Genomes and Genes
nail patella syndrome
Summary: A syndrome of multiple abnormalities characterized by the absence or hypoplasia of the PATELLA and congenital nail dystrophy. It is a genetically determined autosomal dominant trait.
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- The course of pregnancy in a patient with nail-patella syndromeH L Chua
Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Singapore General Hospital, 1 Hospital Drive, Singapore 169608
Ann Acad Med Singapore 31:349-52. 2002..The nail-patella syndrome is a rare autosomal dominant condition with high penetrance. Pregnancy in such a patient is rare and we believe this to be the first report of a live birth occurring in a patient with nail-patella syndrome...
- The LIM-homeodomain transcription factor Lmx1b plays a crucial role in podocytesClaudia Rohr
Institute for Anatomy and Cell Biology I, University of Heidelberg, Im Neuenheimer Feld 307, 69120 Heidelberg, Germany
J Clin Invest 109:1073-82. 2002....
- Mutation analysis of LMX1B gene in nail-patella syndrome patientsI McIntosh
Institute of Genetic Medicine, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD, USA
Am J Hum Genet 63:1651-8. 1998..The nature of the mutations supports the hypothesis that NPS is the result of haploinsufficiency for LMX1B. There was no evidence of correlation between aspects of the NPS phenotype and specific mutations...
- Identification of entire LMX1B gene deletions in nail patella syndrome: evidence for haploinsufficiency as the main pathogenic mechanism underlying dominant inheritance in manErnie Mhf Bongers
Department of Human Genetics, Radboud University Nijmegen Medical Centre, Nijmegen, The Netherlands
Eur J Hum Genet 16:1240-4. 2008Heterozygous mutations in the LMX1B gene cause nail patella syndrome (NPS) that is associated with nail and skeletal malformations, nephropathy, and glaucoma...
- Limb and kidney defects in Lmx1b mutant mice suggest an involvement of LMX1B in human nail patella syndromeH Chen
Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, U T M D Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, USA
Nat Genet 19:51-5. 1998..These features are similar to those present in a dominantly inherited human condition called nail patella syndrome (NPS), which also has renal involvement...
- Nail-patella syndrome and its association with glaucoma: a review of eight familiesZ Mimiwati
Department of Ophthalmology, Eye Research, University of Melbourne, Victoria 3002, Australia
Br J Ophthalmol 90:1505-9. 2006..Mutations in the LMX1B gene were found in four North American families in whom glaucoma cosegregated with NPS...
- Nail patella syndrome: a review of the phenotype aided by developmental biologyE Sweeney
Merseyside and Cheshire Clinical Genetics Service, Royal Liverpool Children s Hospital, Alder Hey, Eaton Road, Liverpool L12 2AP, UK
J Med Genet 40:153-62. 2003b>Nail patella syndrome (NPS) is an autosomal dominant condition affecting the nails, skeletal system, kidneys, and eyes...
- Confirmation of CLIM2/LMX1B interaction by yeast two-hybrid screening and analysis of its involvement in nail-patella syndromeMonica Marini
Laboratorio di Genetica Molecolare, Istituto G Gaslini, 16148 Genova, Italy
Int J Mol Med 12:79-82. 2003....
- Nail patella syndrome revisited: 50 years after linkageI McIntosh
McKusick Nathans Institute of Genetic Medicine, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, 733 N Broadway BRB 407, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
Ann Hum Genet 69:349-63. 2005b>Nail Patella Syndrome (NPS; OMIM #161200) is a pleiotropic condition, with a classical clinical tetrad of involvement of the nails, knees, elbows and the presence of iliac horns...
- In vivo expression of putative LMX1B targets in nail-patella syndrome kidneysLaurence Heidet
Inserm U574, Universite Rene Descartes, Hopital Necker Enfants Malades, Paris, France
Am J Pathol 163:145-55. 2003..These findings indicate that heterozygous mutations of LMX1B do not appear to dramatically affect the expression of type IV collagen chains, podocin, or CD2AP in NPS patients...
