CYNTHIA CASSON MORTON

Summary

Affiliation: Massachusetts General Hospital
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Genetics, genomics and gene discovery in the auditory system
    Cynthia C Morton
    Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology, and Reproductive Biology, Brigham and Women s Hospital and Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Hum Mol Genet 11:1229-40. 2002
  2. ncbi request reprint Gene discovery in the auditory system using a tissue specific approach
    Cynthia C Morton
    Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Am J Med Genet A 130:26-8. 2004
  3. pmc Molecular and cytogenetic characterization of plexiform leiomyomata provide further evidence for genetic heterogeneity underlying uterine fibroids
    Jennelle C Hodge
    Brigham and Women s Hospital, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology and Reproductive Biology, 77 Avenue Louis Pasteur, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Am J Pathol 172:1403-10. 2008
  4. ncbi request reprint Uterine leiomyomata with deletions of Ip represent a distinct cytogenetic subgroup associated with unusual histologic features
    Nicole C Christacos
    Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology, and Reproductive Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital and Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Genes Chromosomes Cancer 45:304-12. 2006
  5. pmc Expression studies of osteoglycin/mimecan (OGN) in the cochlea and auditory phenotype of Ogn-deficient mice
    Robin E Williamson
    Department of Genetics, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA
    Hear Res 237:57-65. 2008
  6. ncbi request reprint Molecular pathogenesis of uterine smooth muscle tumors from transcriptional profiling
    Bradley J Quade
    Department of Pathology, Brigham and Women s Hospital and Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    Genes Chromosomes Cancer 40:97-108. 2004
  7. ncbi request reprint Confined placental mosaicism as a risk factor among newborns with fetal growth restriction
    Louise Wilkins-Haug
    Division of Maternal Fetal Medicine and Reproductive Genetics, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Prenat Diagn 26:428-32. 2006
  8. ncbi request reprint The genetics of uterine leiomyomata: what clinicians need to know
    Elizabeth A Stewart
    Center for Uterine Fibroids, Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology, and Reproductive Biology, Brigham and Women s Hospital and Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 107:917-21. 2006
  9. ncbi request reprint Intravenous leiomyomatosis is characterized by a der(14)t(12;14)(q15;q24)
    Paola Dal Cin
    Department of Pathology, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    Genes Chromosomes Cancer 36:205-6. 2003
  10. pmc Identifying the molecular signature of the interstitial deletion 7q subgroup of uterine leiomyomata using a paired analysis
    Jennelle C Hodge
    Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Biology, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Genes Chromosomes Cancer 48:865-85. 2009

Research Grants

  1. CLONING GENES INVOLVED IN HEARING
    Cynthia Morton; Fiscal Year: 2004
  2. TRAINING GRANT IN GENETICS
    Cynthia Morton; Fiscal Year: 2007
  3. Finding Genes for Uterine Fibroids
    Cynthia Morton; Fiscal Year: 2007
  4. CLONING GENES INVOLVED IN HEARING
    Cynthia Morton; Fiscal Year: 2007
  5. CLONING GENES INVOLVED IN HEARING
    Cynthia Morton; Fiscal Year: 2009
  6. Genetic Studies of Uterine Leiomyomata
    CYNTHIA CASSON MORTON; Fiscal Year: 2010
  7. CLONING GENES INVOLVED IN HEARING
    Cynthia Morton; Fiscal Year: 2001
  8. MOLECULAR AND CYTOGENETIC STUDIES OF UTERINE LEIOMYOMATA
    Cynthia Morton; Fiscal Year: 2002
  9. CLONING GENES INVOLVED IN HEARING
    CYNTHIA CASSON MORTON; Fiscal Year: 2010

