small meibomian gland Gene Set

Dataset MPO Gene-Phenotype Associations
Category disease or phenotype associations
Type phenotype
Description decreased size of the meibum-secreting modified lobulated sebaceous glands located at the rim of the eyelids inside the tarsal plate (Mammalian Phenotype Ontology, MP_0013388)
External Link http://www.informatics.jax.org/searches/Phat.cgi?id=MP:0013388
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3 gene mutations causing the small meibomian gland phenotype in transgenic mice from the MPO Gene-Phenotype Associations dataset.

Symbol Name
SCD stearoyl-CoA desaturase (delta-9-desaturase)
TGFA transforming growth factor, alpha
TWIST2 twist family bHLH transcription factor 2