- Insight into podocyte differentiation from the study of human genetic disease: nail-patella syndrome and transcriptional regulation in podocytesRoy Morello
Department of Molecular and Human Genetics, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
Pediatr Res 51:551-8. 2002..Moreover, they raise intriguing questions about more global transcriptional regulation of podocyte morphogenesis...
- Skeletal integrity in patients with nail patella syndromeAdele L Towers
University of Pittsburgh, Osteoporosis Prevention and Treatment Center, Kaufmann Medical Building, Suite 1110, 3471 Fifth Avenue, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15213 3221, USA
J Clin Endocrinol Metab 90:1961-5. 2005b>Nail patella syndrome (NPS) is a rare autosomal dominant disorder resulting from a heterogeneous loss of function in the LMX1B gene...
- Nail-patella syndrome. Overview on clinical and molecular findingsErnie M H F Bongers
Department of Human Genetics, University Medical Centre Nijmegen, Netherlands
Pediatr Nephrol 17:703-12. 2002..At present evidence for a correlation between the presence and severity of the renal and extrarenal anomalies and LMX1B genotype is lacking. This review focuses on the recent advances in clinical and molecular genetic studies of NPS...
- Nail-patella glomerulopathy without associated constitutional abnormalitiesCraig W Zuppan
Department of Pathology, Loma Linda University and Medical Center, Loma Linda, California 92354, USA
Ultrastruct Pathol 27:357-61. 2003....
- LMX1B, a LIM homeodomain class transcription factor, is necessary for normal development of multiple tissues in the anterior segment of the murine eyeC L Pressman
Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, Program in Genes and Development, The University of Texas, M D Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
Genesis 26:15-25. 2000..One such syndrome is nail patella syndrome (NPS), caused by haploinsufficiency for the LIM-homeodomain transcription factor LMX1B...
- Fine mapping of the nail-patella syndrome locus at 9q34I McIntosh
Department of Medicine, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD 21287 4922, USA
Am J Hum Genet 60:133-42. 1997..0; theta = .00) and D9S315 (LOD = 22.0; theta = .00). Informative recombination events place the NPS locus within a 1-2-cM interval between D9S60 and the adenylate kinase gene (AK1)...
- Cosegregation of open-angle glaucoma and the nail-patella syndromeP R Lichter
Department of Ophthalmology, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor 48105, USA
Am J Ophthalmol 124:506-15. 1997..To evaluate two families ascertained only for the presence of glaucoma in which both nail-patella syndrome and glaucoma occur in several generations and to determine whether the two diseases are genetically related...
- Nephropathy of nail-patella syndromeT Taguchi
Department of Pathology and Pediatrics, School of Medicine, Fukuoka University, Japan
Ultrastruct Pathol 12:175-83. 1988..It is concluded that the glomerular lesions in nail-patella syndrome may be caused by abnormal metabolic processes of collagen in glomeruli rather than entrapment of circulating collagen precursors...
- Mutations in LMX1B cause abnormal skeletal patterning and renal dysplasia in nail patella syndromeS D Dreyer
Department of Molecular and Human Genetics, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, USA
Nat Genet 19:47-50. 1998..Chen et al.; ref. 2). These features are reminiscent of the dominantly inherited skeletal malformation nail patella syndrome (NPS)...
- Loss-of-function mutations in the LIM-homeodomain gene, LMX1B, in nail-patella syndromeD Vollrath
Department of Genetics, Stanford University, Stanford, CA 94305, USA
Hum Mol Genet 7:1091-8. 1998..The results further suggest that the NPS and OAG phenotypes in the families studied result from mutations in a single gene, LMX1B...
- Nail patella syndrome in a cytogenetically balanced t(9;17)(q34.1;q25) carrierH C Duba
Institut fur Medizinische Biologie und Humangenetik der Universitat Innsbruck, Austria
Eur J Hum Genet 6:75-9. 1998b>Nail patella syndrome (NPS) is an autosomal dominant disorder characterized by dysplasia of the nails and patella, decreased mobility of the elbow, iliac horns and in some cases nephropathy...
