Mutations

APP E246K

Overview

Pathogenicity: Alzheimer's Disease : Unclear Pathogenicity
Clinical Phenotype: Alzheimer's Disease
Reference Assembly: GRCh37 (105)
Position: Chr21:27394285 G>A
dbSNP ID: rs147485129
Coding/Non-Coding: Coding
Mutation Type: Point, Missense
Codon Change: GAG to AAG
Reference Isoform: APP Isoform APP770 (770 aa)
Genomic Region: Exon 6

Findings

This variant was detected in an individual with apparently sporadic AD (Frigerio et al., 2015).  There was no family history of dementia.  Other than a diagnosis of AD, clinical details related to this individual were not reported.

Neuropathology

Unknown.

Biological Effect

Unknown. In silico, the E246K variant was predicted to be possibly damaging by PolyPhen2.

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References

Other Citations

  1. Frigerio et al., 2015

Further Reading

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Protein Diagram

Primary Papers

  1. . On the identification of low allele frequency mosaic mutations in the brains of Alzheimer's disease patients. Alzheimers Dement. 2015 Apr 29; PubMed.

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