nuclear cataract Gene Set

Dataset HPO Gene-Disease Associations
Category disease or phenotype associations
Type phenotype
Description A nuclear cataract is an opacity or clouding that develops in the lens nucleus. That is, a nuclear cataract is one that is located in the center of the lens. The nucleus tends to darken changing from clear to yellow and sometimes brown. (Human Phenotype Ontology, HP_0100018)
External Link http://compbio.charite.de/hpoweb/showterm?id=HP:0100018
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9 genes associated with the nuclear cataract phenotype by mapping known disease genes to disease phenotypes from the HPO Gene-Disease Associations dataset.

Symbol Name
CRYBB1 crystallin, beta B1
CRYBB3 crystallin, beta B3
CRYGC crystallin, gamma C
FTL ferritin, light polypeptide
GJA8 gap junction protein, alpha 8, 50kDa
HSF4 heat shock transcription factor 4
NHS Nance-Horan syndrome (congenital cataracts and dental anomalies)
VIM vimentin
WFS1 Wolfram syndrome 1 (wolframin)