delayed optic fissure closure Gene Set

Dataset MPO Gene-Phenotype Associations
Category disease or phenotype associations
Type phenotype
Description late onset of the initiation and/or completion of closure of the transient gap in the ventral margin of the developing optic cup; fusion of the optic fissure begins with apposition of the inferior lips of the ventral-most optic cup and continues anteriorly toward its rim and posteriorly along the optic stalk (Mammalian Phenotype Ontology, MP_0012536)
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5 gene mutations causing the delayed optic fissure closure phenotype in transgenic mice from the MPO Gene-Phenotype Associations dataset.

Symbol Name
GDF11 growth differentiation factor 11
PAX2 paired box 2
PITX2 paired-like homeodomain 2
RPL24 ribosomal protein L24
RPS7 ribosomal protein S7