Collagen VI-related myopathy

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Collagen VI-related myopathy

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The terms "Collagen VI-related myopathy" returned 1 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Upper extremity outcome measures for collagen VI-related myopathy and LAMA2-related muscular dystrophy.
 

Author(s): Roxanna M Bendixen, Jocelyn Butrum, Mina S Jain, Rebecca Parks, Bonnie Hodsdon, Carmel Nichols, Michelle Hsia, Leslie Nelson, Katherine C Keller, Michelle McGuire, Jeffrey S Elliott, Melody M Linton, Irene C Arveson, Fatou Tounkara, Ruhi Vasavada, Elizabeth Harnett, Monal Punjabi, Sandra Donkervoort, Jahannaz Dastgir, Meganne E Leach, Anne Rutkowski, Melissa Waite, James Collins, Carsten G Bönnemann, Katherine G Meilleur

Journal: Neuromuscul. Disord.. 2017 Mar;27(3):278-285.

 

Congenital muscular dystrophy (CMD) comprises a rare group of genetic muscle diseases that present at birth or early during infancy. Two common subtypes of CMD are collagen VI-related muscular dystrophy (COL6-RD) and laminin alpha 2-related dystrophy (LAMA2-RD). Traditional outcome ...

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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The terms "Collagen VI-related myopathy" returned 1 free, full-text review articles on human participants. First 3 results:

The collagen VI-related myopathies Ullrich congenital muscular dystrophy and Bethlem myopathy.
 

Author(s): Carsten G Bönnemann

Journal: Handb Clin Neurol. 2011 ;101():81-96.

 

Mutations in the genes COL6A1, COL6A2, and COL6A3, coding for three α chains of collagen type VI, underlie a spectrum of myopathies, ranging from the severe congenital muscular dystrophy-type Ullrich (UCMD) to the milder Bethlem myopathy (BM), with disease manifestations of intermediate ...

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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Clinical Trial Information This information is provided by ClinicalTrials.gov

MR in Patients With Collagen VI Related Myopathies
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Bethlem Myopathy; Ullrich Disease

 

Last Updated: 8 Oct 2018

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