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Submissions for variant NM_000059.3(BRCA2):c.462A>T (p.Gln154His) (rs876661040)

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Submitter RCV SCV Clinical significance Condition Last evaluated Review status Method Comment
GeneDx RCV000217287 SCV000279318 uncertain significance not provided 2015-12-27 criteria provided, single submitter clinical testing This variant is denoted BRCA2 c.462A>T at the cDNA level, p.Gln154His (Q154H) at the protein level, and results in the change of a Glutamine to a Histidine (CAA>CAT). Using alternate nomenclature, this variant would be defined as BRCA2 690A>T. This variant has not, to our knowledge, been published in the literature as pathogenic or benign. BRCA2 Gln154His was not observed in approximately 6,500 individuals of European and African American ancestry in the NHLBI Exome Sequencing Project, suggesting it is not a common benign variant in these populations. Since Glutamine and Histidine differ in some properties, this is considered a semi-conservative amino acid substitution. BRCA2 Gln154His occurs at a position that is conserved across species and is not located in a known functional domain (UniProt). In silico analyses are inconsistent regarding the effect this variant may have on protein structure and function. Based on currently available information, it is unclear whether BRCA2 Gln154His is pathogenic or benign. We consider it to be a variant of uncertain significance.

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