Links

Related Sites:

Myrovlytis Trust: promotes research into rare genetic disorders, including but not limited to Birt-Hogg-Dubé syndrome, and advances education of the public in medical and molecular genetics. The Trust is focusing initially on Birt-Hogg-Dubé syndrome.

BHDSyndrome.org: the first online point of reference for anyone interested in BHD syndrome.

Useful Resources:

Locus-specific database for mutations in the folliculin (FLCN) gene: a mutation database is now online. It describes several novel unpublished mutations, as well as published mutations and has been recognised by the Human Genome Variation Society. It is being curated by Dr Derek Lim (Clinical Research Fellow at Birmingham University, UK) and has been developed with the European BHD Consortium:

Lim DH et al, 2009. Hum Mutat. Oct 2

Locus-specific database for FLCN sequence variation

Please consider submitting your data to the database.