Last Posted: Dec 20, 2018
- Atypical cerebral palsy: genomics analysis enables precision medicine.
Matthews Allison M et al. Genetics in medicine : official journal of the American College of Medical Genetics 2018 Dec
- Pathogenic copy number variants that affect gene expression contribute to genomic burden in cerebral palsy.
Corbett Mark A, et al. NPJ genomic medicine 2018 0 0. 33
- Identical Twins Hint at How Environments Change Gene Expression
Studying twins has long offered insight into the interplay of nature and nurture. Epigenetics is the next frontier. E Hayasaki, The Atlantic, May 2018
- Pharmacogenomic Variability of Oral Baclofen Clearance and Clinical Response in Children with Cerebral Palsy.
McLaughlin Matthew J et al. PM & R : the journal of injury, function, and rehabilitation 2017 Aug
- The genetic basis of cerebral palsy.
Fahey Michael C et al. Developmental medicine and child neurology 2017 Jan
- Clinically relevant copy number variations detected in cerebral palsy.
Oskoui Maryam et al. Nat Commun 67949
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- Alpha-1 Antitrypsin Deficiency
- Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis
- Brugada Syndrome
- Cerebral Palsy
- Cystic Fibrosis
- Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy
- Erythema Multiforme
- Familial Mediterranean Fever
- Fragile X Syndrome
- Gaucher Disease
- Graves Disease
- Huntington Disease
- Myasthenia Gravis
- Retinitis Pigmentosa
- Severe Combined Immunodeficiency
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