The role of C9orf72 in neurodegenerative disorders: a systematic review, an updated meta-analysis, and the creation of an online database.
Mol Med Rep. 2018 Aug;18(2):1623-1627. doi: 10.3892/mmr.2018.9126. Epub 2018 Jun 5. PubMed
PMID: 29901133; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC6072148.
Jun 22, 2019
Author information: Department of Neurology, University of Thessaly, University Hospital of Larissa, Larissa, Greece. Abstract A pathologic expansion of a noncoding GGGGCC hexanucleotide repeat of the C9orf72 gene has been strongly associated with familial amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS) and frontotemporal degeneration (FTD) cases predominantly in Caucasian populations. In the last decade, scientific interest had been […]