The GRN gene homepage

An NCL gene variant database
General information
Gene symbol GRN
Gene name granulin
Chromosome 17
Chromosomal band q21.32
Imprinted Unknown
Genomic reference NG_007886.1
Transcript reference NM_002087.2
Exon/intron information NM_002087.2 exon/intron table
Associated with diseases CLN11, FTLDTDP
Citation reference(s) -
Refseq URL Genomic reference sequence
Curators (1) Sara Mole
Total number of public variants reported 446
Unique public DNA variants reported 205
Individuals with public variants 749
Hidden variants 5
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Notes Alias CLN11.
An NCL gene variant database.
Establishment of this 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 29, 2010
Date last updated November 27, 2023
Version GRN:231127

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_002087.2.
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 4601
Entrez Gene 2896
PubMed articles GRN
OMIM - Gene 138945
OMIM - Diseases CLN11 (lipofuscinosis, ceroid, neuronal, type 11 (CLN-11))
GeneCards GRN
GeneTests GRN
Orphanet GRN

Active transcripts




NCBI ID     

NCBI Protein ID     

00008964 17 granulin NM_002087.2 NP_002078.1 446

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