Chromosome X microduplications implicated in infancy-onset gigantism

By Eleanor McDermid, Senior medwireNews Reporter
Researchers report that heritable microduplications on chromosome Xq26.3 may underlie a “striking” form of gigantism with onset in late infancy, and reveal a candidate culprit gene.
Patients with these microduplications were of normal size at bir…
Chromosome X microduplications implicated in infancy-onset gigantism

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