Laboratory for Molecular Diagnostics
Center for Nephrology and Metabolic Disorders

Leucine zipper transcription factor-like protein 1

The LZTFL1 gene encodes a protein responsible for ciliary transport. Mutations cause autosomal recessive Bardet-Biedl syndrome 17.

Genetests:

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

Related Diseases:

Bardet-Biedl syndrome 17
LZTFL1

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Hjortshøj TD et. al. (2008) Novel mutations in BBS5 highlight the importance of this gene in non-Caucasian Bardet-Biedl syndrome patients.

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Shah AS et. al. (2008) Loss of Bardet-Biedl syndrome proteins alters the morphology and function of motile cilia in airway epithelia.

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Marion V et. al. (2012) Exome sequencing identifies mutations in LZTFL1, a BBSome and smoothened trafficking regulator, in a family with Bardet--Biedl syndrome with situs inversus and insertional polydactyly.

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Schaefer E et. al. (2014) Mesoaxial polydactyly is a major feature in Bardet-Biedl syndrome patients with LZTFL1 (BBS17) mutations.

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Scheidecker S et. al. (2014) Exome sequencing of Bardet-Biedl syndrome patient identifies a null mutation in the BBSome subunit BBIP1 (BBS18).

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Update: Sept. 26, 2018