Chromosome 22

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Chromosome 22

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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 166 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

A large deletion of chromosome 5q22.1-22.2 associated with sparse type of familial adenomatous polyposis: report of a case.
 

Author(s): Tatsuro Yamaguchi, Koichi Koizumi, Masami Arai, Kazuo Tamura, Takeru Iijima, Shin-Ichiro Horiguchi, Michiko Miyaki

Journal: Jpn. J. Clin. Oncol.. 2014 Dec;44(12):1243-7.

 

The proband was a 32-year-old man with sparse type of familial adenomatous polyposis with fundic gland and duodenal polyps and congenital hypertrophy of the retinal pigment epithelium without osteoma, dental abnormalities and desmoid tumors. Direct DNA sequencing did not detect germline ...

Last Updated: 26 Nov 2014

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Functional annotation of proteome encoded by human chromosome 22.
 

Author(s): Sneha M Pinto, Srikanth S Manda, Min-Sik Kim, KyOnese Taylor, Lakshmi Dhevi Nagarajha Selvan, Lavanya Balakrishnan, Tejaswini Subbannayya, Fangfei Yan, T S Keshava Prasad, Harsha Gowda, Charles Lee, William S Hancock, Akhilesh Pandey

Journal: J. Proteome Res.. 2014 Jun;13(6):2749-60.

 

As part of the chromosome-centric human proteome project (C-HPP) initiative, we report our progress on the annotation of chromosome 22. Chromosome 22, spanning 51 million base pairs, was the first chromosome to be sequenced. Gene dosage alterations on this chromosome have been shown ...

Last Updated: 6 Jun 2014

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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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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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SNP-based Microdeletion and Aneuploidy RegisTry (SMART)
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: 22q11 Deletion Syndrome; DiGeorge Syndrome; Trisomy 21; Trisomy 18; Trisomy 13; Monosomy X; Sex Chromosome Abnormalities; Cri-du-Chat Syndrome; Angelman Syndrome; Prader-Willi Syndrome; 1p36 Deletion Syndrome

 

Last Updated: 1 Jun 2015

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Non-Invasive Chromosomal Evaluation of 22q11.2
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: DiGeorge Syndrome, Velocardiofacial Syndrome, 22q.11.2 Deletion Syndrome

 

Last Updated: 2 Sep 2015

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