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Related Gene(s)

The HUGO Gene Nomenclature Committee (HGNC) provides a list of genes in the CDH familyThis link leads to a site outside Genetics Home Reference..

Genetics Home Reference summarizes the normal function and health implications of these genes in the CDH gene family:

  • CDH1: cadherin 1, type 1, E-cadherin (epithelial)
  • CDH23: cadherin-related 23
  • DSG4: desmoglein 4
  • FAT4: FAT atypical cadherin 4
  • PCDH15: protocadherin-related 15
  • RET: ret proto-oncogene
Reviewed: August 2012
Published: March 23, 2015