IthaID: 2519

Names and Sequences

Functionality: Globin gene causative mutation Pathogenicity: Pathogenic / Likely Pathogenic
Common Name: CD 127 AAG>TAG [Lys>STOP] HGVS Name: HBA2:c.382A>T
Hb Name: N/A Protein Info: α2 127(H10) Lys>stop

Context nucleotide sequence:

Protein sequence:

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Comments: Variant was found in a heterozygous state in four unrelated individuals of Lor ethnicity in Khuzestan province during routine screening. They all presented with moderate anaemia, mild microcytosis and moderate hypochromia. No abnormal haemoglobin was detected by cellulose acetate electrophoresis.

We follow the HGVS sequence variant nomenclature and IUPAC standards.

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Hemoglobinopathy Group: Thalassaemia
Hemoglobinopathy Subgroup: α-thalassaemia
Allele Phenotype:α⁺
Associated Phenotypes: N/A


Chromosome: 16
Locus: NG_000006.1
Locus Location: 34416
Size: 1 bp
Located at: α2
Specific Location: Exon 3

Other details

Type of Mutation: Point-Mutation(Substitution)
Effect on Gene/Protein Function: Nonsense codon (Translation)
Ethnic Origin: Iranian
Molecular mechanism: N/A
Inheritance: Recessive
DNA Sequence Determined: Yes

In silico pathogenicity prediction

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Publications / Origin

  1. Hamid M, Bokharaei Merci H, Galehdari H, Saberi AH, Kaikhaei B, Mohammadi-Anaei M, Ahmadzadeh A, Shariati G, A Novel Alpha-thalassemia Nonsense Mutation in HBA2: C.382 A > T globin Gene., Arch Iran Med , 17(7), 475-6, 2014 PubMed
Created on 2014-07-15 09:44:47, Last reviewed on 2022-07-12 12:30:50 (Show full history)

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