Chromosome 8p

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Chromosome 8p

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Scientific Literature

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The terms "Chromosome 8p" returned 40 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Copy number variation of the beta defensin gene cluster on chromosome 8p influences the bacterial microbiota within the nasopharynx of otitis-prone children.
 

Author(s): Eric A Jones, Anchasa Kananurak, Charles L Bevins, Edward J Hollox, Lauren O Bakaletz

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As there is increasing evidence that aberrant defensin expression is related to susceptibility for infectious disease and inflammatory disorders, we sought to determine if copy number of the beta-defensin gene cluster located on chromosome 8p23.1 (DEFB107, 106, 105, 104, 103, DEFB4 ...

Last Updated: 28 May 2014

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Mapping of a novel locus associated with autosomal recessive congenital cataract to chromosome 8p.
 

Author(s): Namerah Sabir, S Amer Riazuddin, Haiba Kaul, Farheena Iqbal, Idrees A Nasir, Ahmad U Zafar, Zaheeruddin A Qazi, Nadeem H Butt, Shaheen N Khan, Tayyab Husnain, J Fielding Hejtmancik, Sheikh Riazuddin

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To identify the disease locus for autosomal recessive congenital cataracts in a consanguineous Pakistani family.

Last Updated: 4 Jan 2011

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Chromosome 8p deletions and 8q gains are associated with tumor progression and poor prognosis in prostate cancer.
 

Author(s): Alexander T El Gammal, Michael Brüchmann, Jozef Zustin, Hendrik Isbarn, Olaf J C Hellwinkel, Jens Köllermann, Guido Sauter, Ronald Simon, Waldemar Wilczak, Jörg Schwarz, Carsten Bokemeyer, Tim H Brümmendorf, Jakob R Izbicki, Emre Yekebas, Margit Fisch, Hartwig Huland, Markus Graefen, Thorsten Schlomm

Journal: Clin. Cancer Res.. 2010 Jan;16(1):56-64.

 

Deletions of 8p and gains of 8q belong to the most frequent cytogenetic alterations in prostate cancer. The target genes of these alterations and their biological significance are unknown.

Last Updated: 5 Jan 2010

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