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Latest Cornelia de Lange Syndrome Stories

2015-03-02 12:31:14

-- CHOPS Syndrome Sheds Light on Key Events in Human Biology -- PHILADELPHIA, March 2, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Analyzing a puzzling multisystem disorder in three children,

2013-10-04 13:17:31

Children born with developmental disorders called cohesinopathies can suffer severe consequences, including intellectual disabilities, limb shortening, craniofacial anomalies, and slowed growth.

2012-05-29 12:37:29

Researchers studying rare genetic disorders have uncovered insights into those diseases in biological structures that regulate chromosomes when cells divide.

2012-05-03 16:05:03

Cohesin is a ring-shaped protein complex involved in the spatial organization of the genome and in mitotic chromosome structure.

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2010-02-15 11:45:00

A new study reveals that a common underlying mechanism is shared by a group of previously unrelated disorders which all cause complex defects in brain development and function.

2009-05-27 09:07:00

-Knowledge May Improve Diagnosis for Children with Cornelia deLange Syndrome- PHILADELPHIA, May 27 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- An international team of scientists studying a rare genetic disease discovered that a bundle of proteins with the long-established function of keeping chromosomes together also plays an important role in regulating genes in humans.


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