The GARS gene homepage

This database is one of the gene variant databases from the Leiden Muscular Dystrophy pages
General information
Gene symbol GARS
Gene name glycyl-tRNA synthetase
Chromosome 7
Chromosomal band p15
Imprinted Unknown
Genomic reference LRG_243
Transcript reference NM_002047.2
Exon/intron information NM_002047.2 exon/intron table
Associated with diseases CMT-2D, HMN-5A
Citation reference(s) -
Refseq URL Genomic reference sequence
Curators (1) Johan den Dunnen
Total number of public variants reported 142
Unique public DNA variants reported 86
Individuals with public variants 327
Hidden variants 2
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Notes This database is one of the gene variant databases from the:.
Variants involved in Inherited Peripheral Neuropathies are also collected by the IPNMDB. All variants submitted here will be shared with the IPNMDB.
Date created May 23, 2012
Date last updated February 08, 2021
Version GARS:210208

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_002047.2.
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
HGNC 4162
Entrez Gene 2617
PubMed articles GARS
OMIM - Gene 600287
OMIM - Diseases CMT-2D (Charcot-Marie-Tooth disease, type 2D (CMT-2D))
HMN-5A (neuropathy, motor, distal, hereditary, type Va (HMN-5A))
GeneCards GARS
GeneTests GARS
Orphanet GARS

Active transcripts




NCBI ID     

NCBI Protein ID     

00008352 7 glycyl-tRNA synthetase NM_002047.2 NP_002038.2 142

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