Mitochondrial myopathy

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Mitochondrial myopathy

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Scientific Literature

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The terms "Mitochondrial myopathy" returned 122 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Anti-mitochondrial M2 Antibodies and Myopathy.
 

Author(s): Josef Finsterer, Sinda Zarrouk-Mahjoub

Journal: Intern. Med.. 2018 04;57(8):1187.

 

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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Anti-mitochondrial M2 Antibodies and Myopathy: Author's Reply.
 

Author(s): Hiroki Konishi, Koji Fukuzawa, Shumpei Mori, Seimi Satomi-Kobayashi, Kunihiko Kiuchi, Atsushi Suzuki, Tomomi Akita, Yoshihiko Yano, Akihiro Yoshida, Ken-Ichi Hirata

Journal: Intern. Med.. 2018 04;57(8):1189.

 

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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Gastro-intestinal Involvement in m.3243A>G-associated Mitochondrial Myopathy, Encephalopathy, Lactic Acidosis, and Stroke-like Episodes.
 

Author(s): Junichiro Suzuki, Mai Iwata, Hideyuki Moriyoshi, Suguru Nishida, Takeshi Yasuda, Yasuhiro Ito

Journal: Intern. Med.. 2018 03;57(5):771.

 

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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The terms "Mitochondrial myopathy" returned 10 free, full-text review articles on human participants. First 3 results:

The Spectrum of Mitochondrial Ultrastructural Defects in Mitochondrial Myopathy.
 

Author(s): Amy E Vincent, Yi Shiau Ng, Kathryn White, Tracey Davey, Carmen Mannella, Gavin Falkous, Catherine Feeney, Andrew M Schaefer, Robert McFarland, Grainne S Gorman, Robert W Taylor, Doug M Turnbull, Martin Picard

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Mitochondrial functions are intrinsically linked to their morphology and membrane ultrastructure. Characterizing abnormal mitochondrial structural features may thus provide insight into the underlying pathogenesis of inherited and acquired mitochondrial diseases. Following a systematic ...

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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When should MELAS (Mitochondrial myopathy, Encephalopathy, Lactic Acidosis, and Stroke-like episodes) be the diagnosis?
 

Author(s): Paulo José Lorenzoni, Lineu Cesar Werneck, Cláudia Suemi Kamoi Kay, Carlos Eduardo Soares Silvado, Rosana Herminia Scola

Journal: Arq Neuropsiquiatr. 2015 Nov;73(11):959-67.

 

Mitochondrial myopathy, Encephalopathy, Lactic Acidosis, and Stroke-like episodes (MELAS) is a rare mitochondrial disorder. Diagnostic criteria for MELAS include typical manifestations of the disease: stroke-like episodes, encephalopathy, evidence of mitochondrial dysfunction (laboratorial ...

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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Progress in Diagnosing Mitochondrial Myopathy, Encephalopathy, Lactic Acidosis, and Stroke-like Episodes.
 

Author(s): Ying-Xin Wang, Wei-Dong Le

Journal: Chin. Med. J.. 2015 Jul;128(13):1820-5.

 

Mitochondrial myopathy, encephalopathy, lactic acidosis, and stroke-like episodes (MELAS) is a progressive, multisystem affected mitochondrial disease associated with a number of disease-related defective genes. MELAS has unpredictable presentations and clinical course, and it can ...

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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Diagnostic Screening Tests and Potential Biomarkers in Mitochondrial Myopathies
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Mitochondrial Myopathies

 

Last Updated: 19 Apr 2018

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Oxidative Capacity and Exercise Tolerance in Ambulatory SMA
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Spinal Muscular Atrophy Type 3; Mitochondrial Myopathy

 

Last Updated: 30 Apr 2018

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Nicotinamide Riboside and Mitochondrial Biogenesis
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Mitochondrial Diseases; Mitochondrial Myopathies; Progressive External Ophthalmoplegia; Progressive Ophthalmoplegia; Progressive; Ophthalmoplegia, External; Mitochondria DNA Deletion; MELAS; Mitochondrial Encephalomyopathy, Lactic Acidosis, and Stroke-Like Episodes; Mitochondrial Encephalopathy, Lactic Acidosis and Stroke-Like Episodes (MELAS Syndrome)

 

Last Updated: 15 Mar 2018

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