Example sentences for: deletions

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  • Neuromuscular disorders were the first to be studied, and direct evidence of mitochondrial DNA (mtDNA) abnormalities was demonstrated in 1988 [ 1 2 ] . However, only 6% of the patients suspected of having mitochondrial disorders have been found to have mtDNA point mutations or deletions [ 3 ] . Most pediatric mitochondrial disorders are caused by defects in nuclear genes and with an autosomal recessive inheritance [ 4 ] . This case of neonatal mitochondrial dysfunction presenting with hyperammonemia and ventricular tachycardia expands the clinical spectrum of these disorders.

  • To understand the role of 5p deletions in cervical cancer progression, we evaluated LOH in 26 microdissected CIN specimens (25 high-grade CINs and one low-grade CIN) using four STRP markers (Table 2).

  • We also present experiments that test the genetic interactions between mig1Δ, nrg1Δ and deletions of various genes encoding activators that function at the SUC2 promoter.

  • For example, this has been carried out with MAP kinase deletion mutants after pheromone treatment [ 10], deletions of effectors of the Tor proteins after rapamycin treatment [ 11], and lexA deletions after UV irradiation [ 24].

  • There have been contradictory reports on targeted 5p deletions in relation to HPV infection [ 5 24 ] . Ku and co-workers have shown that 5p deletions occur in significantly high proportion of CC infected with HPV 16 compared to low-risk HPVtypes [ 5 ] . Contradictory to this, another study has shown that 5p deletions are independent of HPV16 and HPV18 infection [ 24 ] . In the present study, we did not find any significant differences in 5p LOH between patients harboring HPV16 and other HPV types.

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