- Genotype-phenotype studies in nail-patella syndrome show that LMX1B mutation location is involved in the risk of developing nephropathyErnie M H F Bongers
Department of Human Genetics, Radboud University Nijmegen Medical Centre, The Netherlands
Eur J Hum Genet 13:935-46. 2005..We suggest that the NPS phenotype is broader than previously described and that NTG and hearing impairment are part of NPS. Further studies on modifier factors are needed to understand the mechanisms underlying phenotypic heterogeneity...
- The podocyte-specific inactivation of Lmx1b, Ldb1 and E2a yields new insight into a transcriptional network in podocytesHani Suleiman
University of Regensburg, Institute for Molecular and Cellular Anatomy, Universitätsstr 31, 93053 Regensburg, and Division of Nephrology and Immunology, University Hospital, RWTH, Aachen, Germany
Dev Biol 304:701-12. 2007..We conclude that LDB1, but not E2A is a promising candidate as a modifier gene in patients with nail-patella syndrome...
- LMX1B transactivation and expression in nail-patella syndromeS D Dreyer
Children s Hospital, University of Mainz, Langenbeckstr 1, D 55101 Mainz, Germany
Hum Mol Genet 9:1067-74. 2000..These mutations fail to act in a dominant-negative manner on wild-type LMX1B in mixing studies, thereby supporting haploinsufficiency as the mechanism underlying NPS pathogenesis...
- Interaction of the LMX1B and PAX2 gene products suggests possible molecular basis of differential phenotypes in Nail-Patella syndromeMonica Marini
Laboratory of Molecular Genetics, G Gaslini Institute, Genova, Italy
Eur J Hum Genet 13:789-92. 2005..Such interaction provides support to further studies on pathways underlying important developmental processes...
- Functional characterization of LMX1B mutations associated with nail-patella syndromeUtako Sato
Department of Pediatrics, University of Tokyo, Tokyo 113 8655, Japan
Pediatr Res 57:783-8. 2005..These results suggested that NPS is caused by loss-of-function mutations of LMX1B, and haploinsufficiency of LMX1B should be the predominant pathogenesis of NPS in humans...
- Twenty-two novel LMX1B mutations identified in nail patella syndrome (NPS) patientsJ D Hamlington
Institute of Genetic Medicine, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD, USA
Hum Mutat 18:458. 2001..in the gene encoding the transcription factor LMX1B, previously shown to be mutated in persons with Nail Patella Syndrome (NPS)...
- Restricted distribution of loss-of-function mutations within the LMX1B genes of nail-patella syndrome patientsM V Clough
McKusick Nathans Institute of Genetic Medicine, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland 21287 4922, USA
Hum Mutat 14:459-65. 1999..These findings support the hypothesis that NPS results from a 50% reduction in LMX1B function via a reduction in synthesis, disruption of secondary structure, or failure to bind DNA...
- Regulation of glomerular basement membrane collagen expression by LMX1B contributes to renal disease in nail patella syndromeR Morello
Department of Molecular and Human Genetics, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas, USA
Nat Genet 27:205-8. 2001..b>Nail patella syndrome (NPS) is caused by mutations in LMX1B, encoding a LIM homeodomain transcription factor...
- Phenotype severity and genetic variation at the disease locus: an investigation of nail dysplasia in the nail patella syndromeJ A Dunston
Predoctoral Program in Human Genetics and Molecular Biology, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
Ann Hum Genet 69:1-8. 2005..The nail dysplasia observed in Nail Patella Syndrome (NPS) was selected as a quantifiable variable within a Mendelian disorder, for which data could be readily ..
- A neurological phenotype in nail patella syndrome (NPS) patients illuminated by studies of murine Lmx1b expressionJennifer A Dunston
McKusick Nathans Institute of Genetic Medicine, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore MD 21205, USA
Eur J Hum Genet 13:330-5. 2005b>Nail patella syndrome (NPS) is an autosomal dominant disorder affecting development of the limb, kidney and eye. NPS is the result of heterozygous loss-of-function mutations in the LIM-homeodomain transcription factor, LMX1B...
