Chromosome 8 Ring

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Chromosome 8 Ring

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Unique - Understanding Chromosome Disorders

Our mission is to inform, support and alleviate the isolation of anyone affected by a rare chromosome disorder and to raise public awareness.

Last Updated: 4 Mar 2015

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Unique - Understanding Chromosome Disorders

Our mission is to inform, support and alleviate the isolation of anyone affected by a rare chromosome disorder and to raise public awareness.

http://www.rarechromo.org

Last Updated: 4 Mar 2015

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Little Yellow Book

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Updated 4 Mar 2013

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Scientific Literature

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The terms "Chromosome 8 Ring" returned 4 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Genetic investigations on 8 patients affected by ring 20 chromosome syndrome.
 

Author(s): Daniela Giardino, Aglaia Vignoli, Lucia Ballarati, Maria Paola Recalcati, Silvia Russo, Nicole Camporeale, Margherita Marchi, Palma Finelli, Patrizia Accorsi, Lucio Giordano, Francesca La Briola, Valentina Chiesa, Maria Paola Canevini, Lidia Larizza

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Mosaic Chromosome 20 ring [r(20)] is a chromosomal disorder associated with a rare syndrome characterized by a typical seizure phenotype, a particular electroclinical pattern, cognitive impairment, behavioural problems and absence of a consistent pattern of dysmorphology. The pathogenic ...

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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Identification of a ring chromosome as a ring 8 using fluorescent in situ hybridization (FISH) in a child with multiple congenital anomalies.
 

Author(s): M G Butler, E W Roback, G A Allen, V G Dev

Journal: Am. J. Med. Genet.. 1995 Jul;57(3):494-5.

 

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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Pericentric inversion of chromosome 7 (inv(7) (p22q11.2)) and ring chromosome 8 (r(8) (p23q24.3)) in a girl with minor anomalies.
 

Author(s): R S Verma, R A Conte, J H Pitter, S Luke

Journal: J. Med. Genet.. 1992 Jan;29(1):66-7.

 

A 13 year old girl was referred with congenital microcephaly, developmental delay, a prominent nose, highly arched palate, and an apparently low set left ear. She was found to have a pericentric inversion of one chromosome 7 and a ring chromosome 8, 46,XX,inv(7) (pter----p22::q11.23----p22::q11.23----qter), ...

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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