Below is a summary for the EIF3F gene observed in research publications. This is not meant to take the place of medical advice.
What is EIF3F-related syndrome?
EIF3F-related syndrome happens when there are changes to the EIF3F gene. These changes can keep the gene from working as it should. This guide describes the symptoms that are linked to a specific change in the EIF3F gene.
The EIF3F gene helps to make proteins, which carry out many important jobs in the cells of the body.
Because the EIF3F gene is important in the development and function of brain cells, many people who have EIF3F-related syndrome have:
- Intellectual disability
Do people who have EIF3F-related syndrome look different?
People who have EIF3F-related syndrome do not look very different.
Research Article Summaries