tyr

Ensembl ID:
ENSDARG00000039077
ZFIN IDs:
ZDB-GENE-991026-3, ZDB-GENE-991026-3
Description:
tyrosinase [Source:RefSeq peptide;Acc:NP_571088]
Human Orthologue:
TYR
Human Description:
tyrosinase (oculocutaneous albinism IA) [Source:HGNC Symbol;Acc:12442]
Mouse Orthologue:
Tyr
Mouse Description:
tyrosinase Gene [Source:MGI Symbol;Acc:MGI:98880]

Alleles

No alleles have been identified for ENSDARG00000039077 yet.

GWAS

This gene's human homologue has been identified in the following GWAS studies:

  • Age-related macular degeneration: Insights into the genetic architecture of early stage age-related macular degeneration: a genome-wide association study meta-analysis. (View Study)
  • Hair color: Web-based, participant-driven studies yield novel genetic associations for common traits. (View Study)
  • Melanoma: Genome-wide association study identifies three loci associated with melanoma risk. (View Study)
  • Melanoma: Genome-wide association study identifies three new melanoma susceptibility loci. (View Study)
  • Skin pigmentation: A genomewide association study of skin pigmentation in a South Asian population. (View Study)
  • Skin sensitivity to sun: Genetic determinants of hair, eye and skin pigmentation in Europeans. (View Study)
  • Tanning: Genome-wide association study of tanning phenotype in a population of European ancestry. (View Study)
  • Vitiligo: Genome-wide association analyses identify 13 new susceptibility loci for generalized vitiligo. (View Study)
  • Vitiligo: Variant of TYR and autoimmunity susceptibility loci in generalized vitiligo. (View Study)

(GWAS data comes from http://www.genome.gov/gwastudies/.)

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