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Submissions for variant NM_000117.2(EMD):c.607del (p.Arg203fs) (rs1569552106)

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Submitter RCV SCV Clinical significance Condition Last evaluated Review status Method Comment
Invitae RCV000706552 SCV000835609 pathogenic Emery-Dreifuss muscular dystrophy 1, X-linked 2018-06-12 criteria provided, single submitter clinical testing This sequence change results in a premature translational stop signal in the EMD gene (p.Arg203Alafs*34). While this is not anticipated to result in nonsense mediated decay, it is expected to disrupt the last 52 amino acids of the EMD protein. This variant is not present in population databases (ExAC no frequency). This variant has been observed in an individual affected with Emery-Dreifuss muscular dystrophy (PMID: 21697856). A different truncation (p.Pro208Leufs*29) that lies downstream of this variant has been determined to be pathogenic (PMID: 8595407, 9195226). This suggests that deletion of this region of the EMD protein is causative of disease. For these reasons, this variant has been classified as Pathogenic.

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