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Investigation of dyslexia and SLI risk variants in reading- and language-impaired subjects

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Dyslexia (or reading disability) and specific language impairment (or SLI) are common childhood disorders that show considerable co-morbidity and diagnostic overlaps and have been suggested to share some genetic aetiology. Recently, genetic risk variants have been identified for SLI and dyslexia enabling the direct evaluation of possible shared genetic influences between these disorders. In this study we investigate the role of variants in these genes (namely MRPL19/C20RF3, ROBO1, DCDC2, KIAA...

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10.1007/s10519-010-9424-3

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University of Oxford
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Medical Sciences Division - Clinical Medicine,Nuffield Department of - Wellcome Trust Centre for Human Genetics
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University of Oxford
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Medical Sciences Division - Clinical Medicine,Nuffield Department of - Wellcome Trust Centre for Human Genetics
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University of Oxford
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Medical Sciences Division - Clinical Medicine,Nuffield Department of - Wellcome Trust Centre for Human Genetics
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University of Oxford
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Medical Sciences Division - Clinical Medicine,Nuffield Department of - Wellcome Trust Centre for Human Genetics
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Institute of Psychiatry, King's College, London, UK
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Department of Clinical Neurosciences
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Springer Publisher's website
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Behavior Genetics Journal website
Volume:
41
Issue:
1
Pages:
90-104
Publication date:
2011-01-01
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1573-3297
ISSN:
0001-8244
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uuid:3b3fa537-29a4-433a-a90b-729dfd060e5b
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ora:5388

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