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Muscular Dystrophy, Facioscapulohumeral

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  23. The human skeletal muscle adenine nucleotide translocator gene maps to chromosome 4q35 in the region of the facioscapulohumeral muscular dystrophy locus. Wijmenga, C., Winokur, S.T., Padberg, G.W., Skraastad, M.I., Altherr, M.R., Wasmuth, J.J., Murray, J.C., Hofker, M.H., Frants, R.R. Hum. Genet. (1993) [Pubmed]
  24. Normal calcium homeostasis in dystrophin-expressing facioscapulohumeral muscular dystrophy myotubes. Vandebrouck, C., Imbert, N., Constantin, B., Duport, G., Raymond, G., Cognard, C. Neuromuscul. Disord. (2002) [Pubmed]
  25. An overexpression of fibroblast growth factor (FGF) and FGF receptor 4 in a severe clinical phenotype of facioscapulohumeral muscular dystrophy. Saito, A., Higuchi, I., Nakagawa, M., Saito, M., Uchida, Y., Inose, M., Kasai, T., Niiyama, T., Fukunaga, H., Arimura, K., Osame, M. Muscle Nerve (2000) [Pubmed]
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  30. Facioscapulohumeral muscular dystrophy (FSHD) myoblasts demonstrate increased susceptibility to oxidative stress. Winokur, S.T., Barrett, K., Martin, J.H., Forrester, J.R., Simon, M., Tawil, R., Chung, S.A., Masny, P.S., Figlewicz, D.A. Neuromuscul. Disord. (2003) [Pubmed]
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