Latest Hemifacial microsomia Stories
Whitehead Institute scientists have identified a genetic cause of a facial disorder known as hemifacial microsomia (HFM).
A newly-identified genetic association with facial asymmetry in ancient cavefish could shed new light into mysteries surrounding conditions such as cleft palate or hemifacial microsomia in humans.
Researchers at Seattle Children’s Research Institute and their collaborators have discovered a pair of defective genes that cause a rare congenital malformation syndrome that can make it impossible for the child to breathe or eat properly without reparative surgery.
U.S. researchers identified an increased prevalence in left-handedness in children with a congenital disorder known as hemifacial microsomia. Dr.
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