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Submissions for variant NM_144997.7(FLCN):c.502C>T (p.Arg168Cys) (rs587778367)

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Total submissions: 2
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Submitter RCV SCV Clinical significance Condition Last evaluated Review status Method Comment
Invitae RCV000817735 SCV000958314 uncertain significance Multiple fibrofolliculomas 2019-10-18 criteria provided, single submitter clinical testing This sequence change replaces arginine with cysteine at codon 168 of the FLCN protein (p.Arg168Cys). The arginine residue is highly conserved and there is a large physicochemical difference between arginine and cysteine. This variant is not present in population databases (ExAC no frequency). This variant has not been reported in the literature in individuals with FLCN-related disease. ClinVar contains an entry for this variant (Variation ID: 134425). 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 disruptive, 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.
ITMI RCV000121102 SCV000085270 not provided not specified 2013-09-19 no assertion provided reference population

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