Collaborators

Detail Information

Publications46

  1. ncbi request reprint Genetics, genomics and gene discovery in the auditory system
    Cynthia C Morton
    Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology, and Reproductive Biology, Brigham and Women s Hospital and Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Hum Mol Genet 11:1229-40. 2002
    ....
  2. ncbi request reprint Gene discovery in the auditory system using a tissue specific approach
    Cynthia C Morton
    Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Am J Med Genet A 130:26-8. 2004
    ....
  3. pmc Molecular and cytogenetic characterization of plexiform leiomyomata provide further evidence for genetic heterogeneity underlying uterine fibroids
    Jennelle C Hodge
    Brigham and Women s Hospital, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology and Reproductive Biology, 77 Avenue Louis Pasteur, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Am J Pathol 172:1403-10. 2008
    ..We further suggest that plexiform UL should be classified among tumors with extensive hyalinization rather than with "true" epithelioid smooth muscle neoplasms...
  4. ncbi request reprint Uterine leiomyomata with deletions of Ip represent a distinct cytogenetic subgroup associated with unusual histologic features
    Nicole C Christacos
    Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology, and Reproductive Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital and Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Genes Chromosomes Cancer 45:304-12. 2006
    ..Furthermore, 1p-- appears to be associated with a specific histologic phenotype. The similarity between the transcriptional profiles of LMS and UL with 1p-- suggests the possibility of a common pathogenetic mechanism...
  5. pmc Expression studies of osteoglycin/mimecan (OGN) in the cochlea and auditory phenotype of Ogn-deficient mice
    Robin E Williamson
    Department of Genetics, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA
    Hear Res 237:57-65. 2008
    ..Ogn-deficient mice, when analyzed by auditory brainstem response and distortion product otoacoustic emissions, have normal hearing thresholds...
  6. ncbi request reprint Molecular pathogenesis of uterine smooth muscle tumors from transcriptional profiling
    Bradley J Quade
    Department of Pathology, Brigham and Women s Hospital and Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    Genes Chromosomes Cancer 40:97-108. 2004
    ..These genes define a tumor signature for uterine smooth muscle neoplasia, and they suggest that the molecular pathways in leiomyoma and leiomyosarcoma are distinct...
  7. ncbi request reprint Confined placental mosaicism as a risk factor among newborns with fetal growth restriction
    Louise Wilkins-Haug
    Division of Maternal Fetal Medicine and Reproductive Genetics, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Prenat Diagn 26:428-32. 2006
    ..To delineate the frequency and clinical presentation of confined placental mosaicism (CPM) among newborns with idiopathic intrauterine growth restriction (IUGR) as compared to infants with appropriate fetal growth...
  8. ncbi request reprint The genetics of uterine leiomyomata: what clinicians need to know
    Elizabeth A Stewart
    Center for Uterine Fibroids, Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology, and Reproductive Biology, Brigham and Women s Hospital and Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 107:917-21. 2006
    ..The current role of family medical history and future implications of genes relevant to leiomyoma biology will be reviewed...
  9. ncbi request reprint Intravenous leiomyomatosis is characterized by a der(14)t(12;14)(q15;q24)
    Paola Dal Cin
    Department of Pathology, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    Genes Chromosomes Cancer 36:205-6. 2003
    ..We propose that IVL arises from a uterine leiomyoma with a t(12;14)(q15;q24). The presence of an extra copy of 12q15-qter and/or loss of 14q24-qter may be a critical genetic event(s) leading to intravascular intrusion and proliferation...
  10. pmc Identifying the molecular signature of the interstitial deletion 7q subgroup of uterine leiomyomata using a paired analysis
    Jennelle C Hodge
    Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Biology, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Genes Chromosomes Cancer 48:865-85. 2009
    ..This study provides a molecular signature of the del(7q) UL subgroup and will serve as a platform for future studies of tumor pathogenesis...
  11. ncbi request reprint Genetic heterogeneity among uterine leiomyomata: insights into malignant progression
    Jennelle C Hodge
    Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Biology, Harvard Medical School, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Hum Mol Genet 16:R7-13. 2007
    ....
  12. pmc Uterine leiomyomata and decreased height: a common HMGA2 predisposition allele
    Jennelle C Hodge
    Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Biology, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Hum Genet 125:257-63. 2009
    ..These results indicate HMGA2 has a role in two growth-related phenotypes, UL predisposition and height, of which the former may affect future medical management decisions for many women...
  13. ncbi request reprint The genetic heterogeneity of uterine leiomyomata
    Melissa K Lobel
    Department of Obstetrics, Brigham and Women s Hospital and Harvard Medical School, 77 Avenue Louis Pasteur, NRB, Room 160, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Obstet Gynecol Clin North Am 33:13-39. 2006
    ..3), and combined with developing less invasive therapies portends a brighter future for a major health problem for women...
  14. ncbi request reprint Uterine leiomyomata with t(10;17) disrupt the histone acetyltransferase MORF
    Steven D P Moore
    Department of Pathology, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Cancer Res 64:5570-7. 2004
    ..Involvement of MORF in four uterine leiomyomata with chromosomal rearrangements involving 10q22 and 17q21 suggests a role for this histone acetyltransferase and altered chromatin regulation in uterine mesenchymal neoplasia...
  15. ncbi request reprint PCOLCE deletion and expression analyses in uterine leiomyomata
    Azra H Ligon
    Department of Pathology, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, MA, USA
    Cancer Genet Cytogenet 137:133-7. 2002
