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DOID:5688 - Werner syndrome


Disease Ontology Definition:A syndrome characterized by premature aging and age-related phenotypes such as atherosclerosis, arteriosclerosis, cataracts, osteoporosis, soft tissue calcification, premature thinning, graying, and loss of hair, as well as a high incidence of some types of cancers and that has_material_basis_in mutations in the WRN gene, on chromosome 8.

Synonyms: WS, Werner's syndrome, adult premature ageing syndrome, adult progeria

In OMIM:
OMIM:277700 - WERNER SYNDROME; WRN

In Mondo Disease Ontology:
MONDO:0010196 - Werner syndrome

Human Disease Resources: Disease Ontology, EMBL-EBI, OLSVis tree view, Ontobee

Xenbase Genes : lmna, wrn

Other Model Organisms: AGR, MGI, ZFIN, FlyBase, WormBase, RGD
Parent(s): autosomal recessive disease (is_a), syndrome (is_a)