synostosis involving bones of the fingers Gene Set

Dataset HPO Gene-Disease Associations
Category disease or phenotype associations
Type phenotype
Description An abnormal union between bones or parts of bones of the fingers. The synonymous term symphalangism of the hand may be translated as fusions of bones of varying digree, that involve at least one phalangeal bone of the hand. If bony fusions are revered to as Symphalangism the fusion occurs in a proximo-distal axis. Fusions of bones of the fingers in a radio-ulnar axis are refered to as bony Syndactyly. (Human Phenotype Ontology, HP_0009700)
External Link http://compbio.charite.de/hpoweb/showterm?id=HP:0009700
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5 genes associated with the synostosis involving bones of the fingers phenotype by mapping known disease genes to disease phenotypes from the HPO Gene-Disease Associations dataset.

Symbol Name
GDF5 growth differentiation factor 5
IHH indian hedgehog
NOG noggin
PTDSS1 phosphatidylserine synthase 1
TFAP2B transcription factor AP-2 beta (activating enhancer binding protein 2 beta)