SCIENTIFIC BACKGROUND

CHRNA2, KCNQ2, KCNQ3, PRRT2, SCN2A, SCN8A

Scientific Background

  • Benign familial infantile seizures (BFIS) CHRNA2)
  • BFIS2 (PRRT2)
  • BFIS3 (SCN2A)
  • BFIS5 (SCN8A)
  • Benign familial neonatal seizures 1 (BFNS1) (KCNQ2)
  • BFNS2 (KCNQ3)

 

Disorders are inherited in an autosomal dominant pattern. Genes in bold are core genes.

 

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GENES

CHRNA2, KCNQ2, KCNQ3, PRRT2, SCN2A, SCN8A

ASSOCIATED TESTS

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