- Transcriptional induction of slit diaphragm genes by Lmx1b is required in podocyte differentiationJeffrey H Miner
Department of Medicine, Renal Division, Washington University School of Medicine, 660 S Euclid Avenue, St Louis, Missouri 63110, USA
J Clin Invest 109:1065-72. 2002..Our results indicate that reduced levels of proteins associated with foot processes and the glomerular slit diaphragm likely contribute, along with reduced levels of GBM collagens, to the nephropathy associated with NPS...
- Nail patella syndrome. A 55-year follow-up of the original descriptionJohn A Ogden
Skeletal Educational Association, Atlanta, Georgia 30305, USA
J Pediatr Orthop B 11:333-8. 2002The long-term skeletal changes and the lack of significant clinical complaints in a 77-year-old woman with nail patella syndrome are described. Fifty-five years previously she was one of the first reported patients...
- Nail-patella syndrome: identification of mutations in the LMX1B gene in Dutch familiesN V Knoers
Department of Human Genetics, University Hospital Nijmegen, Nijmegen, The Netherlands
J Am Soc Nephrol 11:1762-6. 2000..In addition, evidence of a correlation between other characteristics of the NPS phenotype and specific mutations has not been found...
- [Clinical picture and molecular analysis in a familial case of Nail-Patella Syndrome--identification of a new mutation in LMX1B gene]Krzysztof SzczaÅ‚uba
ZakÅ‚ad Genetyki Medycznej, Instytut Matki i Dziecka, ul Kasprzaka 17a, 01 211 Warszawa, Poland
Med Wieku Rozwoj 9:195-203. 2005..Characteristic clinical features, seen in both patients, are discussed within the context of molecular analysis results...
- Gene symbol: LMX1B. Disease: Nail-Patella syndromeMohammed Al Balwi
King Abduaziz Medical City, Molecular Pathology, PO Box 22490, MC1122, 11426 Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
Hum Genet 123:109-10. 2008
- Co-occurrence of familial Mediterranean fever (FMF) heterozygote mutation and nail-patella syndrome (NPS) in 3 members of a family with LMX1B mutation analysisS Balci
Genet Couns 18:259-62. 2007
- [From gene to disease; the nail-patella syndrome and the LMX1B gene]E M H F Bongers
Universitair Medisch Centrum St Radboud, afd Antropogenetica, Postbus 9101, 6500 HB Nijmegen
Ned Tijdschr Geneeskd 147:67-9. 2003..At present, no evidence for a correlation between the presence and severity of the clinical anomalies and the LMX1B genotype has been found...
- Deletion of a branch-point consensus sequence in the LMX1B gene causes exon skipping in a family with nail patella syndromeJ D Hamlington
McKusick Nathans Institute of Genetic Medicine, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore 21287 4922, USA
Eur J Hum Genet 8:311-4. 2000b>Nail patella syndrome (NPS) has been shown to result from loss of function mutations within the transcription factor LMX1B...
- A novel mutation in LMX1B gene causes nail-patella syndrome in a large Chinese familyYing Lin
Center for Human Molecular Biology and Genetics, Sichuan Academy of Medical Sciences and Sichuan Provincial People s Hospital, Sichuan, China
Bone 43:591-5. 2008..This is the first report that a mutation in the LMX1B gene causes NPS in a Chinese population, which will expand the spectrum of mutations in the LMX1B gene and provide insight into the underlining pathology of NPS...
- [LMXb1 generates the morphology of podocytes]G Deschenes
Arch Pediatr 9:1002-3. 2002
- Interstitial deletion 9q22.32-q33.2 associated with additional familial translocation t(9;17)(q34.11;p11.2) in a patient with Gorlin-Goltz syndrome and features of Nail-Patella syndromeAlina T Midro
Department of Clinical Genetics, Medical University Białystok, Poland
Am J Med Genet A 124:179-91. 2004..The chromosome 17p11.2 breakpoint maps in the Smith-Magenis syndrome common deletion region, within two overlapping BAC clones, CTD-2354J3 and RP11-311F12...
- Steroid-responsive nephrotic syndrome in a patient with nail-patella syndromePankaj Hari
Department of Pediatrics, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, Ansari Nagar, New Delhi, 110029, India
Pediatr Nephrol 21:1197-9. 2006..Ultrastructural features of NPS including thickening of the glomerular basement membrane with electron-lucent areas were not found...
