Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis Type 6

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Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis Type 6

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The terms "Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis Type 6" returned 1 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Mutations in FUS, an RNA processing protein, cause familial amyotrophic lateral sclerosis type 6.
 

Author(s): Caroline Vance, Boris Rogelj, Tibor Hortobágyi, Kurt J De Vos, Agnes Lumi Nishimura, Jemeen Sreedharan, Xun Hu, Bradley Smith, Deborah Ruddy, Paul Wright, Jeban Ganesalingam, Kelly L Williams, Vineeta Tripathi, Safa Al-Saraj, Ammar Al-Chalabi, P Nigel Leigh, Ian P Blair, Garth Nicholson, Jackie de Belleroche, Jean-Marc Gallo, Christopher C Miller, Christopher E Shaw

Journal: Science. 2009 Feb;323(5918):1208-11.

 

Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS) is a fatal neurodegenerative disease that is familial in 10% of cases. We have identified a missense mutation in the gene encoding fused in sarcoma (FUS) in a British kindred, linked to ALS6. In a survey of 197 familial ALS index cases, we identified ...

Last Updated: 2 Mar 2009

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