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Cardiomyopathies - including childhood onset

Gene: HFE

Amber List (moderate evidence)

HFE (hemochromatosis)
EnsemblGeneIds (GRCh38): ENSG00000010704
EnsemblGeneIds (GRCh37): ENSG00000010704
OMIM: 613609, Gene2Phenotype
HFE is in 16 panels

2 reviews

Ivone Leong (Genomics England Curator)

I don't know

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

Ellen McDonagh (Genomics England Curator)

Green List (high evidence)

This gene was included in Table 1 for a diagnostic test from the MetBioNet guideline - see publications field for URL to the guideline.
Created: 18 Apr 2019, 11:53 a.m.

Haemochromatosis; Iron overload, liver disease, diabetes, hypogonadism; HCM; DCM; Hypertrophic-hypocontractile cardiomyopathy


  • National Metabolic Biochemistry Network Best Practice Guidelines Investigation of An Inherited Metabolic Cause of Cardiomyopathy, Authors: Ann Bowron, Simon Olpin (13 Jul 2012)

History Filter Activity

2 Dec 2019, Gel status: 2

Added New Source, Added New Source, Status Update

Ivone Leong (Genomics England Curator)

Source NHS GMS was added to HFE. Source Expert Review Amber was added to HFE. Rating Changed from Green List (high evidence) to Amber List (moderate evidence)

4 Sep 2019, Gel status: 3

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

Ivone Leong (Genomics England Curator)

gene: HFE was added gene: HFE was added to Cardiomyopathies - including childhood onset. Sources: Expert Review Green,MetBioNet Mode of inheritance for gene: HFE was set to BIALLELIC, autosomal or pseudoautosomal Publications for gene: HFE were set to 27604308 Phenotypes for gene: HFE were set to DCM; Iron overload, liver disease, diabetes, hypogonadism; Hypertrophic-hypocontractile cardiomyopathy; Hereditary haemochromatosis Type 1 (Disorder of iron metabolism); Haemochromatosis; Hemochromatosis, 235200; Hemochromatosis; HCM