Human Gene Mutation Database

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The Human Gene Mutation Database (HGMD®) represents an attempt to collate known (published) gene lesions responsible for human inherited disease.

User tools and features

Most recent information.

Dates covered

Most recent information.

Updating frequency

As new information becomes available.


Published literature.

Type of coverage

Human/genetics/genomics information.

Print counterpart or
related resources

Government reports, industry reports, white papers, books, journal articles.

Producer/content provider

Maintained in Cardiff, Wales, by D.N. Cooper, E.V. Ball, P.D. Stenson, A.D. Phillips, K. Howells, S. Heywood and M.E. Mort.