short stature Gene Set

Dataset GAD Gene-Disease Associations
Category disease or phenotype associations
Type disease
Description A height below that which is expected according to age and gender norms. Although there is no universally accepted definition of short stature, many refer to short stature as height more than 2 standard deviations below the mean for age and gender (or below the 3rd percentile for age and gender dependent norms). (Human Phenotype Ontology, HP_0004322)
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3 genes associated with the disease short stature in GWAS and other genetic association datasets from the GAD Gene-Disease Associations dataset.

Symbol Name
GHR growth hormone receptor
IGF1 insulin-like growth factor 1 (somatomedin C)
SHOX short stature homeobox