Below is a summary for the TBR1 gene observed in research publications. This is not meant to take the place of medical advice.
What is TBR1-related Syndrome?
TBR1-related syndrome happens when there are changes to the TBR1 gene. These changes can keep the gene from working as it should.
TBR1 plays a key role in the growth of the brain.
Many people who have TBR1-related syndrome have:
• Autism spectrum disorder, also called ASD
• Speech and language delay
• Intellectual disability
Do people who have TBR1-related syndrome look different?
People who have TBR1-related syndrome do not look very different.
Research Article Summaries