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Stargardt disease

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At a minimum, these SNPs are known to be related, and others may also be

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An inherited form of macular degeneration causing blindness. See Wikipedia for details.

There are multiple types of the disease:

  • STGD1: The most common recessive form, associated with mutations in the ABCA4 or CNGB3 genes.
  • STGD3: A rare dominant form, associated with mutations in the ELOVL4 gene.
  • STGD4: Associated with mutations in the PROM1 gene.

(The STGD2 type designation is no longer used.)