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General information
Gene symbol GLB1
Gene name galactosidase, beta 1
Chromosome 3
Chromosomal band p22.3
Imprinted Unknown
Genomic reference NG_009005.1
Transcript reference NM_000404.2
Associated with diseases gangliosidosis, gangliosidosis-I, gangliosidosis-II, gangliosidosis-III, MPS4B
Citation reference(s) -
Curators (1) Global Variome, with Curator vacancy
Total number of public variants reported 227
Unique public DNA variants reported 106
Individuals with public variants 157
Hidden variants 4
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Notes 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 April 05, 2011
Date last updated November 30, 2021
Version GLB1:211130

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Links to other resources
Homepage URL
HGNC 4298
Entrez Gene 2720
PubMed articles GLB1
OMIM - Gene 611458
OMIM - Diseases gangliosidosis-I (gangliosidosis, GM1, type I)
gangliosidosis-II (gangliosidosis, GM1, type II)
gangliosidosis-III (gangliosidosis, GM1 type III)
MPS4B (mucopolysaccharidosis, type IVB (MPS4B))
GeneCards GLB1
GeneTests GLB1
Orphanet GLB1

Active transcripts




NCBI ID     

NCBI Protein ID     

00000171 3 galactosidase, beta 1, transcript variant 1 NM_000404.2 NP_000395.2 227

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