small parathyroid gland Gene Set

Dataset MPO Gene-Phenotype Associations
Category disease or phenotype associations
Type phenotype
Description decreased size of the two small, paired endocrine glands, usually found embedded in the connective tissue capsule on the posterior surface of the thyroid gland; they secrete parathyroid hormone (PTH) that regulates calcium and phosphorous metabolism (Mammalian Phenotype Ontology, MP_0003113)
External Link http://www.informatics.jax.org/searches/Phat.cgi?id=MP:0003113
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4 gene mutations causing the small parathyroid gland phenotype in transgenic mice from the MPO Gene-Phenotype Associations dataset.

Symbol Name
ECE1 endothelin converting enzyme 1
GCM2 glial cells missing homolog 2 (Drosophila)
HOXA1 homeobox A1
PHC1 polyhomeotic homolog 1 (Drosophila)