The MYH7 gene homepage

This database is one of the gene variant databases from the Leiden Muscular Dystrophy pages
General information
Gene symbol MYH7
Gene name myosin, heavy chain 7, cardiac muscle, beta
Chromosome 14
Chromosomal band q11.2-q13
Imprinted Unknown
Genomic reference NG_007884.1
Transcript reference NM_000257.2
Exon/intron information NM_000257.2 exon/intron table
Associated with diseases CFTD, CMD-1S, CMH-1, MPD-1, MSMA, MSMB, SPMM
Citation reference(s) -
Refseq URL Genomic reference sequence
Curators (1) Johan den Dunnen
Total number of public variants reported 2189
Unique public DNA variants reported 1189
Individuals with public variants 2219
Hidden variants 39
Notes This database is one of the gene variant databases from the:
Date created May 01, 2010
Date last updated November 27, 2020
Version MYH7:201127

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_000257.2.
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 7577
Entrez Gene 4625
PubMed articles MYH7
OMIM - Gene 160760
OMIM - Diseases CFTD (myopathy, congenital, with fiber type disproportion (CFTD))
CMH-1 (cardiomyopathy, hypertrophic, familial, type 1 (CMH-1))
MPD-1 (myopathy, distal, type 1 (MPD-1))
MSMA (myopathy, myosin storage, autosomal dominant (MSMA))
MSMB (myopathy, myosin storage, autosomal recessive (MSMB))
SPMM (myopathy, scapuloperoneal, MYH7-related (SPMM))
GeneCards MYH7
GeneTests MYH7
Orphanet MYH7

Active transcripts




NCBI ID     

NCBI Protein ID     

00014138 14 myosin, heavy chain 7, cardiac muscle, beta NM_000257.2 NP_000248.2 2189

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