Mental retardation, fra12a type

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Mental retardation, fra12a type

FRA12A is a folate-sensitive chromosomal fragile site prone to breakage. No consistent phenotype has been observed with FRA12A, and it can be inherited without phenotypic effect ({1:Berg et al., 2000}). However, mental retardation with or without other anomalies has been described in patients with over 40% of cells expressing FRA12A ({6:Winnepenninckx et al., 2007}).
 

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