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UV-sensitive syndrome (UVS)

UVS is a rare autosomal recessive disorder characterized by photosensitivity and mild freckling but without neurological abnormalities or skin tumors.

ABREVIATION(S):
UVS

TYPE: sensitivity to radiation, NO CANCER development

Related patway(s): nucleotide excision repair (NER)

DNAtraffic protein(s) related to disease: ERCC6 (CSB)

OMIM: 600630

Last modification date: Aug. 17, 2011