New publication of Microgenomics Staff!

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New publication of Microgenomics Staff!

We invite you to read an interesting paper recently published on the journal Genetics in Medicine:Refinement of the critical 2p25.3 deletion region: the role of MYT1L in intellectual disability and obesity“.

Microgenomics Staff contributed to the draft of this publication.

ABSTRACT:

Submicroscopic deletions of chromosome band 2p25.3 are associated with intellectual disability and/or central obesity. Although MYT1L is believed to be a critical gene responsible for intellectual disability, so far no unequivocal data have confirmed this hypothesis.Methods:In this study we evaluated a cohort of 22 patients (15 sporadic patients and two families) with a 2p25.3 aberration to further refine the clinical phenotype and to delineate the role of MYT1L in intellectual disability and obesity…. Read more on PubMed!

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