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Paediatric or syndromic cardiomyopathy

Gene: DES

Green List (high evidence)

DES (desmin)
EnsemblGeneIds (GRCh38): ENSG00000175084
EnsemblGeneIds (GRCh37): ENSG00000175084
OMIM: 125660, Gene2Phenotype
DES is in 17 panels

2 reviews

Ivone Leong (Genomics England Curator)

Green List (high evidence)

Submitted on behalf of the GMS Cardiology specialist group. The group has agreed that this gene should be Green on this panel.
Created: 2 Dec 2019, 3:58 p.m. | Last Modified: 2 Dec 2019, 3:58 p.m.
Panel Version: 0.16

Rebecca Whittington (South West GLH)

Green List (high evidence)

Cardiomyopathy, dilated, 1I OMIM# 604765;Myopathy, myofibrillar, 1 OMIM#601419; Scapuloperoneal syndrome, neurogenic, Kaeser type OMIM#181400
Created: 25 Mar 2019, 4:30 p.m.
HGMD: 24 variants assoc DCM - 12 DM. Included in review of DCM genes: Dalin 2017 International Journal of Cardiology 228 (2017) 742748, Hershberger 2013 Nat Rev Cardiol 10:531 and Pugh (2014) Genet Med 16, 601. Otten Heart Rhythm 2010;7:1058 1064: variant in a deceased brother and sister with ARVC, the brother presented age 9 and the sister was in her teens both died in their 20s, father also affected with cardiomyopathy - pathogenic variant detected.
Created: 25 Mar 2019, 4:27 p.m.

Mode of inheritance
BOTH monoallelic and biallelic, autosomal or pseudoautosomal

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

History Filter Activity

2 Dec 2019, Gel status: 3

Added New Source

Ivone Leong (Genomics England Curator)

Source NHS GMS was added to DES.

4 Sep 2019, Gel status: 3

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

Ivone Leong (Genomics England Curator)

gene: DES was added gene: DES was added to Cardiomyopathies - including childhood onset. Sources: Expert Review Green,South West GLH Mode of inheritance for gene: DES was set to BOTH monoallelic and biallelic, autosomal or pseudoautosomal Phenotypes for gene: DES were set to Cardiomyopathy, dilated, 1I,