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Submissions for variant NM_004104.5(FASN):c.2722G>A (p.Glu908Lys)

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Submitter RCV SCV Clinical significance Condition Last evaluated Review status Method Comment
Invitae RCV000813852 SCV000954232 uncertain significance Epileptic encephalopathy 2018-08-06 criteria provided, single submitter clinical testing This sequence change replaces glutamic acid with lysine at codon 908 of the FASN protein (p.Glu908Lys). The glutamic acid residue is moderately conserved and there is a small physicochemical difference between glutamic acid and lysine. This variant is present in population databases (rs764010871, ExAC 0.01%). This variant has not been reported in the literature in individuals with FASN-related disease. Algorithms developed to predict the effect of missense changes on protein structure and function (SIFT, PolyPhen-2, Align-GVGD) all suggest that this variant is likely to be tolerated, but these predictions have not been confirmed by published functional studies and their clinical significance is uncertain. In summary, the available evidence is currently insufficient to determine the role of this variant in disease. Therefore, it has been classified as a Variant of Uncertain Significance.

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