- Increased symptoms of attention deficit hyperactivity disorder and major depressive disorder symptoms in Nail-patella syndrome: potential association with LMX1B loss-of-functionCarmen López-Arvizu
Department of Psychiatry, Center for Genetic Disorders of Cognition and Behavior, Kennedy Krieger Institute, Baltimore, Maryland 21205, USA
Am J Med Genet B Neuropsychiatr Genet 156:59-66. 2011..The co-occurrence of these symptoms may be related to mesencephalic dopaminergic neurologic pathway abnormalities that are a consequence of LMX1B loss of function...
- Genetic hair and nail disordersEli Sprecher
Department of Dermatology and the Laboratory of Molecular Dermatology, Rambam Medical Center, Haifa 31096, Israel
Clin Dermatol 23:47-55. 2005..The present review briefly describes major recent advances in our understanding of hair and nail genodermatoses...
- Nail-patella syndrome associated with Ewing sarcomaS C Steens
Department of Radiology, Leiden University Medical Center, Leiden, The Netherlands
JBR-BTR 90:214-5. 2007
- WNT pathways and upper limb anomaliesM M Al-Qattan
King Saud University, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
J Hand Surg Eur Vol 36:9-22. 2011..dorsal ectoderm) produce several clinically relevant conditions such as the palmar duplication syndrome, nail patella syndrome, ulnar ray deficiency, limb hypoplasia, polysyndactyly and the palmar nail syndrome...
- The human LMX1B gene: transcription unit, promoter, and pathogenic mutationsJennifer A Dunston
McKusick Nathans Institute of Genetic Medicine, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
Genomics 84:565-76. 2004..Heterozygous loss-of-function mutations in LMX1B cause nail patella syndrome (NPS)...
- Urogenital syndrome (us): a developmental mutation on chromosome 2 of the mouseP W Lane
Jackson Laboratory, Bar Harbor, Maine 04609
Mamm Genome 4:481-4. 1993..Phenotypic similarities between the two syndromes suggest the possibility that they are caused by mutations at homologous loci...
- A microdeletion of chromosome 9q33.3 encompasses the entire LMX1B gene in a Chinese family with nail patella syndromeShujuan Jiang
Clinical Genetics, the Affiliated Shengjing Hospital, China Medical University, Shenyang 110004, Liaoning, China
Int J Mol Sci 15:20158-68. 2014b>Nail patella syndrome (NPS) is an autosomal dominant disorder characterized by nail malformations, patellar apoplasia, or patellar hypoplasia...
- Nail patella syndromeAndrew Damian Popp
University of Louisville Hospital, 530 South Jackson Street, Suite C07, Louisville, Kentucky 40202, USA
Med Arh 62:58-9. 2008..He requested a referral to an orthopedic surgeon and an MR of the right knee was obtained. The finding showed complex tear of the lateral meniscus in patient with Nail Patella Syndrome.
- Are the nail-patella syndrome and the autosomal Goltz-like syndrome the phenotypic expressions of different alleles at the COL5A1 locus?G M Ghiggeri
Divisione di Nefrologia, Istituto G Gaslini, Genova, Italy
Hum Genet 91:175-7. 1993..We suggest that monosomy for the COL5A1 gene is responsible for these connective tissue disorders. Accordingly, the nail-patella syndrome could be attributable to mutations inside the COL5A1 gene rather than to a deletion of it...
- Nail-patella syndrome: long term evolutionJosé L Beguiristáin
Department of Orthopaedics Surgery and Traumatology, School of Medicine, University of Navarra, Pamplona, Spain
J Pediatr Orthop B 12:13-6. 2003..Patellectomy was performed in the eldest patient due to femoropatellar arthritis present at first consultation. No patients presented with elbow or nail disorders or with iliac horns...
