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General information
Gene symbol INSR
Gene name insulin receptor
Chromosome 19
Chromosomal band p13.3-p13.2
Imprinted Unknown
Genomic reference NG_008852.2
Transcript reference NM_000208.2
Exon/intron information NM_000208.2 exon/intron table
Associated with diseases Donohue syndrome (Leprechaunism), Hyperinsulinemic hypoglycemia familial 5, hyperplasia, pineal, insulin-resistant diabetes mellitus, somatic abnormalities, Insulin-resistant diabetes mellitus and acanthosis nigricans
Citation reference(s) -
Refseq URL Genomic reference sequence
Curators (1) Global Variome, with Curator vacancy
Total number of public variants reported 51
Unique public DNA variants reported 40
Individuals with public variants 158
Hidden variants 62
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Notes Establishment of this gene variant database (LSDB) was performed by Johan den Dunnen, supported by Global Variome.
Date created May 03, 2013
Date last updated March 29, 2021
Version INSR:210329

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_000208.2.
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 6091
Entrez Gene 3643
PubMed articles INSR
OMIM - Gene 147670
OMIM - Diseases Donohue syndrome (Leprechaunism)
Hyperinsulinemic hypoglycemia familial 5
hyperplasia, pineal, insulin-resistant diabetes mellitus, somatic abnormalities
Insulin-resistant diabetes mellitus and acanthosis nigricans
GeneCards INSR
GeneTests INSR
Orphanet INSR

Active transcripts




NCBI ID     

NCBI Protein ID     

00010071 19 transcript variant 1 NM_000208.2 NP_000199.2 51

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