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Severe Paediatric Disorders

Gene: HEXB

Green List (high evidence)

HEXB (hexosaminidase subunit beta)
EnsemblGeneIds (GRCh38): ENSG00000049860
EnsemblGeneIds (GRCh37): ENSG00000049860
OMIM: 606873, Gene2Phenotype
HEXB is in 14 panels

1 review

Louise Daugherty (Genomics England Curator)

I don't know

Initial gene list (NGC_genelist-20190823_GREEN_dis_moi_forCuration_20200211.xlsx) collated by Dr Courtney French (University of Cambridge University Hospital NHS Foundation), Dr Karyn Megy (Clinical Feedback Lead, NIHR BioResource - Rare Diseases Study, University of Cambridge University Hospital NHS Foundation), Dr Alba Sanchis-Juan (NIHR BioResource - Rare Diseases Study, University of Cambridge University Hospital NHS Foundation) and Lucy Raymond (Professor of Medical Genetics and Neurodevelopment, University of Cambridge University Hospital NHS Foundation). Submitted to the PanelApp resource January 2020 on behalf of the Next Generation Children Project, Addenbrookes' Hospital, Cambridge. Gene Symbol submitted: HEXB; Recommended initial gene rating: Green List (high evidence); Phenotypes: Sandhoff disease, infantile, juvenile, and adult forms, 268800 (3); Mode of inheritance: Autosomal recessive
Created: 20 Feb 2020, 5:20 p.m. | Last Modified: 20 Feb 2020, 5:20 p.m.
Panel Version: 0.12

History Filter Activity

21 Feb 2020, Gel status: 3

Set mode of inheritance

Louise Daugherty (Genomics England Curator)

Mode of inheritance for gene HEXB was changed from to BIALLELIC, autosomal or pseudoautosomal

20 Feb 2020, Gel status: 3

Set publications

Louise Daugherty (Genomics England Curator)

Publications for gene HEXB were updated from to 30847515

20 Feb 2020, Gel status: 3

Set Phenotypes

Louise Daugherty (Genomics England Curator)

Added phenotypes Sandhoff disease, infantile, juvenile, and adult forms, 268800 for gene: HEXB

20 Feb 2020, Gel status: 3

Set Phenotypes

Louise Daugherty (Genomics England Curator)

Added phenotypes Sandhoff disease, infantile, juvenile, and adult forms, 268800 for gene: HEXB

20 Feb 2020, Gel status: 3

Set Phenotypes

Louise Daugherty (Genomics England Curator)

Added phenotypes Sandhoff disease, infantile, juvenile, and adult forms, 268800 for gene: HEXB

19 Feb 2020, Gel status: 3

Set Phenotypes

Louise Daugherty (Genomics England Curator)

Added phenotypes Sandhoff disease, infantile, juvenile, and adult forms, 268800 for gene: HEXB

14 Feb 2020, Gel status: 3

Added New Source

Louise Daugherty (Genomics England Curator)

Source Next Generation Children Project was added to HEXB.

14 Feb 2020, Gel status: 3

Added New Source, Status Update

Louise Daugherty (Genomics England Curator)

Source Expert Review Green was added to HEXB. Rating Changed from Red List (low evidence) to Green List (high evidence)

14 Feb 2020, Gel status: 1

Created, Added New Source, Set mode of inheritance

Louise Daugherty (Genomics England Curator)

gene: HEXB was added gene: HEXB was added to Severe Paediatric Disorders. Sources: Expert list Mode of inheritance for gene: HEXB was set to