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On this page, you will find information about a genetic change that was identified in a UDN participant. We are trying to find others with the same or similar condition.
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A change in the CTNNAL1 gene was identified in a UDN participant with heart abnormalities, global developmental delay, brain MRI abnormality, and seizures (infantile spasms) that are now well-treated and controlled (read full description).
Feb 23, 2023
Catenin Alpha like 1
The CTNNAL1 gene may be responsible for modulating the Rho pathway signaling by providing a scaffold for the Lbc Rho guanin nucleotide exchange factor (ARHGEF1) (Park et al., 2002).
A de novo change in this gene was identified in a UDN participant. Research is underway to see if this change is causing symptoms in this participant.
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