The MYO15A gene homepage

This database is one of the ”Retinal and hearing impairment genetic variant databases”.
General information
Gene symbol MYO15A
Gene name myosin XVA
Chromosome 17
Chromosomal band p11.2
Imprinted Unknown
Genomic reference NG_011634.1
Transcript reference NM_016239.3
Exon/intron information NM_016239.3 exon/intron table
Associated with diseases DFN, DFNB, DFNB3
Citation reference(s) PubMed: Vona 2014
Refseq URL Genomic reference sequence
Curators (2) David Baux and Camille Cenni
Total number of public variants reported 536
Unique public DNA variants reported 382
Individuals with public variants 257
Hidden variants 23
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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 April 05, 2012
Date last updated July 06, 2022
Version MYO15A:220706

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_016239.3.
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
External URL Deafness Gene Mutation Database
Deafness Variation Database
HGNC 7594
Entrez Gene 51168
PubMed articles MYO15A
OMIM - Gene 602666
OMIM - Diseases DFNB3 (deafness, autosomal recessive, type 3 (DFNB-3))
GeneCards MYO15A
GeneTests MYO15A
Orphanet MYO15A

Active transcripts




NCBI ID     

NCBI Protein ID     

00000746 17 myosin XVA NM_016239.3 NP_057323.3 536

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