ascending aorta aneurysm Gene Set

Dataset MPO Gene-Phenotype Associations
Category disease or phenotype associations
Type phenotype
Description a protruding sac formed by the dilation of the wall of the of the part of the aorta that arises from the base of the left ventricle and extends upward to the aortic arch, resulting from a weakening of the vessel wall (Mammalian Phenotype Ontology, MP_0010661)
External Link http://www.informatics.jax.org/searches/Phat.cgi?id=MP:0010661
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4 gene mutations causing the ascending aorta aneurysm phenotype in transgenic mice from the MPO Gene-Phenotype Associations dataset.

Symbol Name
EFEMP2 EGF containing fibulin-like extracellular matrix protein 2
FBN1 fibrillin 1
TGFBR1 transforming growth factor, beta receptor 1
TGFBR2 transforming growth factor, beta receptor II (70/80kDa)