Examination of Huntington's disease with atypical clinical features in a Bangladeshi family tree
AuthorsAl-Mamun, Md Mahfuz
Sarker, Suprovath Kumar
Qadri, Syeda Kashfi
Mohammad, Quazi Deen
Karlsson, Elinor K.
Mannoor, Md Kaiissar
UMass Chan AffiliationsProgram in Molecular Medicine
Document TypeJournal Article
KeywordsAtypical clinical features
Bangladeshi family tree
Nervous System Diseases
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AbstractAtypical manifestation of Huntington's disease (HD) could inform ongoing research into HD genetic modifiers not present in the primarily European populations studied to date. This work demonstrates that expanding HD genetic testing into under-resourced healthcare settings can benefit both local communities and ongoing research into HD etiology and new therapies.
SourceClin Case Rep. 2016 Nov 11;4(12):1191-1194. eCollection 2016 Dec. Link to article on publisher's site
Permanent Link to this Itemhttp://hdl.handle.net/20.500.14038/40195
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