Epicanthus Inversus

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Epicanthus Inversus

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The terms "Epicanthus Inversus" returned 18 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Differential apoptotic and proliferative activities of wild-type FOXL2 and blepharophimosis-ptosis-epicanthus inversus syndrome (BPES)-associated mutant FOXL2 proteins.
 

Author(s): Jae-Hong Kim, Jeehyeon Bae

Journal: J. Reprod. Dev.. 2014 Mar;60(1):14-20.

 

FOXL2 is an essential transcription factor that is required for proper development of the ovary and eyelid. Mutations in FOXL2 cause an autosomal dominant genetic disorder, blepharophimosis-ptosis-epicanthus inversus syndrome (BPES). BPES type I patients have eyelid malformation and ...

Last Updated: 11 Mar 2014

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Clinical, radiologic, and genetic features in blepharophimosis, ptosis, and epicanthus inversus syndrome in the Indian population.
 

Author(s): Bhavna Chawla, Yogesh Bhadange, Rima Dada, Manoj Kumar, Sanjay Sharma, Mandeep S Bajaj, Neelam Pushker, Mahesh Chandra, Supriyo Ghose

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To study the clinical, radiologic, and genetic features in Indian Blepharophimosis, ptosis, and epicanthus inversus syndrome (BPES) patients.

Last Updated: 29 Apr 2013

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The combination of polyalanine expansion mutation and a novel missense substitution in transcription factor FOXL2 leads to different ovarian phenotypes in blepharophimosis-ptosis-epicanthus inversus syndrome (BPES) patients.
 

Author(s): Jiayan Fan, Yixiong Zhou, Xiaolin Huang, Leilei Zhang, Yuting Yao, Xin Song, Junzhao Chen, Jifan Hu, Shengfang Ge, Huaidong Song, Xianqun Fan

Journal: Hum. Reprod.. 2012 Nov;27(11):3347-57.

 

What are the implications of multiple alterations of the forkhead box L2 (FOXL2) gene in blepharophimosis-ptosis-epicanthus inversus syndrome (BPES) patients?

Last Updated: 17 Oct 2012

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