The MYH9 gene homepage

General information
Gene symbol MYH9
Gene name myosin, heavy chain 9, non-muscle
Chromosome 22
Chromosomal band q13.1
Imprinted Unknown
Genomic reference NG_011884.1
Transcript reference NM_002473.4
Exon/intron information NM_002473.4 exon/intron table
Associated with diseases DFNA-17, ESS, FTNS, MATINS, MTCPSD, SBS
Citation reference(s) -
Refseq URL Genomic reference sequence
Curators (1) Anna Savoia
Total number of public variants reported 271
Unique public DNA variants reported 148
Individuals with public variants 78
Hidden variants 16
Date created May 03, 2013
Date last updated February 08, 2021
Version MYH9:210208

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_002473.4.
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
External URL Orphanet
Hereditary Hearing Loss Homepage
HGNC 7579
Entrez Gene 4627
PubMed articles MYH9
OMIM - Gene 160775
OMIM - Diseases DFNA-17 (deafness, autosomal dominant, type 17 (DFNA-17))
ESS (Epstein syndrome (ESS))
FTNS (Fechtner syndrome (FTNS))
MTCPSD (macrothrombocytopenia and progressive sensorineural deafness (MTCPSD))
SBS (Sebastian syndrome (SBS))
GeneCards MYH9
GeneTests MYH9
Orphanet MYH9

Active transcripts




NCBI ID     

NCBI Protein ID     

00014141 22 myosin, heavy chain 9, non-muscle NM_002473.4 NP_002464.1 271

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