myotonic dystrophy type 1 Gene Set

Dataset GAD Gene-Disease Associations
Category disease or phenotype associations
Type disease
Description A myotonic disease that is characterized by progressive muscle wasting and weakness affecting the distal skeletal and smooth muscles of lower legs, hands, neck, and face along with myotonia and cataracts and has_physical_basis_in the autosomal dominant inheritance of the DMPK gene containing an expansion of a CTG trinucleotide repeat in the non-coding region. (Human Disease Ontology, DOID_11722)
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6 genes associated with the disease myotonic dystrophy type 1 in GWAS and other genetic association datasets from the GAD Gene-Disease Associations dataset.

Symbol Name
ATN1 atrophin 1
ATXN1 ataxin 1
ATXN8OS ATXN8 opposite strand (non-protein coding)
DMPK dystrophia myotonica-protein kinase
FRAXA fragile site, folic acid type, rare, fra(X)(q27.3) A (macroorchidism, mental retardation)
HTT huntingtin