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Linking the FMR1 alleles with small CGG expansions with neurodevelopmental disorders: Preliminary data suggest an involvement of epigenetic mechanisms

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  • Danuta Z. Loesch,

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    1. The Olga Tennison Centre for Autism Research, School of Psychological Science, La Trobe University, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    • School of Psychological Science, La Trobe University, Melbourne, VIC 3086, Australia.
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  • David E. Godler,

    1. Department of Paediatrics, Chromosome and Chromatin Research Laboratory, The Murdoch Children's Research Institute, Royal Children's Hospital, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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  • Mahmoud Khaniani,

    1. Department of Paediatrics, Chromosome and Chromatin Research Laboratory, The Murdoch Children's Research Institute, Royal Children's Hospital, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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  • Emma Gould,

    1. The Olga Tennison Centre for Autism Research, School of Psychological Science, La Trobe University, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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  • Freya Gehling,

    1. Department of Paediatrics, Chromosome and Chromatin Research Laboratory, The Murdoch Children's Research Institute, Royal Children's Hospital, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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  • Cheryl Dissanayake,

    1. The Olga Tennison Centre for Autism Research, School of Psychological Science, La Trobe University, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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  • Trent Burgess,

    1. VCGS Cytogenetics Laboratory, Murdoch Institute, Royal Children's Hospital, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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  • Flora Tassone,

    1. Department of Biological Chemistry, School of Medicine, University of California Davis, Sacramento, California
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  • Richard Huggins,

    1. Department of Mathematics and Statistics, University of Melbourne, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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  • Howard Slater,

    1. VCGS Cytogenetics Laboratory, Murdoch Institute, Royal Children's Hospital, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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  • KH Andy Choo

    1. Department of Paediatrics, Chromosome and Chromatin Research Laboratory, The Murdoch Children's Research Institute, Royal Children's Hospital, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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  • How to cite this article: Loesch DZ, Godler DE, Khaniani M, Gould E, Gehling F, Dissanayake C, Burgess T, Tassone F, Huggins R, Slater H, Choo KHA. 2009. Linking the FMR1 alleles with small CGG expansions with neurodevelopmental disorders: Preliminary data suggest an involvement of epigenetic mechanisms. Am J Med Genet Part A 149A:2306–2310.

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