Linkage analysis in a family with dominantly inherited torsion dystonia: Exclusion of the pro-opiomelanocortin and glutamic acid decarboxylase genes and other chromosomal regions using DNA polymorphisms

Xandra O. Breakefield, Susan B. Bressman, Patricia L. Kramer, Laurie Ozelius, Carol Moskowitz, Rudolph Tanzi, Mitchell F. Brin, Wendy Hobbs, Daniel Kaufman, Allan Tobin, Kenneth K. Kidd, Stanley Fahn, James F. Gusella

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27 Scopus citations
Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)159-175
Number of pages17
JournalJournal of Neurogenetics
Issue number3
StatePublished - 1986
Externally publishedYes


  • DNA polymorphism
  • Dystonia
  • Glutamic acid decarboxylase
  • Human genetics
  • Linkage
  • Pro-opiomelanocortin

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Genetics
  • Cellular and Molecular Neuroscience

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