abnormal pituicyte morphology Gene Set

Dataset MPO Gene-Phenotype Associations
Category disease or phenotype associations
Type phenotype
Description any structural anomaly of the distinctive fusiform cells present in the pars nervosa of the posterior pituitary gland which resemble astrocytes/glial cells of the CNS and assist in the storage and release of neurohypophysial hormones (Mammalian Phenotype Ontology, MP_0013340)
External Link http://www.informatics.jax.org/searches/Phat.cgi?id=MP:0013340
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3 gene mutations causing the abnormal pituicyte morphology phenotype in transgenic mice from the MPO Gene-Phenotype Associations dataset.

Symbol Name
POU3F2 POU class 3 homeobox 2
SIM1 single-minded family bHLH transcription factor 1
SMPD3 sphingomyelin phosphodiesterase 3, neutral membrane (neutral sphingomyelinase II)