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Parent-child concordance in multiple sclerosis.

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It is now recognized that susceptibility to multiple sclerosis (MS) is determined in part by genetic factors. The gene loci influencing MS susceptibility are largely unidentified. In an attempt to better understand the mode of transmission, parent-child concordance for MS was studied in two large, population-based MS clinic populations. Among 75 parent-child pairs concordant for MS, we found 40 mother-daughter pairs, 13 mother-son pairs, 21 father-daughter pairs, and 1 father-son pair. Contro...

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10.1002/ana.410290304

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MSD
Department:
NDM
Sub department:
Human Genetics Wt Centre
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Author
Journal:
Annals of neurology More from this journal
Volume:
29
Issue:
3
Pages:
252-255
Publication date:
1991-03-01
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EISSN:
1531-8249
ISSN:
0364-5134
Language:
English
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pubs:35072
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uuid:f8a4e4f5-167e-45ff-8f66-366b24639f76
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pubs:35072
Source identifiers:
35072
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2012-12-19

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