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DR2-positive monozygotic twins discordant for narcolepsy

Pollmächer, T. and Schulz, H. and Geisler, Peter and Kiss, E. and Albert, E. D. and Schwarzfischer, F. (1990) DR2-positive monozygotic twins discordant for narcolepsy. Sleep 13 (4), pp. 336-343.

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Abstract

Narcolepsy runs in families, and recent research has revealed the human leukocyte antigen (HLA) DR2 to be a genetic marker closely associated with the disease. But, as indicated by family studies, other factors contribute to the pathogenesis of narcolepsy. The investigation of monozygotic twins is the most specific research tool for distinguishing between a multigenetic and a multifactorial ...

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Item Type:Article
Date:1990
Institutions:Medicine > Lehrstuhl für Psychiatrie und Psychotherapie
Identification Number:
ValueType
2267476PubMed ID
Classification:
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AdultMESH
AgedMESH
Aged, 80 and overMESH
Diseases in Twins/geneticsMESH
ElectroencephalographyMESH
FemaleMESH
HLA-DR2 Antigen/geneticsMESH
HumansMESH
MaleMESH
Middle AgedMESH
Narcolepsy/geneticsMESH
PedigreeMESH
Reaction Time/geneticsMESH
Sleep Stages/geneticsMESH
Sleep, REM/geneticsMESH
Subjects:600 Technology > 610 Medical sciences Medicine
Status:Published
Refereed:Yes, this version has been refereed
Created at the University of Regensburg:Unknown
Owner: Universitätsbibliothek Regensburg
Deposited On:23 May 2011 06:31
Last Modified:13 Mar 2014 17:23
Item ID:20913
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