Turner syndrome and haploinsufficiency

Andrew R. Zinn, Judith L. Ross

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Turner syndrome was one of the first human genetic disorders ascribed to haploinsufficiency but the identification of specific genes responsible for the phenotype has been problematic. Recent data point to several candidate genes, some new and some old, for specific aspects of the phenotype associated with monosomy X in humans.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)322-327
Number of pages6
JournalCurrent Opinion in Genetics and Development
Issue number3
StatePublished - Jun 1998


ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Genetics
  • Developmental Biology

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