Muscular Dystrophy, Duchenne Gene Set

Dataset CTD Gene-Disease Associations
Category disease or phenotype associations
Type disease
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://ctdbase.org/detail.go?type=disease&acc=MESH:D020388
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6 genes/proteins associated with the disease Muscular Dystrophy, Duchenne from the curated CTD Gene-Disease Associations dataset.

Symbol Name Standardized Value
DMD dystrophin 2.88009
MYF6 myogenic factor 6 (herculin) 2.88009
POSTN periostin, osteoblast specific factor 2.88009
TGFB1 transforming growth factor, beta 1 2.88009
CCL2 chemokine (C-C motif) ligand 2 2.88009
CD4 CD4 molecule 2.88009