brittle hair Gene Set

Dataset MPO Gene-Phenotype Associations
Category disease or phenotype associations
Type phenotype
Description Fragile, easily breakable hair, i.e., with reduced tensile strength. (Human Phenotype Ontology, HP_0002299)
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9 gene mutations causing the brittle hair phenotype in transgenic mice from the MPO Gene-Phenotype Associations dataset.

Symbol Name
DSG4 desmoglein 4
ERCC2 excision repair cross-complementation group 2
FOXN1 forkhead box N1
HOXC13 homeobox C13
KRT17 keratin 17, type I
MPZL3 myelin protein zero-like 3
PKP3 plakophilin 3
TGM3 transglutaminase 3
TMEM79 transmembrane protein 79