Chromosome 22q

Common Name(s)

Chromosome 22q

Description for this condition is not yet available.
 

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

The Dempster Family Foundation

Dedicated to improving the quality of life for those affected by 22q11.2 Deletion Syndrome. We do this through partnerships that positively impact the growing community of 22q families around the world in areas of awareness, research, family support networks, and education.

Last Updated: 5 May 2014

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Condition Specific Organizations

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

The Dempster Family Foundation

Dedicated to improving the quality of life for those affected by 22q11.2 Deletion Syndrome. We do this through partnerships that positively impact the growing community of 22q families around the world in areas of awareness, research, family support networks, and education.

http://www.DempsterFoundation.org

Last Updated: 5 May 2014

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General Resources

22Q University Video Library

http://dempsterfamilyfoundation.org/videos/44

Updated 5 May 2014

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Scientific Literature

Articles from the PubMed Database

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The terms "Chromosome 22q" returned 19 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Systematic mutation analysis of KIAA0767 and KIAA1646 in chromosome 22q-linked periodic catatonia.
 

Author(s): Gerald Stöber, Bernd Kohlmann, Markus Iekiera, Claudia Rubie, Micha Gawlik, Kerstin Möller-Ehrlich, Thomas Meitinger, Thomas Bettecken

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Periodic catatonia is a familial subtype of schizophrenia characterized by hyperkinetic and akinetic episodes, followed by a catatonic residual syndrome. The phenotype has been evaluated in two independent genome-wide linkage scans with evidence for a major locus on chromosome 15q15, ...

Last Updated: 31 Oct 2005

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Molecular characterisation of patients with subtelomeric 22q abnormalities using chromosome specific array-based comparative genomic hybridisation.
 

Author(s): David A Koolen, William Reardon, Elisabeth M Rosser, Didier Lacombe, Jane A Hurst, Caroline J Law, Ernie M H F Bongers, Conny M van Ravenswaaij-Arts, Martijn A R Leisink, Ad Geurts van Kessel, Joris A Veltman, Bert B A de Vries

Journal: Eur. J. Hum. Genet.. 2005 Sep;13(9):1019-24.

 

The 22q13 deletion syndrome is associated with global developmental delay, absent or delayed speech, and generalised hypotonia. In this study, the size and nature of 22q13 deletions (n=9) were studied in detail by high-resolution chromosome specific array-based comparative genomic ...

Last Updated: 24 Aug 2005

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Age associated increase in the prevalence of chromosome 22q loss of heterozygosity in histological subsets of benign meningioma.
 

Author(s): M E Baser, T Y Poussaint

Journal: J. Med. Genet.. 2006 Mar;43(3):285-7.

 

Chromosome 22q loss of heterozygosity (LOH) is the most common allelic loss in benign meningioma and is thought to be the earliest initiating event in meningioma formation. We used published data and logistic regression to evaluate the association of 22q LOH with age at diagnosis ...

Last Updated: 9 Mar 2006

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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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Last Updated: 21 Feb 2014

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