Perry syndrome

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Perry syndrome

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Elucidating the genetics and pathology of Perry syndrome.
 

Author(s): Christian Wider, Justus C Dachsel, Matthew J Farrer, Dennis W Dickson, Yoshio Tsuboi, Zbigniew K Wszolek

Journal: J. Neurol. Sci.. 2010 Feb;289(1-2):149-54.

 

Perry syndrome is characterized clinically by autosomal dominantly inherited, rapidly progressive parkinsonism, depression, weight loss and hypoventilation. In the seven families reported previously and the two new families presented herein (the Hawaii family and the Fukuoka-4 Japanese ...

Last Updated: 28 Jan 2010

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DCTN1 mutations in Perry syndrome.
 

Author(s): Matthew J Farrer, Mary M Hulihan, Jennifer M Kachergus, Justus C Dächsel, A Jon Stoessl, Linda L Grantier, Susan Calne, Donald B Calne, Bernard Lechevalier, Francoise Chapon, Yoshio Tsuboi, Tatsuo Yamada, Ludwig Gutmann, Bülent Elibol, Kailash P Bhatia, Christian Wider, Carles Vilariño-Güell, Owen A Ross, Laura A Brown, Monica Castanedes-Casey, Dennis W Dickson, Zbigniew K Wszolek

Journal: Nat. Genet.. 2009 Feb;41(2):163-5.

 

Perry syndrome consists of early-onset parkinsonism, depression, severe weight loss and hypoventilation, with brain pathology characterized by TDP-43 immunostaining. We carried out genome-wide linkage analysis and identified five disease-segregating mutations affecting the CAP-Gly ...

Last Updated: 28 Jan 2009

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Pallidonigral TDP-43 pathology in Perry syndrome.
 

Author(s): Christian Wider, Dennis W Dickson, A Jon Stoessl, Yoshio Tsuboi, Françoise Chapon, Ludwig Gutmann, Bernard Lechevalier, Donald B Calne, David A Personett, Mary Hulihan, Jennifer Kachergus, Rosa Rademakers, Matthew C Baker, Linda L Grantier, O K Sujith, Laura Brown, Susan Calne, Matthew J Farrer, Zbigniew K Wszolek

Journal: Parkinsonism Relat. Disord.. 2009 May;15(4):281-6.

 

Autosomal dominant parkinsonism, hypoventilation, depression and severe weight loss (Perry syndrome) is an early-onset rapidly progressive disease. At autopsy, previous studies have found severe neuronal loss in the substantia nigra without Lewy bodies. Transactive response DNA-binding ...

Last Updated: 20 Apr 2009

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