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GENATLAS PHENOTYPE
last update : 13/04/2006
Symbol SFMS
Location Xq13.3
Name Smith-Fineman-Myers syndrome
Corresponding gene ATRX
Main clinical features
  • severe mental retardation, microcephaly, growth failure, facial anomalies and bilateral cryptorchidism overlapping with the ATRX syndrome
  • Genetic determination sex linked
    Function/system disorder metabolism/porphyrin and heme
    mental retardation
    Type disease
    Gene product
    Name transcription regulator XH2 (ATRX)
    Remark(s) no mutations in the ATRX gene have been reported in the original families, thus allelism with ATRX syndrome is not proven