Laboratory for Molecular Diagnostics
Center for Nephrology and Metabolic Disorders

BBS12 gene

The BBS12 gene is responsible for autosomal recessive Bardet-Biedl syndrome 12.


Clinic Method Carrier testing
Turnaround 5
Specimen type genomic DNA
Clinic Method Genomic sequencing of the entire coding region
Turnaround 10
Specimen type genomic DNA
Clinic Method Massive parallel sequencing
Turnaround 25
Specimen type genomic DNA

Related Diseases:

Bardet-Biedl syndrome 12



Stoetzel C et. al. (2007) Identification of a novel BBS gene (BBS12) highlights the major role of a vertebrate-specific branch of chaperonin-related proteins in Bardet-Biedl syndrome.

Update: Sept. 26, 2018