LOVD BRCA2 homepage

General information
Gene name BReast CAncer 2 - literature unclassified variants
Gene symbol BRCA2
Chromosome Location 13q12.3
Database location chromium.liacs.nl
Curator Maaike Vreeswijk and Peter Devilee
PubMed references View all (unique) PubMed references in the BRCA2 database
Date of creation January 01, 2008
Last update June 25, 2014
Version BRCA2 140625
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Reference sequence file coding DNA reference sequence for describing sequence variants
Genomic refseq ID NG_012772.1
Transcript refseq ID NM_000059.3
Exon/intron information Exon/intron information table
Total number of unique DNA variants reported 535
Total number of individuals with variant(s) 1009
Total number of variants reported 1020
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Graphical displays and utilities
Summary tables Summary of all sequence variants in the BRCA2 database, sorted by type of variant (with graphical displays and statistics)
Reading-frame checker The Reading-frame checker generates a prediction of the effect of whole-exon changes
UCSC Genome Browser Show variants in the UCSC Genome Browser (compact view)
Ensembl Genome Browser Show variants in the Ensembl Genome Browser (compact view)
NCBI Sequence Viewer Show distribution histogram of variants in the NCBI Sequence Viewer

Sequence variant tables
Unique sequence variants Listing of all unique sequence variants in the BRCA2 database, without patient data
Complete sequence variant listing Listing of all sequence variants in the BRCA2 database
Variants with no known pathogenicity Listing of all BRCA2 variants reported to have no noticeable phenotypic effect (note: excluding variants of unknown effect)

Search the database
By type of variant View all sequence variants of a certain type
Simple search Query the database by selecting the most important variables (exon number, type of variant, disease phenotype)
Advanced search Query the database by selecting a combination of variables
Based on patient origin View all variants based on your patient origin search terms

Links to other resources
HGNC 1101
Entrez Gene 675
OMIM - Gene 600185
OMIM - Disease breast-ovarian cancer-2, familial (BROVCA2)
HGMD BRCA2
GeneCards BRCA2
GeneTests BRCA2
External link Orphanet

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