abnormal urogenital fold morphology Gene Set

Dataset MPO Gene-Phenotype Associations
Category disease or phenotype associations
Type phenotype
Description any structural anomaly of the pair of folds derived from the cloacal folds which give rise to a portion of the external genitalia; in male embryos they close over the urethral plate and fuse to form the spongy (penile) urethra and ventral aspect of the penis, not including the glans; failure of fusion of the urethral folds leads to hypospadias; in female embryos they fuse only anterior to the anus and form the labia minora (Mammalian Phenotype Ontology, MP_0011835)
External Link http://www.informatics.jax.org/searches/Phat.cgi?id=MP:0011835
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2 gene mutations causing the abnormal urogenital fold morphology phenotype in transgenic mice from the MPO Gene-Phenotype Associations dataset.

Symbol Name
BMP5 bone morphogenetic protein 5
FOXC1 forkhead box C1