abnormal area postrema morphology Gene Set

Dataset MPO Gene-Phenotype Associations
Category disease or phenotype associations
Type phenotype
Description any structural anomaly of the small, elevated area in the lateral wall of the inferior recess of the fourth ventricle, involved in the control of cardiorespiratory physiology; in addition, the area postrema is the location of the chemotoxic trigger zone at which emesis (vomiting) is induced by various toxins in the blood stream and that affect the hypothalamus to induce taste aversion (Mammalian Phenotype Ontology, MP_0004186)
External Link http://www.informatics.jax.org/searches/Phat.cgi?id=MP:0004186
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2 gene mutations causing the abnormal area postrema morphology phenotype in transgenic mice from the MPO Gene-Phenotype Associations dataset.

Symbol Name
GSX2 GS homeobox 2
PHOX2B paired-like homeobox 2b