SLC35A2

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A change in the SLC35A2 gene was identified in a female, age 2 with congenital disorder of glycosylation, type IIm (read full description).

Date of Report

Nov 18, 2016

Full Name

Solute carrier family 35 member A2

Location
Chromosome X (Xp11.23)
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Function

The SLC35A2 gene codes for a nucleotide sugar transporter that is important in the glycosylation process (Maszczak-Seneczko et al., 2015).

Database Links

GeneCards: GC0XM048903

Genetics Home Reference: SLC35A2 gene

NCBI Gene: 7355

OMIM: 314375

UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot: P78381

Clinical Significance

Changes in the SLC35A2 gene have been found in individuals with congenital disorder of glycosylation, type IIm. A change in the SLC35A2 gene was identified in a UDN participant with features of this condition.

Gene SLC35A2
Inheritance Pattern X-linked
Position ChrX:48767120
Transcript NM_005660
DNA Change c.245G>T Participant is 15.5% mosaic for this variant
Protein Change p.C82F
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