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Cutis Laxa

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  1. Homozygosity for a missense mutation in fibulin-5 (FBLN5) results in a severe form of cutis laxa. Loeys, B., Van Maldergem, L., Mortier, G., Coucke, P., Gerniers, S., Naeyaert, J.M., De Paepe, A. Hum. Mol. Genet. (2002) [Pubmed]
  2. Autosomal dominant cutis laxa with severe lung disease: synthesis and matrix deposition of mutant tropoelastin. Urban, Z., Gao, J., Pope, F.M., Davis, E.C. J. Invest. Dermatol. (2005) [Pubmed]
  3. Sweet's syndrome leading to acquired cutis laxa (Marshall's syndrome) in an infant with alpha 1-antitrypsin deficiency. Hwang, S.T., Williams, M.L., McCalmont, T.H., Frieden, I.J. Archives of dermatology. (1995) [Pubmed]
  4. Provisional new syndrome of MR/MCA with evolving phenotype. Lacassie, Y., Morava, E., LaMotta, I. Am. J. Med. Genet. (2002) [Pubmed]
  5. Post-inflammatory elastolysis and cutis laxa. Verhagen, A.R., Woerdeman, M.J. Br. J. Dermatol. (1975) [Pubmed]
  6. Are X-linked cutis laxa and Menkes disease allelic? Levinson, B., Gitschier, J., Vulpe, C., Whitney, S., Yang, S., Packman, S. Nat. Genet. (1993) [Pubmed]
  7. X-linked cutis laxa: defective cross-link formation in collagen due to decreased lysyl oxidase activity. Byers, P.H., Siegel, R.C., Holbrook, K.A., Narayanan, A.S., Bornstein, P., Hall, J.G. N. Engl. J. Med. (1980) [Pubmed]
  8. Fibulin-5 is an elastin-binding protein essential for elastic fibre development in vivo. Yanagisawa, H., Davis, E.C., Starcher, B.C., Ouchi, T., Yanagisawa, M., Richardson, J.A., Olson, E.N. Nature (2002) [Pubmed]
  9. Transforming growth factor-beta reverses a posttranscriptional defect in elastin synthesis in a cutis laxa skin fibroblast strain. Zhang, M.C., Giro, M., Quaglino, D., Davidson, J.M. J. Clin. Invest. (1995) [Pubmed]
  10. Congenital cutis laxa and maternal D-penicillamine. Walshe, J.M. Lancet (1979) [Pubmed]
  11. Cutis laxa and low serum zinc after antenatal exposure to penicillamine. Harpey, J.P., Jaudon, M.C., Clavel, J.P., Galli, A., Darbois, Y. Lancet (1983) [Pubmed]
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  13. Genetic heterogeneity of cutis laxa: a heterozygous tandem duplication within the fibulin-5 (FBLN5) gene. Markova, D., Zou, Y., Ringpfeil, F., Sasaki, T., Kostka, G., Timpl, R., Uitto, J., Chu, M.L. Am. J. Hum. Genet. (2003) [Pubmed]
  14. Cutis laxa: reduced elastin gene expression in skin fibroblast cultures as determined by hybridizations with a homologous cDNA and an exon 1-specific oligonucleotide. Olsen, D.R., Fazio, M.J., Shamban, A.T., Rosenbloom, J., Uitto, J. J. Biol. Chem. (1988) [Pubmed]
  15. Defective protein glycosylation in patients with cutis laxa syndrome. Morava, E., Wopereis, S., Coucke, P., Gillessen-Kaesbach, G., Voit, T., Smeitink, J., Wevers, R., Grünewald, S. Eur. J. Hum. Genet. (2005) [Pubmed]
  16. Williams syndrome and related disorders. Morris, C.A., Mervis, C.B. Annual review of genomics and human genetics. (2000) [Pubmed]
  17. Regulation of elastin synthesis in pathological states. Davidson, J.M., Zang, M.C., Zoia, O., Giro, M.G. Ciba Found. Symp. (1995) [Pubmed]
  18. Inflammatory destruction of elastic fibers in acquired cutis laxa is associated with missense alleles in the elastin and fibulin-5 genes. Hu, Q., Reymond, J.L., Pinel, N., Zabot, M.T., Urban, Z. J. Invest. Dermatol. (2006) [Pubmed]
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  20. Abnormalities of fibrillin in acquired cutis laxa. Lebwohl, M.G., Schwartz, E., Jacobs, L., Lebwohl, M., Sakai, L., Fleischmajer, R. J. Am. Acad. Dermatol. (1994) [Pubmed]
  21. Cutis laxa and the Costello syndrome. Patton, M.A., Baraitser, M. J. Med. Genet. (1993) [Pubmed]
  22. Costello syndrome: natural history and differential diagnosis of cutis laxa. Davies, S.J., Hughes, H.E. J. Med. Genet. (1994) [Pubmed]
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