Gene Score gda Association Type Type Original DB Sentence supporting the association PMID PMID Year
Entrez Id: 1296
Gene Symbol: COL8A2
COL8A2
0.600 GeneticVariation disease BEFREE Q455V mutation in COL8A2 is associated with Fuchs' corneal dystrophy in Korean patients. 18464802 2009
Entrez Id: 1296
Gene Symbol: COL8A2
COL8A2
0.600 GeneticVariation disease BEFREE Biosynthetic and functional defects in newly identified SLC4A11 mutants and absence of COL8A2 mutations in Fuchs endothelial corneal dystrophy. 25007886 2014
Entrez Id: 6935
Gene Symbol: ZEB1
ZEB1
0.600 AlteredExpression disease BEFREE Furthermore, we find that miR-199b-5p directly and negatively regulates Snai1 and ZEB1, two zinc finger transcription factors that lead to increased ECM deposition in FECD. 31705138 2019
Entrez Id: 1296
Gene Symbol: COL8A2
COL8A2
0.600 GeneticVariation disease BEFREE This is the first study analysing COL8A2 gene in Indian patients with FECD. 20144242 2010
Entrez Id: 1296
Gene Symbol: COL8A2
COL8A2
0.600 GeneticVariation disease BEFREE Inheritance of a novel COL8A2 mutation defines a distinct early-onset subtype of fuchs corneal dystrophy. 15914606 2005
Entrez Id: 1296
Gene Symbol: COL8A2
COL8A2
0.600 GeneticVariation disease BEFREE To characterize histologically Descemet's membrane in an early-onset Fuchs corneal dystrophy (FCD) COL8A2 mutant and compare these findings with corneas from late-onset FCD and normal corneas. 16303941 2005
Entrez Id: 1296
Gene Symbol: COL8A2
COL8A2
0.600 GeneticVariation disease BEFREE The present study used a transgenic Col8a2(Q455K/Q455K) knock-in mouse model of early-onset FECD to identify the endothelial expression profile of specific cellular stress response-related targets, which may be relevant to late-onset FECD. 22956607 2012
Entrez Id: 6935
Gene Symbol: ZEB1
ZEB1
0.600 GeneticVariation disease BEFREE This is the first report of genetic variations in ZEB1 and TCF4 SNP rs613872 in patients with FECD from northern India that suggests a possible role in disease pathogenesis and the regulation of endothelial cell density. 26622166 2015
Entrez Id: 1296
Gene Symbol: COL8A2
COL8A2
0.600 GeneticVariation disease BEFREE The coding regions of known FECD susceptibility genes collagen, type VIII, alpha 2 (COL8A2); solute carrier family 4, sodium borate transporter, member 11 (SLC4A11); and zinc finger E-box binding homeobox 1 (ZEB1 [also known as TCF8]) were Sanger sequenced in the 47 probands using DNA isolated from blood samples. 24348007 2013
Entrez Id: 6935
Gene Symbol: ZEB1
ZEB1
0.600 AlteredExpression disease BEFREE The CTG18.1 repeat expansion may reduce gene expression of TCF4 and ZEB1, suggesting that a mechanism triggering a loss of function may contribute to FECD. 28608272 2017
Entrez Id: 1296
Gene Symbol: COL8A2
COL8A2
0.600 GeneticVariation disease BEFREE To understand the relationship between FECD and central corneal thickness (CCT), we characterized common genetic variation in COL8A2 and TCF4, genes previously implicated in CCT and/or FECD. 23110055 2012
Entrez Id: 1296
Gene Symbol: COL8A2
COL8A2
0.600 GeneticVariation disease BEFREE To perform a genome-wide linkage screen with a single-nucleotide polymorphism (SNP) linkage panel to identify regions of genetic linkage in Fuchs endothelial corneal dystrophy (FECD) and to analyze affected individuals for mutations in the COL8A2 gene. 18502986 2009
Entrez Id: 6935
Gene Symbol: ZEB1
ZEB1
