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Submissions for variant NM_021625.4(TRPV4):c.2452C>T (p.Arg818Cys) (rs776544875)

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Total submissions: 2
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Submitter RCV SCV Clinical significance Condition Last evaluated Review status Method Comment
GeneDx RCV000236792 SCV000292851 uncertain significance not provided 2015-04-30 criteria provided, single submitter clinical testing The R818C variant has not been published as pathogenic, nor has it been reported as a benign polymorphism to our knowledge. It was not observed in approximately 6,500 individuals of European and African American ancestry in the NHLBI Exome Sequencing Project, indicating it is not a common benign variant in these populations. The R818C variant is a non-conservative amino acid substitution, which is likely to impact secondary protein structure as these residues differ in polarity, charge, size and/or other properties. Additionally, this substitution occurs at a position that is conserved across species, and in silico analysis predicts this variant is probably damaging to the protein structure/function. However, missense variants in nearby residues have not been reported in the Human Gene Mutation Database in association with TRPV4-related disorders (Stenson et al., 2014). Therefore, based on the currently available information, it is unclear whether this variant is a pathogenic or a rare benign variant.
Invitae RCV000645556 SCV000767306 uncertain significance Charcot-Marie-Tooth disease type 2C 2018-08-15 criteria provided, single submitter clinical testing This sequence change replaces arginine with cysteine at codon 818 of the TRPV4 protein (p.Arg818Cys). The arginine residue is moderately conserved and there is a large physicochemical difference between arginine and cysteine. This variant is present in population databases (rs776544875, ExAC 0.001%). This variant has not been reported in the literature in individuals with TRPV4-related disease. ClinVar contains an entry for this variant (Variation ID: 245760). Algorithms developed to predict the effect of missense changes on protein structure and function do not agree on the potential impact of this missense change (SIFT: "Deleterious"; PolyPhen-2: "Possibly Damaging"; Align-GVGD: "Class C0"). 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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