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General information
Gene symbol BDNF
Gene name brain-derived neurotrophic factor
Chromosome 11
Chromosomal band p14.1
Imprinted Unknown
Genomic reference NG_011794.1
Transcript reference NM_170735.5
Associated with diseases BULN-1, BULN-2, OCD, WAGRO
Citation reference(s) -
Curators (1) Global Variome, with Curator vacancy
Total number of public variants reported 23
Unique public DNA variants reported 18
Individuals with public variants 3
Hidden variants 1
Date created May 03, 2013
Date last updated September 17, 2021
Version BDNF:210917

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NCBI Sequence Viewer Show distribution histogram of variants in the NCBI Sequence Viewer

Links to other resources
HGNC 1033
Entrez Gene 627
PubMed articles BDNF
OMIM - Gene 113505
OMIM - Diseases BULN-1 (bulimia nervosa, susceptibility to, type 1 (BULN-1))
BULN-2 (bulimia nervosa, susceptibility to, type 2 (BULN-2))
OCD (obsessive compulsive disorder (OCD))
Orphanet BDNF

Active transcripts




NCBI ID     

NCBI Protein ID     

00003354 11 transcript variant 1 NM_170735.5 NP_733931.1 23

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