Below is a summary for the GRIN2B gene observed in research publications. This is not meant to take the place of medical advice.
The online Gene Guide includes more information about GRIN2B such as the chance of having another child with this condition, behavior and development concerns linked to GRIN2B -related syndrome or specialists to consider for people with this condition. Share this resource with family members or your clinical providers.
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What is GRIN2B -related syndrome?
GRIN2B -related syndrome happens when there are changes to the GRIN2B gene. These changes can keep the gene from working as it should.
The GRIN2B gene plays a key role in communication among brain cells.
Because the GRIN2B gene is important in brain activity, many people who have GRIN2B -related syndrome have:
- Intellectual disability
- Autism spectrum disorder
Research Article Summaries
Previous Registry Reports