The MYO7A gene homepage

This database is one of the ”Retinal and hearing impairment genetic variant databases”.
General information
Gene symbol MYO7A
Gene name myosin VIIA
Chromosome 11
Chromosomal band q13.5
Imprinted Unknown
Genomic reference NG_009086.1
Transcript reference NM_000260.3
Exon/intron information NM_000260.3 exon/intron table
Associated with diseases DFN, DFNA1, DFNA11, DFNB, DFNB2, USH, USH1, USH1B
Citation reference(s) -
Refseq URL Genomic reference sequence
Curators (1) David Baux
Total number of public variants reported 4686
Unique public DNA variants reported 976
Individuals with public variants 1798
Hidden variants 669
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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 February 17, 2010
Date last updated January 25, 2023
Version MYO7A:230125

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_000260.3.
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 KMeyeDB
USMA (Usher Syndrome Missense Analysis
Deafness Variation Database
HGNC 7606
Entrez Gene 4647
PubMed articles MYO7A
OMIM - Gene 276903
OMIM - Diseases DFNA1 (deafness, autosomal dominant, type 1)
DFNA11 (deafness, autosomal dominant, type 11 (DFNA-11))
DFNB2 (deafness, autosomal recessive, type 2 (DFNB-2))
USH1B (Usher syndrome, type Ib (USH-1B))
GeneCards MYO7A
GeneTests MYO7A
Orphanet MYO7A

Active transcripts




NCBI ID     

NCBI Protein ID     

00001646 11 transcript variant 1 NM_000260.3 NP_000251.3 4686

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