    ..Here we evaluate by reverse-transcriptase polymerase chain reaction (RT-PCR) and fluorescence in situ hybridization the expression and deletion status of PCOLCE in a series of karyotyped uterine leiomyomata...
  16. pmc Gene discovery in the auditory system: characterization of additional cochlear-expressed sequences
    Barbara L Resendes
    Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Biology, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    J Assoc Res Otolaryngol 3:45-53. 2002
    ..Identification of additional known genes, ESTs, and cochlear-specific ESTs provides new candidate genes for both syndromic and nonsyndromic deafness disorders...
  17. ncbi request reprint Methylthioadenosine phosphorylase (MTAP) in hearing: gene disruption by chromosomal rearrangement in a hearing impaired individual and model organism analysis
    Robin E Williamson
    Department of Genetics, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Am J Med Genet A 143:1630-9. 2007
    ..A knockout mouse model for MTAP deficiency was also created and no significant hearing loss was detected in heterozygotes for Mtap. Homozygous Mtap-deficient mice were embryonic lethal...
  18. pmc Characterization of an abundant COL9A1 transcript in the cochlea with a novel 3' UTR: Expression studies and detection of miRNA target sequence
    Theru A Sivakumaran
    Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Biology, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    J Assoc Res Otolaryngol 7:160-72. 2006
    ....
  19. pmc Isolation from cochlea of a novel human intronless gene with predominant fetal expression
    Barbara L Resendes
    Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Biology, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    J Assoc Res Otolaryngol 5:185-202. 2004
    ....
  20. pmc Heparin inhibits the motility and proliferation of human myometrial and leiomyoma smooth muscle cells
    Holly R Mason
    Program in Cell, Molecular, and Developmental Biology, Sackler School of Graduate Biomedical Sciences, Tufts University, Boston, Massachusetts 02114, USA
    Am J Pathol 162:1895-904. 2003
    ..These results warrant further investigation into the possibility that heparin might be useful in the treatment of uterine fibroids...
  21. ncbi request reprint Fusion transcripts involving HMGA2 are not a common molecular mechanism in uterine leiomyomata with rearrangements in 12q15
    Bradley J Quade
    Department of Pathology, Brigham and Women s Hospital and Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    Cancer Res 63:1351-8. 2003
    ..The pattern of rearrangements suggests dysregulated expression of HMGA2, most often by translocation of chromosome 14 sequence 5' to this gene...
  22. pmc Disruption of diacylglycerol kinase delta (DGKD) associated with seizures in humans and mice
    Natalia T Leach
    Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology, and Reproductive Biology, Brigham and Women s Hospital and Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Am J Hum Genet 80:792-9. 2007
    ..These findings implicate DGKD disruption by the t(X;2)(p11.2;q37)dn in the observed phenotype and support a more general role for DGKD in the etiology of seizures...
  23. pmc Disruption of neurexin 1 associated with autism spectrum disorder
    Hyung Goo Kim
    Molecular Neurogenetics Unit, Center for Human Genetic Research and Department of Neurology, Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    Am J Hum Genet 82:199-207. 2008
    ....
  24. doi request reprint Structural genomic variation and personalized medicine
    Charles Lee
    Department of Pathology, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, USA
    N Engl J Med 358:740-1. 2008
  25. ncbi request reprint Is the disruption of an N-myristoyltransferase (NMT2) associated with hypoplastic testes?
    Fabiola Quintero-Rivera
    Massachusetts General Hospital, Center for Human Genetic Research, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Am J Med Genet A 143:1796-8. 2007
  26. doi request reprint Novel SSBP2-JAK2 fusion gene resulting from a t(5;9)(q14.1;p24.1) in pre-B acute lymphocytic leukemia
    Jennifer L Poitras
    Department of Pathology, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Genes Chromosomes Cancer 47:884-9. 2008
    ..This finding adds to the expanding compendium of JAK2 aberrations found in various hematopoietic malignancies, as well as the potential need for a diagnostic FISH analysis in the appropriate clinical setting...
  27. pmc Disruption of ROBO2 is associated with urinary tract anomalies and confers risk of vesicoureteral reflux
    Weining Lu
    Genetics Division, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Am J Hum Genet 80:616-32. 2007
    ..Adult heterozygous and mosaic mutant mice with reduced Robo2 gene dosage also exhibit striking CAKUT-VUR phenotypes. Collectively, these results implicate the SLIT-ROBO signaling pathway in the pathogenesis of a subset of human VUR...
  28. ncbi request reprint Vascular defects and sensorineural deafness in a mouse model of Norrie disease
    Heidi L Rehm
    Neurosurgery Service, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts 02114, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    J Neurosci 22:4286-92. 2002
    ..We propose that one of the principal functions of norrin in the ear is to regulate the interaction of the cochlea with its vasculature...
  29. ncbi request reprint The sequence, expression, and chromosomal localization of a novel polycystic kidney disease 1-like gene, PKD1L1, in human
    Takeshi Yuasa
    Renal Division, Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital and Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    Genomics 79:376-86. 2002
    ..We hypothesize a role for polycystin-1L1 in the heart and in the male reproductive system...
  30. pmc A targeted Coch missense mutation: a knock-in mouse model for DFNA9 late-onset hearing loss and vestibular dysfunction
    Nahid G Robertson
    Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Biology, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Hum Mol Genet 17:3426-34. 2008
    ..This is the only mouse model developed to date where hearing loss begins at such an advanced age, providing an opportunity to study both progressive age-related hearing loss and possible interventional therapies...
  31. ncbi request reprint ELF4 is fused to ERG in a case of acute myeloid leukemia with a t(X;21)(q25-26;q22)
