X-linked mental retardation

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X-linked mental retardation

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The terms "X-linked mental retardation" returned 117 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Identification and glycerol-induced correction of misfolding mutations in the X-linked mental retardation gene CASK.
 

Author(s): Leslie E W LaConte, Vrushali Chavan, Konark Mukherjee

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The overwhelming amount of available genomic sequence variation information demands a streamlined approach to examine known pathogenic mutations of any given protein. Here we seek to outline a strategy to easily classify pathogenic missense mutations that cause protein misfolding ...

Last Updated: 7 Feb 2014

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Neuroradiologic features in X-linked α-thalassemia/mental retardation syndrome.
 

Author(s): T Wada, H Ban, M Matsufuji, N Okamoto, K Enomoto, K Kurosawa, N Aida

Journal: AJNR Am J Neuroradiol. 2013 Oct;34(10):2034-8.

 

X-linked α-thalassemia/mental retardation syndrome (Mendelian Inheritance in Man, 301040) is one of the X-linked intellectual disability syndromes caused by mutations of the ATRX gene and characterized by male predominance, central hypotonic facies, severe cognitive dysfunction, ...

Last Updated: 9 Oct 2013

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Marfanoid features and X-linked mental retardation associated with craniofacial abnormalities: the Lujan-Fryns syndrome.
 

Author(s): Paula Macedo Dieckmann, Lara Carneiro de Lucena, Lívia Almeida Dutra, José Luiz Pedroso, Orlando G P Barsottini

Journal: Arq Neuropsiquiatr. 2013 Jan;71(1):68-9.

 

Last Updated: 22 Jan 2013

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The terms "X-linked mental retardation" returned 14 free, full-text review articles on human participants. First 3 results:

X linked mental retardation.
 

Author(s): Imen Rejeb, Lamia Ben Jemaa, Habiba Chaabouni

Journal: Tunis Med. 2009 May;87(5):311-8.

 

Mental retardation (MR) is a group of heterogeneous clinical conditions. There are more than 900 genetic disorders associated with MR and it affects around 3% of the general population. Many MR conditions described are syndromic, fragile X syndrome being the most common clinical entity ...

Last Updated: 20 Nov 2009

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Lujan-Fryns syndrome (mental retardation, X-linked, marfanoid habitus).
 

Author(s): Griet Van Buggenhout, Jean-Pierre Fryns

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The Lujan-Fryns syndrome or X-linked mental retardation with marfanoid habitus syndrome is a syndromal X-linked form of mental retardation, affecting predominantly males. The prevalence is not known for the general population. The syndrome is associated with mild to moderate mental ...

Last Updated: 10 Aug 2006

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Alpha thalassaemia-mental retardation, X linked.
 

Author(s): Richard Gibbons

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X-linked alpha thalassaemia mental retardation (ATR-X) syndrome in males is associated with profound developmental delay, facial dysmorphism, genital abnormalities and alpha thalassaemia. Female carriers are usually physically and intellectually normal. So far, 168 patients have been ...

Last Updated: 25 May 2006

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Exercise Study of Function and Pathology for Women With X-linked Adrenoleukodystrophy
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: X-linked Adrenoleukodystrophy

 

Last Updated: 25 Sep 2013

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A Phase 2/3 Study of the Efficacy and Safety of Hematopoietic Stem Cells Transduced With Lenti-D Lentiviral Vector for the Treatment of Childhood Cerebral Adrenoleukodystrophy (CCALD)
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Childhood Cerebral Adrenoleukodystrophy; (X-linked Adrenoleukodystrophy Cerebral Childhood)

 

Last Updated: 23 Oct 2014

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Study of Smith-Lemli-Opitz Syndrome
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Abnormalities; Inborn Errors of Metabolism; Mental Retardation; Muscle Hypotonia; Smith Lemli Opitz Syndrome

 

Last Updated: 20 Aug 2014

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