The PEX6 gene homepage

This database is one of the dbPEX gene variant databases.
General information
Gene symbol PEX6
Gene name peroxisomal biogenesis factor 6
Chromosome 6
Chromosomal band p22-p11
Imprinted Unknown
Genomic reference NG_008370.1
Transcript reference NM_000287.3
Exon/intron information NM_000287.3 exon/intron table
Associated with diseases HMLR2, PBD-4B, PBD4A
Citation reference(s) -
Refseq URL Genomic reference sequence
Curators (2) Nancy Braverman and Steven Steinberg
Total number of public variants reported 266
Unique public DNA variants reported 173
Individuals with public variants 328
Hidden variants 6
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Notes This database is one of the dbPEX gene variant databases.
Establishment of this gene variant database (LSDB) was supported by the Leiden University Medical Center (LUMC), Leiden, Nederland.
Date created May 05, 2006
Date last updated September 15, 2020
Version PEX6:200915

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_000287.3.
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
HGNC 8859
Entrez Gene 5190
PubMed articles PEX6
OMIM - Gene 601498
OMIM - Diseases HMLR2 (syndrome, Heimler, type 2 (HMLR2))
PBD-4B (peroxisome biogenesis disorder, type 4B (PBD-4B))
PBD4A (peroxisome biogenesis disorder, type 4A (PBD4A, Zellweger))
GeneCards PEX6
GeneTests PEX6

Active transcripts




NCBI ID     

NCBI Protein ID     

00015987 6 peroxisomal biogenesis factor 6 NM_000287.3 NP_000278.3 266

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