0.600 GeneticVariation disease BEFREE Variation in the COL8A2, SLC4A11, and ZEB1 genes is present in only a small fraction of our African American cases and as such does not appear to significantly contribute to the genetic risk of FECD in African Americans. 24348007 2013
Entrez Id: 1296
Gene Symbol: COL8A2
COL8A2
0.600 GeneticVariation disease BEFREE Investigated were samples of a normal tissue and a tissue with Fuchs' endothelial dystrophy (FECD, cornea Guttata). 30481279 2018
Entrez Id: 6935
Gene Symbol: ZEB1
ZEB1
0.600 GeneticVariation disease BEFREE Missense mutations in TCF8 cause late-onset Fuchs corneal dystrophy and interact with FCD4 on chromosome 9p. 20036349 2010
Entrez Id: 6935
Gene Symbol: ZEB1
ZEB1
0.600 GeneticVariation disease BEFREE Conversely, as the reported ZEB1 missense mutations do not significantly impact protein abundance or nuclear localization, the effect of these mutations on ZEB1 function and their relationship to FECD, if any, remain to be elucidated. 25190660 2014
Entrez Id: 6935
Gene Symbol: ZEB1
ZEB1
0.600 GeneticVariation disease BEFREE Mutations in several genes have been implicated as playing a pathogenic role in the corneal endothelial dystrophies: VSX1 mutations in PPCD1; COL8A2 mutations in PPCD2 and FECD; ZEB1 mutations in PPCD3 and FECD; and SLC4A11 mutations in CHED2 and FECD. 23662738 2013
Entrez Id: 6935
Gene Symbol: ZEB1
ZEB1
0.600 Biomarker disease BEFREE The identification of a novel missense mutation in only one of the patients implied that TCF8 does not play a significant role in the pathogenesis of FECD in this Chinese population. 18172091 2008
Entrez Id: 6935
Gene Symbol: ZEB1
ZEB1
0.600 GeneticVariation disease BEFREE In the keratoconus cohort, a novel heterozygous pathogenic mutation in exon 7 (c.1920G > T; p.Gln640His) of ZEB1 was identified in a family affected with keratoconus and Fuchs' endothelial corneal dystrophy. 23599324 2013
Entrez Id: 1296
Gene Symbol: COL8A2
COL8A2
0.600 Biomarker disease BEFREE However, linkage, association and familial segregation analyses support a role of only one gene in each corneal endothelial dystrophy: ZEB1 in PPCD3, SLC4A11 in CHED2 and COL8A2 in FECD (early onset). 23662738 2013
Entrez Id: 1296
Gene Symbol: COL8A2
COL8A2
0.600 GeneticVariation disease BEFREE The R155Q and T502M mutations of COL8A2 may not be the causative defect in the Japanese FECD and PPMD patients examined in this study. 15175909 2004
Entrez Id: 6935
Gene Symbol: ZEB1
ZEB1
0.600 Biomarker disease BEFREE Here, we report the contribution of ZEB1 and LOXHD1 genes in our sporadic late-onset FECD cohort. 29799290 2018
Entrez Id: 6935
Gene Symbol: ZEB1
ZEB1
0.600 AlteredExpression disease BEFREE These findings suggest that increased expression levels of ZEB1 and Snail1 in FECD cells were responsible for an increased responsiveness to TGF-β present in the aqueous humor and excessive production of ECM. 26302187 2015
Entrez Id: 1296
Gene Symbol: COL8A2
COL8A2
0.600 GeneticVariation disease BEFREE While the early onset, and rarer, form of FECD has been linked to COL8A2 mutations, the more common, late onset form of FECD has genetic mutations linked to only a minority of cases. 28384203 2017
Entrez Id: 1296
Gene Symbol: COL8A2
COL8A2
0.600 GeneticVariation disease BEFREE The absence of pathogenic mutations identified in the COL8A1 or COL8A2 genes in affected members of 15 pedigrees with familial FECD indicates that other genetic factors are involved in the development of this autosomal dominant corneal dystrophy. 16936088 2006