The G6PD gene homepage

NOTE: when referring to this database please cite Minucci 2012.
General information
Gene symbol G6PD
Gene name glucose-6-phosphate dehydrogenase
Chromosome X
Chromosomal band q28
Imprinted Unknown
Genomic reference LRG_148
Transcript reference NM_000402.3, NM_001042351.1
Exon/intron information NM_000402.3 exon/intron table, NM_001042351.1 exon/intron table
Associated with diseases favism, HAG, MLRS
Citation reference(s) -
Refseq URL Genomic reference sequence
Curators (1) Ettore Capoluongo
Total number of public variants reported 11089
Unique public DNA variants reported 278
Individuals with public variants 10564
Hidden variants 41
Download all this gene's data Download all data
Notes MANE select NM_001360016.2
NOTE: when referring to this database please cite Minucci 2012.
Date created March 06, 2009
Date last updated May 26, 2023
Version G6PD:230526

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_000402.3, NM_001042351.1.
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 4057
Entrez Gene 2539
PubMed articles G6PD
OMIM - Gene 305900
OMIM - Diseases favism (favism, susceptibility to)
HAG (anemia, hemolytic, due to G6PD deficiency (HAG, incl favism))
MLRS (malaria, susceptibility to)
GeneCards G6PD
GeneTests G6PD
Orphanet G6PD

Active transcripts




NCBI ID     

NCBI Protein ID     

00025456 X transcript variant 1 NM_000402.3 NP_000393.4 11084
00025458 X transcript variant 2 NM_001042351.1 NP_001035810.1 11077

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