The TAZ gene homepage

The variants collected by the Barth Syndrome Foundation were used to initiate this database
General information
Gene symbol TAZ
Gene name tafazzin
Chromosome X
Chromosomal band q28
Imprinted Not imprinted
Genomic reference NG_009634.1
Transcript reference NM_000116.3
Exon/intron information NM_000116.3 exon/intron table
Associated with diseases BTHS
Citation reference(s) -
Refseq URL Genomic reference sequence
Curators (1) Global Variome, with Curator vacancy
Total number of public variants reported 478
Unique public DNA variants reported 273
Individuals with public variants 341
Hidden variants 9
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Notes The variants collected by the Barth Syndrome Foundation were used to initiate this database
Date created September 13, 2012
Date last updated January 11, 2023
Version TAZ:230111

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_000116.3.
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 Barth Syndrome Foundation
HGNC 11577
Entrez Gene 6901
PubMed articles TAZ
OMIM - Gene 300394
OMIM - Diseases BTHS (MGCA2)
GeneCards TAZ
GeneTests TAZ
Orphanet TAZ

Active transcripts




NCBI ID     

NCBI Protein ID     

00000946 X transcript variant 1 NM_000116.3 NP_000107.1 478

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