Laboratory for Molecular Diagnostics
Center for Nephrology and Metabolic Disorders

Immunoglobulin superfamily member 1

The IGSF1 gene encodes a receptor protein expressed in the pituitary gland. Mutations cause central hypothyroidism and testicular enlargement.

Genetests:

Clinic 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:

Central hypothyroidism and testicular enlargement
IGSF1

References:

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Sun Y et al. (2012) Loss-of-function mutations in IGSF1 cause an X-linked syndrome of central hypothyroidism and testicular enlargement.

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Frattini A et al. (1996) Computer gene mapping by Eagl-based STSs.

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Nagase T et al. (1997) Prediction of the coding sequences of unidentified human genes. VII. The complete sequences of 100 new cDNA clones from brain which can code for large proteins in vitro.

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Mazzarella R et al. (1998) Cloning and expression of an immunoglobulin superfamily gene (IGSF1) in Xq25.

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Frattini A et al. (1998) Identification and genomic organization of a gene coding for a new member of the cell adhesion molecule family mapping to Xq25.

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Bernard DJ et al. (2003) Normal reproductive function in InhBP/p120-deficient mice.

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Orphanet article

Orphanet ID 330232 [^]
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NCBI article

NCBI 3547 [^]
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OMIM.ORG article

Omim 300137 [^]
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Wikipedia article

Wikipedia EN (IGSF1) [^]
Update: April 29, 2019