Ichthyosis prematurity syndrome

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Ichthyosis prematurity syndrome

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The terms "Ichthyosis prematurity syndrome" returned 5 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Requirement of fatty acid transport protein 4 for development, maturation, and function of sebaceous glands in a mouse model of ichthyosis prematurity syndrome.
 

Author(s): Meei-Hua Lin, Fong-Fu Hsu, Jeffrey H Miner

Journal: J. Biol. Chem.. 2013 Feb;288(6):3964-76.

 

Fatty acid transport protein 4 (FATP4) is one of a family of six transmembrane proteins that facilitate long- and very long-chain fatty acid uptake. FATP4 is expressed in several tissues, including skin. Mutations in human SLC27A4, which encodes FATP4, cause ichthyosis prematurity ...

Last Updated: 11 Feb 2013

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Ichthyosis prematurity syndrome with separation of fetal membranes and neonatal asphyxia.
 

Author(s): Kristjan Dereksson, Sveinn Kjartansson, Hulda Hjartardóttir, Reynir Arngrimsson

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Ichthyosis prematurity syndrome (IPS) is a rare inherited skin disorder. Children are born prematurely with thick skin and have been found to develop neonatal asphyxia due to occlusions in the bronchial tree from debris in the amniotic fluid. At 31 weeks of gestation, separation of ...

Last Updated: 28 Aug 2012

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Prenatal sonographic assessment and perinatal course of ichthyosis prematurity syndrome.
 

Author(s): H G K Blaas, K Å Salvesen, D Khnykin, F L Jahnsen, S H Eik-Nes

Journal: Ultrasound Obstet Gynecol. 2012 Apr;39(4):473-7.

 

All cases of ichthyosis prematurity syndrome (IPS), registered at the National Center for Fetal Medicine in Trondheim, Norway between 1987 and 2010 were identified and the findings analyzed. Five fetuses with IPS were identified between 1988 and 2000. All five developed polyhydramnios ...

Last Updated: 29 Mar 2012

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