Laboratory for Molecular Diagnostics
Center for Nephrology and Metabolic Disorders

Centrosomal protein of 164 kDa

The gene CEP164 encodes a centrosome associated protein involved in microtubule organization, DNA damage response, and chromosome segregation. Mutations cause autosomal recessive ciliopathy nephronophthisis 15.

Genetests:

Research Method Carrier testing
Turnaround 5 days
Specimen type genomic DNA
Research Method Genomic sequencing of the entire coding region
Turnaround 25 days
Specimen type genomic DNA

Related Diseases:

Nephronophthisis 15
CEP164

References:

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Humbert MC et. al. (2012) ARL13B, PDE6D, and CEP164 form a functional network for INPP5E ciliary targeting.

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Chaki M et. al. (2012) Exome capture reveals ZNF423 and CEP164 mutations, linking renal ciliopathies to DNA damage response signaling.

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Kikuno R et. al. (1999) Prediction of the coding sequences of unidentified human genes. XIV. The complete sequences of 100 new cDNA clones from brain which code for large proteins in vitro.

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Andersen JS et. al. (2003) Proteomic characterization of the human centrosome by protein correlation profiling.

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Graser S et. al. (2007) Cep164, a novel centriole appendage protein required for primary cilium formation.

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Sivasubramaniam S et. al. (2008) Cep164 is a mediator protein required for the maintenance of genomic stability through modulation of MDC1, RPA, and CHK1.

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Pan YR et. al. (2009) UV-dependent interaction between Cep164 and XPA mediates localization of Cep164 at sites of DNA damage and UV sensitivity.

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Update: Sept. 26, 2018