The SACS gene homepage

General information
Gene symbol SACS
Gene name spastic ataxia of Charlevoix-Saguenay (sacsin)
Chromosome 13
Chromosomal band q11
Imprinted Unknown
Genomic reference NG_012342.1
Transcript reference NM_014363.5
Exon/intron information NM_014363.5 exon/intron table
Associated with diseases ataxia, SACS, spastic ataxia
Citation reference(s) -
Refseq URL Genomic reference sequence
Curators (2) Bernard Brais and Marie-Josée Dicaire
Total number of public variants reported 612
Unique public DNA variants reported 373
Individuals with public variants 444
Hidden variants 34
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Notes The SACSIN database was initiated at McGill University by Isabelle Thiffault, Jean-Pierre Bouchard, Jean Mathieu and Bernard Brais. In February 2013 the data were moved to a LOVD-powered database
Establishment of this gene variant database (LSDB) was supported by the Leiden University Medical Center (LUMC), Leiden, Nederland.
Date created April 29, 2010
Date last updated November 01, 2022
Version SACS:221101

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_014363.5.
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 original SACSIN homepage
HGNC 10519
Entrez Gene 26278
PubMed articles SACS
OMIM - Gene 604490
OMIM - Diseases SACS (ataxia, spastic, Charlevoix-Saguenay type (SACS))
GeneCards SACS
GeneTests SACS
Orphanet SACS

Active transcripts




NCBI ID     

NCBI Protein ID     

00024113 13 transcript variant 1 NM_014363.5 NP_055178.3 612

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