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Down Syndrome (cont.)

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Author: Sietske N. Heyn, PhD

Editor: David Perlstein, MD, FAAP

REFERENCES:

Korbel, J., et al. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, July 2009; vol 106 no.29: pp 12031-12036.

Sheridan, R., et al. Journal of Medical Genetics, May 1989; vol 26: pp 294-298.

Wiseman, F., et al. Human Molecular Genetics, April 2009; vol 18: pp R75-R83.


Last Editorial Review: 1/27/2010

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