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Mutations in the retinol dehydrogenase 12 (RDH12) gene are primarily associated with Leber congenital amaurosis (LCA) type 13, a severe early onset autosomal recessive retinal dystrophy. Only one family with a heterozygous variant, associated with mild retinitis pigmentosa (RP), has been reported. We report a novel heterozygous variant [(c.759del; p.(Phe254Leufs∗24)], resulting in a frameshift and premature termination identified in two unrelated individuals with familial autosomal dominant RP. Both heterozygous variants are associated with a late onset RP phenotype, suggesting a possible genotype-phenotype correlation.

Original publication

DOI

10.3389/fgene.2020.00335

Type

Journal article

Journal

Front Genet

Publication Date

2020

Volume

11

Keywords

Leber congenital amaurosis, RDH12, adaptive optics, autosomal dominant, retinitis pigmentosa