Short-rib thoracic dysplasia with or without polydactyly 16
Short-rib thoracic dysplasia with or without polydactyly type 16 is an autosomal recessive disorder caused by mutations in the IFT52 gene.
Schmidts M et. al. (2013) Mutations in the gene encoding IFT dynein complex component WDR34 cause Jeune asphyxiating thoracic dystrophy.[^]
Girisha KM et. al. (2016) A homozygous nonsense variant in IFT52 is associated with a human skeletal ciliopathy.[^]
Zhang W et. al. (2016) IFT52 mutations destabilize anterograde complex assembly, disrupt ciliogenesis and result in short rib polydactyly syndrome.[^]
Huber C et. al. (2012) Ciliary disorder of the skeleton.[^]