The Genetic Testing Paradigm for Leber's Hereditary Optic Neuropathy: Discovery of a New Candidate LHON Mitochondrial DNA Mutation

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Identifier 20040331_nanos_posters_060
Title The Genetic Testing Paradigm for Leber's Hereditary Optic Neuropathy: Discovery of a New Candidate LHON Mitochondrial DNA Mutation
Creator Brown, Michael D; Biousse, Valerie; Hosseini, Seyed H; Wallace, Douglas C; Newman, Nancy J
Subject LHON; mitochondrial DNA; mutation
Description Leber's Hereditary Optic Neuropathy (LHON) is a maternally inherited disorder caused by mitochondrial DNA(mtDNA) mutations. Roughly 30 different mtDNA mutations have been associated with LHON, with variants at nucleotide positions (np) 3460, 11778, and 14484 ("primary" mutations) comprising about 80-90% of cases.
Relation is Part of NANOS 2004: Poster Presentations
Publisher Spencer S. Eccles Health Sciences Library, University of Utah
Date 2004-03-31
Type Text
Format application/pdf
Format Creation application/pdf
Source 2004 North American Neuro-Ophthalmology Society Annual Meeting
Rights Management Copyright 2004. For further information regarding the rights to this collection, please visit: https://NOVEL.utah.edu/about/copyright
Holding Institution North American Neuro-Ophthalmology Association. NANOS Executive Office 5841 Cedar Lake Road, Suite 204, Minneapolis, MN 55416
Collection Neuro-ophthalmology Virtual Education Library: NOVEL http://NOVEL.utah.edu
Language eng
ARK ark:/87278/s6t470hq
Setname ehsl_novel_nam
Date Created 2011-12-13
Date Modified 2021-05-06
ID 181354
Reference URL https://collections.lib.utah.edu/ark:/87278/s6t470hq
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