049
OMIM: 613277, Gene2Phenotype
TMEM216 is in 24 panels

2 reviews

Ellen McDonagh (Genomics England Curator)

Comment on list classification: Promoted from red to green due to expert review. ARG73LEU rs201108965 reported in multiple Ashkenazi Jewish families with Joubert syndrome-2 (a founder mutation). Additional variants reported in Turkish, Tunisian, and Palestinian cases with Joubert syndrome-2 or Meckel syndrome 2.
Created: 28 Aug 2016, 8:22 a.m.

Penny Clouston (Oxford)

Green List (high evidence)

On current diagnostic panel; positive families in patient cohort. Evidence from the literature.
Common Ashkenazi Jewish variant.
Created: 16 Mar 2016, 3:25 p.m.

Mode of inheritance
BIALLELIC, autosomal or pseudoautosomal

Joubert syndrome: Meckel-Gruber syndrome


Variants in this GENE are reported as part of current diagnostic practice

History Filter Activity

25 Jul 2019, Gel status: 3

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

Ellen McDonagh (Genomics England Curator)

gene: TMEM216 was added gene: TMEM216 was added to Neurological ciliopathies. Sources: Expert Review Green Mode of inheritance for gene: TMEM216 was set to BIALLELIC, autosomal or pseudoautosomal Publications for gene: TMEM216 were set to 22282472; 20036350; 20512146 Phenotypes for gene: TMEM216 were set to Joubert syndrome: Meckel-Gruber syndrome; Joubert syndrome with oculorenal defect; Meckel syndrome; Joubert syndrome 2