Duchenne muscular dystrophy Gene Set

Dataset ClinVar Gene-Phenotype Associations
Category disease or phenotype associations
Type phenotype
Description A muscular dystrophy that has_material_basis_in X-linked disease caused by mutations in the DMD gene found on the X chromosome. It is characterized by rapidly progressing muscle weakness and muscle atrophy initially involving the lower extremities and eventually affecting the whole body. It affects males whereas females can be carriers. The symptoms start before the age of six and may appear at infancy. (Human Disease Ontology, DOID_11723)
External Link http://www.omim.org/entry/310200
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1 genes associated with the Duchenne muscular dystrophy phenotype from the curated ClinVar Gene-Phenotype Associations dataset.

Symbol Name
DMD dystrophin