    Steven D P Moore
    Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Biology, Brigham and Women s Hospital, 75 Francis Street, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Leuk Res 30:1037-42. 2006
    ..This is the first reported case of an ELF4-ERG fusion and identification of the specific ERG exon involved in the fusion that differentiates ERG isoforms. In addition, this case also directly implicates a new role for ELF4 in cancer...
  32. ncbi request reprint Continuing to break the sound barrier: genes in hearing
    Linda M Call
    Department of Obstetrics, Brigham and Women s Hospital, 75 Francis Street, Thorn 623, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    Curr Opin Genet Dev 12:343-8. 2002
    ..The role of mitochondrial genes in the hearing process has also contributed to elucidating the workings of the auditory system...
  33. ncbi request reprint Psoriasin expression in mammary epithelial cells in vitro and in vivo
    Charlotta Enerback
    Department of Adult Oncology, Dana Farber Cancer Institute, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    Cancer Res 62:43-7. 2002
    ..All of these conditions are characteristic of high-grade DCIS and psoriatic skin lesions; therefore, the same mechanisms may be responsible for increased expression of psoriasin in vitro and in vivo...
  34. ncbi request reprint Candidate loci for Zimmermann-Laband syndrome at 3p14.3
    Hyung Goo Kim
    Molecular Neurogenetics Unit, Center for Human Genetic Research, Massachusetts General Hospital Department of Genetics, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Am J Med Genet A 143:107-11. 2007
    ....
  35. pmc NR2F1 deletion in a patient with a de novo paracentric inversion, inv(5)(q15q33.2), and syndromic deafness
    Kerry K Brown
    Department of Genetics, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    Am J Med Genet A 149:931-8. 2009
    ..Additionally, this study further highlights the need for high resolution analysis of clinical samples with chromosomal rearrangements as associated deletions may be primarily responsible for the clinical features of these patients...
  36. pmc Deletion of an enhancer near DLX5 and DLX6 in a family with hearing loss, craniofacial defects, and an inv(7)(q21.3q35)
    Kerry K Brown
    Department of Genetics, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA
    Hum Genet 127:19-31. 2010
    ..Consequently, the observed familial syndrome is likely caused by dysregulation of DLX5 and/or DLX6 in specific tissues due to deletion of an enhancer and possibly separation from other regulatory elements by the chromosomal inversion...
  37. doi request reprint Reporting of diagnostic cytogenetic results
    Azra H Ligon
    Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Curr Protoc Hum Genet . 2004
    ..Multi-specimen usage macros are included that can be applied to two or more specimen types...
  38. pmc A neural survival factor is a candidate oncogene in breast cancer
    Dale Porter
    Department of Medical Oncology, Dana Farber Cancer Institute, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 100:10931-6. 2003
    ..Based on these data we hypothesize that DCD may play a role in tumorigenesis by means of enhancing cell growth and survival in a subset of breast carcinomas...
  39. pmc Characterization of apparently balanced chromosomal rearrangements from the developmental genome anatomy project
    Anne W Higgins
    Department of Pathology, Brigham and Women s Hospital and Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Am J Hum Genet 82:712-22. 2008
    ..Chromosomal rearrangements, both balanced and unbalanced, in individuals with multiple congenital anomalies continue to be a valuable resource for gene discovery and annotation...
  40. ncbi request reprint Tumor-associated endothelial cells with cytogenetic abnormalities
    Kyoko Hida
    Vascular Biology Program, Department of Surgery, Children s Hospital and Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    Cancer Res 64:8249-55. 2004
    ..FISH analysis of tumor sections also showed endothelial cell aneuploidy. We conclude that tumor endothelial cells can acquire cytogenetic abnormalities while in the tumor microenvironment...
  41. pmc Constitutional rearrangement of the architectural factor HMGA2: a novel human phenotype including overgrowth and lipomas
    Azra H Ligon
    Department of Pathology, Gynecology and Reproductive Biology, Brigham and Women s Hospital, and Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA
    Am J Hum Genet 76:340-8. 2005
    ..Systematic genetic analysis and clinical studies of this child may offer unique insights into the role of HMGA2 in adipogenesis, osteogenesis, and general growth control...
  42. ncbi request reprint Cochlin immunostaining of inner ear pathologic deposits and proteomic analysis in DFNA9 deafness and vestibular dysfunction
    Nahid G Robertson
    Department of Pathology, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Hum Mol Genet 15:1071-85. 2006
    ....
  43. ncbi request reprint SUMO1 haploinsufficiency leads to cleft lip and palate
    Fowzan S Alkuraya
    Division of Genetics, Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital and Harvard Medical School, NRB 458, 77 Louis Pasteur, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Science 313:1751. 2006
    ..Thus, sumoylation defines a network of genes important for palatogenesis...
  44. pmc NFIA haploinsufficiency is associated with a CNS malformation syndrome and urinary tract defects
    Weining Lu
    Genetics Division, Brigham and Women s Hospital and Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts, United States of America
    PLoS Genet 3:e80. 2007
    ....
  45. ncbi request reprint Newborn hearing screening--a silent revolution
    Cynthia C Morton
    Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology, and Reproductive Biology, Brigham and Women s Hospital and Harvard Medical School, Boston, USA
    N Engl J Med 354:2151-64. 2006
  46. pmc Self-injurious behaviours in people with and without intellectual delay: implications for the genetics of suicide
    Carl Ernst
    Harvard Medical School, Department of Neurology, Boston, MA, USA
    Int J Neuropsychopharmacol 13:527-8. 2010
    ..Genes identified as causative in people with intellectual delay that show SIBs may be the same genes that have an effect on suicide outcome in people without intellectual delay that self-injure...

