Human Gene Mutation Database

Human Gene Mutation Database
Connection note

Please register for a personal account using your Rutgers email address to access this database.


The Human Gene Mutation Database (HGMD®) represents an attempt to collate known (published) gene lesions responsible for human inherited diseases. It is a repository of inherited mutation data useful for medical research, genetic diagnosis, and next-generation sequencing studies. The database is maintained by the Institute of Medical Genetics in Cardiff.

This free version of HGMD is available to registered users from academic institutions and non-profit organizations. Please register for a personal account using a Rutgers-affiliated email address in order to access this database. Rutgers does not have access to the full professional version of HGMD.

Dates covered

Most recent information.

Institute of Medical Genetics, University of Cardiff, Wales