EPILEPSY, GENERALIZED JUVENILE MYOCLONIC

ADRA2B, CACNB4, CASR, CERS1, CLCN2, CNTN2, CSTB, EFHC1, EPM2A, GABRA1, GABRD, GOSR2, KCNC1, KCNMA1, KCTD7, LMNB2, NHLRC1, PRDM8, PRICKLE1, PRICKLE2, SCARB2, SLC6A1, TBC1D24

Description

Scientific Background

  • Epilepsy with myoclonic-atonic seizures (MAE) (SLC6A1, AD)
  • Familial infantile myoclonic epilepsy (FIME) (TBC1D24, AR)
  • Familial myoclonic epilepsy of adulthood 2 (ADRA2B, AD)
  • Familial myoclonic epilepsy of adulthood 5 (CNTN2, AR)
  • Generalized epilepsy with paroxysmal dyskinesia (GEPD) (KCNMA1, AD)
  • Idiopathic generalized epilepsy type 8 (CASR, AD)
  • Juvenile myoclonic epilepsy type 1 (EJM1) (EFHC1, AD)
  • Juvenile myoclonic epilepsy type 5 (EJM5) (GABRA1, AD)
  • Juvenile myoclonic epilepsy type 6 (EJM6) (CACNB4, AD)
  • Juvenile myoclonic epilepsy type 7 (EJM7) (GABRD, AD)
  • Juvenile myoclonic epilepsy type 8 (EJM8) (CLCN2, AD)
  • Progressive myoclonus epilepsy type 10 (PME10) (PRDM8, AR)
  • Progressive myoclonus epilepsy type 1A (PME1A) (Unverricht and Lundborg) (CSTB, AR)
  • Progressive myoclonus epilepsy type 1B (PME1B) (Unverricht and Lundborg) (PRICKLE1, AR)
  • Progressive myoclonus epilepsy type 2A (PME2A; Lafora) (EPM2A, AR)
  • Progressive myoclonus epilepsy type 2B (PME2B; Lafora) (NHLRC1, AR)
  • Progressive myoclonus epilepsy type 3 with or without intracellular inclusions (PME3) (KCTD7, AR)
  • Progressive myoclonus epilepsy type 4 with or without renal failure (PME4) (SCARB2, AR)
  • Progressive myoclonus epilepsy type 5 (PME5) (PRICKLE2, AD)
  • Progressive myoclonus epilepsy type 6 (PME6) (GOSR2, AR)
  • Progressive myoclonus epilepsy type 7 (PME7) (KCNC1, AD)
  • Progressive myoclonus epilepsy type 8 (PME8) (CERS1, AR)
  • Progressive myoclonus epilepsy type 9 (PME9) (LMNB2, AR)

 

Disorders are inherited in an autosomal dominant (AD) or autosomal recessive (AR) pattern. Genes in bold are core genes.

 

Epilepsy, juvenile myoclonic

Genes: CACNB4, CASR, CLCN2, EFHC1, GABRA1, GABRD, KCNMA1, SLC6A1, TBC1D24

 

Epilepsy, progressive myoclonic

Genes: CERS1, CSTB, EPM2A, GOSR2, KCNC1, KCTD7, LMNB2, NHLRC1, PRDM8, PRICKLE1, SCARB2

 

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GENES

ADRA2B, CACNB4, CASR, CERS1, CLCN2, CNTN2, CSTB, EFHC1, EPM2A, GABRA1, GABRD, GOSR2, KCNC1, KCNMA1, KCTD7, LMNB2, NHLRC1, PRDM8, PRICKLE1, PRICKLE2, SCARB2, SLC6A1, TBC1D24

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