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Two novel connexin32 mutations cause early onset X-linked Charcot-Marie-Tooth disease
(BioMed Central, 2007-07-09)
Background X-linked Charcot-Marie Tooth (CMT) is caused by mutations in the connexin32 gene that encodes a polypeptide which is arranged in hexameric array and form gap junctions. Methods We describe two novel ...
Physical distress is associated with cardiovascular events in a high
(BioMed Central, 2009-03-30)
Background: Self-reported health perceptions such as physical distress and quality of life are suggested independent predictors of mortality and morbidity in patients with established cardiovascular disease. This study ...
Obesity and osteoarthritis in knee, hip and/or hand: An epidemiological study in the general population with 10 years follow-up
(BioMed Central, 2008-10-02)
Background: Obesity is one of the most important risk factors for osteoarthritis (OA) in knee(s). However, the relationship between obesity and OA in hand(s) and hip(s) remains controversial and needs further investigation. ...