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A novel splice-site ECM1 gene mutation in a Lebanese girl with lipoid proteinosis

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  • Ossama Abbas MD,

    1. Department of Dermatology, American University of Beirut Medical Center, Beirut, Lebanon
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  • Muhammad Farooq PhD,

    1. Laboratory of Genetic Skin Diseases, Niigata University Graduate School of Medical and Dental Sciences, Niigata, Japan
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  • Jinane El Khoury MD,

    1. Department of Dermatology, American University of Beirut Medical Center, Beirut, Lebanon
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  • Abdul-Ghani Kibbi MD,

    1. Department of Dermatology, American University of Beirut Medical Center, Beirut, Lebanon
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  • Hiroki Fujikawa MD,

    1. Laboratory of Genetic Skin Diseases, Niigata University Graduate School of Medical and Dental Sciences, Niigata, Japan
    2. Division of Dermatology, Niigata University Graduate School of Medical and Dental Sciences, Niigata, Japan
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  • Atsushi Fujimoto MD,

    1. Laboratory of Genetic Skin Diseases, Niigata University Graduate School of Medical and Dental Sciences, Niigata, Japan
    2. Division of Dermatology, Niigata University Graduate School of Medical and Dental Sciences, Niigata, Japan
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  • Yutaka Shimomura MD, PhD,

    1. Laboratory of Genetic Skin Diseases, Niigata University Graduate School of Medical and Dental Sciences, Niigata, Japan
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  • Mazen Kurban MD

    Corresponding author
    1. Laboratory of Genetic Skin Diseases, Niigata University Graduate School of Medical and Dental Sciences, Niigata, Japan
    2. Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Genetics, American University of Beirut Medical Center, Beirut, Lebanon
    3. Department of Dermatology, Columbia University Medical Center, New York, NY, USA
    • Department of Dermatology, American University of Beirut Medical Center, Beirut, Lebanon
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  • Funding: American University of Beirut.

  • Conflicts of interest: None.

  • These authors contributed equally to this work.

Correspondence

Mazen Kurban, md

Departments of Dermatology, and Biochemistry and Molecular Genetics

American University of Beirut Medical Center

Riad El Solh, PO Box 11-0236

Beirut 1107 2020, Lebanon

E-mail: mk104@aub.edu.lb

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