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Molecular genetics of chorea-acanthocytosis

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Chorea-acanthocytosis (ChAc) is an autosomal recessive neurological disorder whose characteristic features include hyperkinetic movements and abnormal red blood cell morphology. The disorder shares features with Huntington's disease and McLeod syndrome (MLS), and can sometimes be difficult to distinguish clinically from the latter. In 1997, ChAc was linked to a 6-cM region on chromosome 9q21-22. A novel gene, >em>CHAC

, was identified in the critical region. CHAC (now re... Expand abstract

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University of Oxford
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MSD
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Publication date:
2004
Type of award:
DPhil
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Doctoral
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University of Oxford
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603826980
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English
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2013-01-21

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