The CAV3 gene homepage

This database is one of the gene variant databases from the "Leiden Muscular Dystrophy pages" (LMDp).
General information
Gene symbol CAV3
Gene name caveolin 3
Chromosome 3
Chromosomal band p25
Imprinted Unknown
Genomic reference LRG_329
Transcript reference NM_033337.2
Exon/intron information NM_033337.2 exon/intron table
Associated with diseases CMH1, hCK, LGMD1C, LQT9, MPDT, RMD2
Citation reference(s) -
Refseq URL Genomic reference sequence
Curators (1) Global Variome, with Curator vacancy
Total number of public variants reported 457
Unique public DNA variants reported 128
Individuals with public variants 734
Hidden variants 34
Notes This database is one of the gene variant databases from the "Leiden Muscular Dystrophy pages" (LMDp).
Date created April 21, 1998
Date last updated January 22, 2023
Version CAV3:230122

Graphical displays and utilities
Graphs Graphs displaying summary information of all variants in the database »
Reading frame checker The Reading-frame checker generates a prediction of the effect of whole-exon changes. Active for: NM_033337.2.
UCSC Genome Browser Show variants in the UCSC Genome Browser (full view, compact view)
Ensembl Genome Browser Show variants in the Ensembl Genome Browser (full view, compact view)
NCBI Sequence Viewer Show distribution histogram of variants in the NCBI Sequence Viewer

Links to other resources
Homepage URL
External URL CAV3 gene hompage
HGNC 1529
Entrez Gene 859
PubMed articles CAV3
OMIM - Gene 601253
OMIM - Diseases CMH1 (cardiomyopathy, hypertrophic, familial, type 1 (CMH-1))
hCK (hyperCKemia (hCK, elevated serum creatine phosphokinase))
LGMD1C (dystrophy, muscular, limb-girdle, type 1C (LGMD-1C))
LQT9 (QT syndrome, long, type 9 (LQT-9))
MPDT (myopathy, distal, Tateyama type)
RMD2 (disease, muscle, rippling, type 2)
GeneCards CAV3
GeneTests CAV3
Orphanet CAV3

Active transcripts




NCBI ID     

NCBI Protein ID     

00004407 3 transcript variant 1 NM_033337.2 NP_203123.1 457

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