The GRHL2 gene homepage

This database is one of the ”Retinal and hearing impairment genetic variant databases”.
General information
Gene symbol GRHL2
Gene name grainyhead-like 2 (Drosophila)
Chromosome 8
Chromosomal band q22.3
Imprinted Unknown
Genomic reference NG_011971.1
Transcript reference NM_024915.3
Exon/intron information NM_024915.3 exon/intron table
Associated with diseases DFNA, DFNA-28, ECTDS, PPCD
Citation reference(s) -
Refseq URL Genomic reference sequence
Curators (2) Barbara Vona and David Baux
Total number of public variants reported 34
Unique public DNA variants reported 25
Individuals with public variants 222
Hidden variants 2
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Notes The database is curated by the Montpellier Usher group.
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This database is one of the ”Retinal and hearing impairment genetic variant databases”.
Establishment of this gene variant database (LSDB) was supported by the Leiden University Medical Center (LUMC), Leiden, Nederland.
Date created May 03, 2013
Date last updated November 02, 2020
Version GRHL2:201102

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_024915.3.
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 2799
Entrez Gene 79977
PubMed articles GRHL2
OMIM - Gene 608576
OMIM - Diseases DFNA (deafness, nonsyndromic (DFNA, autosomal dominant))
DFNA-28 (deafness, autosomal dominant, type 28 (DFNA-28))
ECTDS (dysplasia, ectodermal/short stature syndrome (ECTDS))
GeneCards GRHL2
GeneTests GRHL2

Active transcripts




NCBI ID     

NCBI Protein ID     

00008922 8 grainyhead-like 2 (Drosophila) NM_024915.3 NP_079191.2 34

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