Research Grants28

  1. CLONING GENES INVOLVED IN HEARING
    Cynthia Morton; Fiscal Year: 2004
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  2. TRAINING GRANT IN GENETICS
    Cynthia Morton; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..The HMS Training Grant in Genetics is an integral component in accomplishing the HPCGG goal of training the next generation of medical geneticists and represents one of the Center's major educational opportunities. ..
  3. Finding Genes for Uterine Fibroids
    Cynthia Morton; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..net: "Finding Genes for Fibroids"). Ultimately, understanding genetic pathways involved in the formation of UL may lead to I improved treatment options for affected women and lifestyle changes for at risk individuals. ..
  4. CLONING GENES INVOLVED IN HEARING
    Cynthia Morton; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..This application is responsive to PA-06-456, "Proteomics in Auditory and Developmental and Disease! Processes" as the experimental plan includes "proteomic analyses of auditory genetic disorders" using mass spectrometry. ..
  5. CLONING GENES INVOLVED IN HEARING
    Cynthia Morton; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..A more complete knowledge of the genes involved in the auditory system will provide a foundation for future diagnosis, management and treatment of hearing loss. ..
  6. Genetic Studies of Uterine Leiomyomata
    CYNTHIA CASSON MORTON; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..A more complete understanding of the genes involved in the pathogenesis and pathobiology of uterine leiomyomata will provide a foundation for future diagnosis, management and treatment of uterine fibroids. ..
  7. CLONING GENES INVOLVED IN HEARING
    Cynthia Morton; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..These and other cochlear specific ESTs will then be pursued as positional candidates for mapped forms of syndromic and non-syndromic deafness. ..
  8. MOLECULAR AND CYTOGENETIC STUDIES OF UTERINE LEIOMYOMATA
    Cynthia Morton; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ....
  9. CLONING GENES INVOLVED IN HEARING
    CYNTHIA CASSON MORTON; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..A more complete knowledge of the genes involved in the auditory system will provide a foundation for future diagnosis, management and treatment of hearing loss. ..