The ELOVL4 gene homepage

This database is one of the "Eye disease" gene variant databases.
General information
Gene symbol ELOVL4
Gene name ELOVL fatty acid elongase 4
Chromosome 6
Chromosomal band q14
Imprinted Unknown
Genomic reference NG_009108.2
Transcript reference NM_022726.3
Exon/intron information NM_022726.3 exon/intron table
Associated with diseases ID, STGD-3, Erythrokeratodermia with ataxia, Ichthyosis, spastic quadriplegia, and mental retardation
Citation reference(s) -
Refseq URL Genomic reference sequence
Curators (1) Global Variome, with Curator vacancy
Total number of public variants reported 46
Unique public DNA variants reported 30
Individuals with public variants 94
Hidden variants 2
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Notes This database is one of the "Eye disease" gene variant databases.
Establishment of the database was supported by the European Community's Seventh Framework Programme (FP7/2007-2013) under grant agreement No 200754 - the GEN2PHEN project.
Date created February 13, 2012
Date last updated November 11, 2021
Version ELOVL4:211111

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_022726.3.
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
HGNC 14415
Entrez Gene 6785
PubMed articles ELOVL4
OMIM - Gene 605512
OMIM - Diseases STGD-3 (Macular dystrophy, autosomal dominant, chromosome 6-linked (Stargardt disease, type 3 (STGD-3)))
Erythrokeratodermia with ataxia
Ichthyosis, spastic quadriplegia, and mental retardation
GeneCards ELOVL4
GeneTests ELOVL4
Orphanet ELOVL4

Active transcripts




NCBI ID     

NCBI Protein ID     

00007050 6 ELOVL fatty acid elongase 4 NM_022726.3 NP_073563.1 46

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