Coffin-Siris syndrome

Recommended panel testing at Breda Genetics for this condition: Coffin-Siris syndrome (ARID1A, ARID1B, ARID2, DPF2, SMARCA4, SMARCB1, SMARCE1, SOX11) The fifth digit syndrome Coffin-Siris syndrome (also known as fifth digit syndrome) is a very rare genetic syndrome. Even though the condition is highly variable, the main hallmarks are abnormalities of the fifth finger, developmental disability […]

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Newly identified genes in Rett-like patients

Rett and Rett-like disorders Breda Genetics panel recommended for this conditions: Rett and Rett-like syndrome disorders (MECP2, FOXG1, CDKL5, MEF2C, TCF4, GABRD, WDR45, SMC1A) Rett syndrome (RTT) is a severe neurodevelopmental disorder affecting the central nervous system. Being most frequently transmitted as an X-linked dominant disorder caused by MECP2 mutations (90% of cases), RTT primarily affects […]

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Histone-modification disorders

Recommended panel testing at Breda Genetics for this condition: Histone-modification disorders and their differential diagnosis (incl. Wiedemann-Steiner, Kabuki, Coffin-Siris, Nicolaides-Baraitser, and Cornelia de Lange syndromes) (ARID1A, ARID1B, HDAC8, NIPBL, KMT2A, KMT2D, KDM6A, SMARCA2, SMARCA4, SMARCB1, SMARCE1, SMC1A, SMC3, RAD21) Summary Histone modification is a epigenetic mechanism by which more than 100 different post-translational modifications may occur at […]

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