BDA2

BDA2

Abbreviation for:
brachydactyly type A2 (see there)
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Numerous individual skeletal abnormalities characterized by anomalous limb growth are associated with mutation in GDF5 genes, particularly heterozygous mutation in GDF5 which have been known to cause brachdactyly type A2 (BDA2).5,7,15,16
It is concluded that mutation in GDF5 is the origin of brachdactyly BDA2. The In vitro study investigated that mutant GDF5 was unable to provoke chondrogenesis to the same degree as its wild type counterpart.