GK gene homepage

This database is one of the gene variant databases from the Leiden Muscular Dystrophy pages
General information
Gene symbol GK
Gene name glycerol kinase
Chromosome X
Chromosomal band p21.3
Imprinted Not imprinted
Genomic reference NG_008178.1
Transcript reference NM_001205019.1
Exon/intron information NM_001205019.1 exon/intron table
Associated with diseases GKD
Citation reference(s) -
Refseq URL Genomic reference sequence
Curators (2) Johan den Dunnen and LOVD-team, but with Curator vacancy
Total number of public variants reported 103
Unique public DNA variants reported 74
Individuals with public variants 136
Hidden variants 0
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Notes This database is one of the gene variant databases from the:
Date created October 01, 2009
Date last updated August 22, 2019
Version GK:190822

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_001205019.1.
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 https://www.LOVD.nl/GK
HGNC 4289
Entrez Gene 2710
PubMed articles GK
OMIM - Gene 300474
OMIM - Diseases GKD (deficiency, glycerol kinase (GKD))
GeneCards GK
GeneTests GK

Active transcripts




NCBI ID     

NCBI Protein ID     

00024013 X transcript variant 4 NM_001205019.1 NP_001191948.1 103

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