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In this issue
Exudative retinopathy, cerebral calcifications, duodenal atresia, preaxial polydactyly, micropenis, microcephaly and short stature: A new syndrome?
The duplication 17p13.3 phenotype: Analysis of 21 families delineates developmental, behavioral and brain abnormalities, and rare variant phenotypes
Further delineation of genotype–phenotype correlation in homozygous 2p21 deletion syndromes: First description of patients without cystinuria
Altered lipid metabolism in gastroschisis: A novel hypothesis
Non-trisomic homeobox gene expression during craniofacial development in the Ts65Dn mouse model of Down syndrome
Further delineation of the clinical spectrum in RNU4ATAC related microcephalic osteodysplastic primordial dwarfism type I
9p partial monosomy and disorders of sex development: Review and postulation of a pathogenetic mechanism
High MMP-9 activity levels in fragile X syndrome are lowered by minocycline
A unique case of de novo 5q33.3–q34 triplication with uniparental isodisomy of 5q34–qter
Increased fracture risk and low bone mineral density in patients with loeys–dietz syndrome
A novel ALDH5A1 mutation is associated with succinic semialdehyde dehydrogenase deficiency and severe intellectual disability in an Iranian family
Insertional translocation leading to a 4q13 duplication including the EPHA5 gene in two siblings with attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder
Clinical features of three girls with mosaic genome-wide paternal uniparental isodisomy
Orthopedic manifestations and implications for individuals with Costello syndrome
Customized high resolution CGH-array for clinical diagnosis reveals additional genomic imbalances in previous well-defined pathological samples
An allelic series of Trp63 mutations defines TAp63 as a modifier of EEC syndrome
Osteogenesis imperfecta type V: Clinical and radiographic manifestations in mutation confirmed patients
A recurrent mutation in the 5′-UTR of IFITM5 causes osteogenesis imperfecta type V
Dr. Peter Emil Becker and the Third Reich
Hemifacial microsomia in cat-eye syndrome: 22q11.1–q11.21 as candidate loci for facial symmetry
Oculo-auriculo-vertebral spectrum, cat eye, and distal 22q11 microdeletion syndromes: A unique double rearrangement
Richieri-costa and Pereira syndrome: Severe phenotype
Another patient with 12q13 microduplication
Interstitial 6q microdeletion syndrome and epilepsy: A new patient and review of the literature
Duplication of AKT3 as a cause of macrocephaly in duplication 1q43q44
Severe infantile leigh syndrome associated with a rare mitochondrial ND6 mutation, m.14487T>C
Craniosynostosis and radial ray defect: A rare presentation of 22q11.2 deletion syndrome
Medulloblastoma in a patient with the PTPN11 p.Thr468Met mutation
Autosomal dominant oculoauriculovertebral spectrum and 14q23.1 microduplication
Myoclonic epilepsy in a child with 17q22–q23.1 deletion
A mutation in TGFB3 associated with a syndrome of low muscle mass, growth retardation, distal arthrogryposis and clinical features overlapping with marfan and loeys–dietz syndrome
Juvenile idiopathic arthritis, mitral valve prolapse and a familial variant involving the integrin-binding fragment of FBN1
Evaluating the frequency and characteristics of seizures in 142 Japanese patients with prader–willi syndrome
A mother and daughter with a novel phenotype of hand and foot abnormalities and severe pectus excavatum
Confirmation of GRHL2 as the gene for the DFNA28 locus
Pelger–huet anomaly and a mild skeletal phenotype secondary to mutations in LBR
Camurati–engelmann disease with obesity in a newly identified family carrying a missense p.Arg156Cys mutation in the TGFB1 gene
Microdeletions of 5.5 Mb (4q13.2–q13.3) and 4.1 Mb (7p15.3–p21.1) associated with a saethre–chotzen-like phenotype, severe intellectual disability, and autism
Homozygous deletion in TUSC3 causing syndromic intellectual disability: A new patient
A compound heterozygote SLC26A2 mutation resulting in robin sequence, mild limbs shortness, accelerated carpal ossification, and multiple epiphysial dysplasia in two Brazilian sisters. A new intermediate phenotype between diastrophic dysplasia and recessive multiple epiphyseal dysplasia
Risk terminology in biobanking and genetic research: What's in a name?
Empirical research on the ethics of genomic research
GAPO syndrome associated with vestibular dysfunction and hearing loss
Adrenal hypoplasia congenita with phenotypic features suggestive of neurofibromatosis type 1 among three African-American brothers
ISCN 2013: An International System for Human Cytogenetic Nomenclature (2013). Shaffer LG, McGowan-Jordan J, Schmid M, editors. Published in collaboration with Cytogenetic and Genome Research by Karger, Basel. VI and 140 pp. plus fold-out, 11 Fig. 4 tables.
Body mass index (BMI): The case for condition-specific cut-offs for overweight and obesity in skeletal dysplasias
Nomenclature in macrocephaly–capillary malformation Syndrome
The “megalencephaly-capillary malformation” (MCAP) syndrome: The nomenclature of a highly recognizable multiple congenital anomaly syndrome