Details for disease: myopia


Myopia is the most common ocular disorder worldwide, and high myopia in particular is one of the leading causes of blindness. Nonsyndromic, high myopia is highly heritable, and to date a few causative genes have been identified. It was reported that high myopia with cataract and vitreoretinal degeneration (MCVD) is caused by homozygous mutation in the LEPREL1 (P3H2) gene.


Title
myopia
KEGG ID
H02041    (more details)
OMIM ID
DisGeNet ID
C0027092    (more details)
Involved Genes
COL2A1 / SCO2 / ZNF644 / PRIMPOL / LRPAP1 / SLC39A5 / P4HA2 / ARR3 / CPSF1 / P3H2 / BMP2 / COL9A1 / GRIA4 / LAMA2 / SIX6 / RASGRF1 / RDH5 / IRX5 / KCNQ5 / GJD2 / PRSS56 /

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