Chromosome 22

Common Name(s)

Chromosome 22

Description for this condition is not yet available.
 

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Chromosome 22 Central

Our mission is to provide support and information to families or individuals affected by disorders of chromosome 22.

Last Updated: 11 May 2014

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Condition Specific Organizations

Following organizations serve the condition "Chromosome 22" for support, advocacy or research.

Chromosome 22 Central

Our mission is to provide support and information to families or individuals affected by disorders of chromosome 22.

http://www.c22c.org

Last Updated: 11 May 2014

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Scientific Literature

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The terms "Chromosome 22" returned 163 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

The chromatin remodelling component SMARCB1/INI1 influences the metastatic behavior of colorectal cancer through a gene signature mapping to chromosome 22.
 

Author(s): Massimo Pancione, Andrea Remo, Caterina Zanella, Lina Sabatino, Arturo Di Blasi, Carmelo Laudanna, Laura Astati, Michele Rocco, Delfina Bifano, Paolo Piacentini, Laura Pavan, Alberto Purgato, Filippo Greco, Alberto Talamini, Andrea Bonetti, Michele Ceccarelli, Roberto Vendraminelli, Erminia Manfrin, Vittorio Colantuoni

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INI1 (Integrase interactor 1), also known as SMARCB1, is the most studied subunit of chromatin remodelling complexes. Its role in colorectal tumorigenesis is not known.

Last Updated: 11 Dec 2013

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Recurrent chromosome 22 deletions in osteoblastoma affect inhibitors of the Wnt/beta-catenin signaling pathway.
 

Author(s): Karolin H Nord, Jenny Nilsson, Elsa Arbajian, Fredrik Vult von Steyern, Otte Brosjö, Anne-Marie Cleton-Jansen, Karoly Szuhai, Pancras C W Hogendoorn

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Osteoblastoma is a bone forming tumor with histological features highly similar to osteoid osteoma; the discrimination between the tumor types is based on size and growth pattern. The vast majority of osteoblastomas are benign but there is a group of so-called aggressive osteoblastomas ...

Last Updated: 15 Nov 2013

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Genetic variants associated with circulating MMP1 levels near matrix metalloproteinase genes on chromosome 11q21-22 in Taiwanese: interaction with obesity.
 

Author(s): Hsuan-Li Huang, Semon Wu, Lung-An Hsu, Ming-Sheng Teng, Jeng-Feng Lin, Yu-Chen Sun, Yu-Lin Ko

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MMP1 is implicated in the pathogenesis of atherothrombotic cardiovascular disease. We aimed to elucidate genetic determinants of inflammatory marker levels, including circulating MMP1, in Taiwanese, and their association with obesity.

Last Updated: 18 Mar 2013

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Reviews from the PubMed Database

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The terms "Chromosome 22" returned 3 free, full-text review articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Constitutional rearrangements of chromosome 22 as a cause of neurofibromatosis 2.
 

Author(s): T Tsilchorozidou, F H Menko, F Lalloo, A Kidd, R De Silva, H Thomas, P Smith, A Malcolmson, J Dore, K Madan, A Brown, J G Yovos, M Tsaligopoulos, N Vogiatzis, M E Baser, A J Wallace, D G R Evans

Journal: J. Med. Genet.. 2004 Jul;41(7):529-34.

 

Last Updated: 5 Jul 2004

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Partial trisomy of chromosome 22 resulting from an interstitial duplication of 22q11.2 in a child with typical cat eye syndrome.
 

Author(s): M Meins, P Burfeind, S Motsch, R Trappe, D Bartmus, S Langer, M R Speicher, H Mühlendyck, I Bartels, B Zoll

Journal: J. Med. Genet.. 2003 May;40(5):e62.

 

Last Updated: 14 May 2003

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Human chromosome 22.
 

Author(s): J C Kaplan, A Aurias, C Julier, M Prieur, M F Szajnert

Journal: J. Med. Genet.. 1987 Feb;24(2):65-78.

 

The acrocentric chromosome 22, one of the shortest human chromosomes, carries about 52 000 kb of DNA. The short arm is made up essentially of heterochromatin and, as in other acrocentric chromosomes, it contains ribosomal RNA genes. Ten identified genes have been assigned to the long ...

Last Updated: 20 May 1987

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Symptoms, Diagnosis, and Treatment

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Clinical Trial Information This information is provided by ClinicalTrials.gov

Genetics and Psychopathology in the 22q11 Deletion Syndrome
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Chromosome 22q11.2 Deletion Syndrome

 

Last Updated: 12 Oct 2006

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Clinical Trial in 22q13 Deletion Syndrome(Phelan-McDermid Syndrome)
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: 22q13 Deletion Syndrome; Phelan-McDermid Syndrome

 

Last Updated: 21 Oct 2014

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Blinatumomab and Combination Chemotherapy or Dasatinib, Prednisone, and Blinatumomab in Treating Older Patients With Newly Diagnosed Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia
 

Status: Not yet recruiting

Condition Summary: Adult B Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia With t(9;22)(q34;q11.2); BCR-ABL1; Untreated Adult Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia

 

Last Updated: 21 Nov 2014

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