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Children born with cleft lip, cleft palate and other craniofacial disorders face numerous medical challenges beyond appearance.
During embryonic development, cells migrate to their eventual location in the adult body plan and begin to differentiate into specific cell types.
Van Den Ende-Gupta syndrome (VDEGS) is an extremely rare genetic disorder that is characterized by distinctive head and facial features, such as unusual eyelids, narrow and beaked noses, flat nasal bridges, jaw deformities, and a turned out lower lip.
Research sheds light on early embryogenesis, genetic disease.
Research sheds light on prenatal heart formation, chromosome 22q.11 deletion syndrome.
--Research Sheds Light on Prenatal Heart Formation, Chromosome 22q.11 Deletion Syndrome-- PHILADELPHIA, May 13 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Researchers studying the common genetic disorder chromosome 22q.11 deletion syndrome have identified key proteins that act together to regulate early embryonic development.
In what may provide the most compelling evidence to date, researchers at Columbia University Medical Center have illuminated how a genetic variant may lead to schizophrenia by causing a disruption in communication between the hippocampus and prefrontal cortex regions of the brain, areas believed to be responsible for carrying out working memory.
For decades, scientists have thought the faulty neural wiring that predisposes individuals to behavioral disorders like autism and psychiatric diseases like schizophrenia must occur during development.
- Stoppage; cessation (of labor).
- A standing still or idling (of mills, factories, etc.).