Gene Symbol: KC6
Description: keratoconus gene 6
Species: human

Top Publications

  1. Rabinowitz Y, Dong L, Wistow G. Gene expression profile studies of human keratoconus cornea for NEIBank: a novel cornea-expressed gene and the absence of transcripts for aquaporin 5. Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci. 2005;46:1239-46 pubmed
    ..One cluster of six clones came from an apparently novel gene (designated KC6) located on chromosome 18 at p12.3...
  2. Bradfield J, Taal H, Timpson N, Scherag A, Lecoeur C, Warrington N, et al. A genome-wide association meta-analysis identifies new childhood obesity loci. Nat Genet. 2012;44:526-31 pubmed publisher
    ..These two loci also yielded directionally consistent associations in a previous meta-analysis of adult BMI(1). ..