- Glomerular basement membrane disorders in experimental models for renal diseases: impact on understanding pathogenesis and improving diagnosisClifford E Kashtan
Department of Pediatrics, University of Minnesota Medical School, University of Minnesota Amplatz Children s Hospital, Minneapolis, MN 55455, USA
Contrib Nephrol 169:175-82. 2011..These models can be exploited in studies of the pathogenesis and treatment of such disorders...
- A spectrum of LMX1B mutations in Nail-Patella syndrome: new point mutations, deletion, and evidence of mosaicism in unaffected parentsMonica Marini
Molecular Genetics and Cytogenetics Unit, G Gaslini Institute, Genova, Italy
Genet Med 12:431-9. 2010..Inter- and intrafamilial variable expressivity of the clinical phenotype is a common finding. Mutations in the human LMX1B gene have been demonstrated to be responsible for Nail-Patella syndrome in around 80% of cases...
- [Nail patella syndrome]Maria João Saavedra
Servico de Reumatologia, Hospitais da Universidade de Coimbra
Acta Reumatol Port 31:357-9. 2006
- Ovotestes and XY sex reversal in a female with an interstitial 9q33.3-q34.1 deletion encompassing NR5A1 and LMX1B causing features of Genitopatellar syndromeSilke Schlaubitz
Department of Molecular and Human Genetics, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
Am J Med Genet A 143:1071-81. 2007..This suggests that the locus 9q33-9q34 can be excluded for GPS and that the presented case is unique in its combination of GPS and NPS features caused by a microdeletion associated with loss of function of LMX1B and NR5A1...
- Nail-patella syndrome with an emphasis on the risk of renal and ocular findingsSandeep Kamath
Princess of Wales Hospital, Bridgend CF31 1RQ, UK
Pediatr Dermatol 27:95-7. 2010..She is under regular surveillance by a multi-disciplinary team of genetic counselors, orthopedists, rheumatologists and ophthalmologists. She is currently prescribed enalapril, melatonin and simvastatin...
- Gene symbol: LMX1B. Disease: Nail-patella syndromeWei De Lin
China Medical University Hospital, Department of Medical Genetics, College of Chinese Medicine, China
Hum Genet 124:295-6. 2008
- What syndrome is this? Nail-patella syndromeDeidre Buddin
Ronald O Perelman Department of Dermatology, New York University School of Medicine, New York 10016, USA
Pediatr Dermatol 19:454-6. 2002
- Congenital brachydactyly and nail hypoplasia: clue to bone-dependent nail formationC S Seitz
Department of Dermatology, University of Wurzburg, Josef Schneider Str 2, D 97080 Wurzburg, Germany
Br J Dermatol 152:1339-42. 2005..In conclusion, the association of nail anomalies with aplasia and/or hypoplasia of corresponding middle and/or distal phalanges supports the hypothesis of bone-dependent nail formation...
- LMX1B is essential for the maintenance of differentiated podocytes in adult kidneysTillmann Burghardt
Institutes for Molecular and Cellular Anatomy
J Am Soc Nephrol 24:1830-48. 2013..Our report establishes the importance of LMX1B in fully differentiated podocytes and argues that LMX1B is essential for the maintenance of an appropriately structured actin cytoskeleton in podocytes. ..
- Nail-patella syndrome with renal involvement and antecubital pterygiaJia Jung Lee
Division of Nephrology, Department of Internal Medicine, Kaohsiung Medical University, Kaohsiung, Taiwan
J Formos Med Assoc 101:655-60. 2002..Both daughters also had the characteristic features of NPS. During follow-up 30 months after the initial examination, the patient had stable renal function and mild proteinuria...
- Manifold functions of the Nail-Patella Syndrome gene Lmx1b in vertebrate developmentJin Xia Dai
Institute of Neuroscience, State Key Laboratory of Neuroscience, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Shanghai 200031, China
Dev Growth Differ 51:241-50. 2009..This review aims to highlight recent insights into the many activities of Lmx1b in vertebrates...
- Human syndromes with congenital patellar anomalies and the underlying gene defectsE M H F Bongers
Department of Human Genetics, Radbound University Nijmegen Medical Center, The Netherlands
Clin Genet 68:302-19. 2005..gene defects of syndromes with congenital patellar aplasia or hypoplasia will be discussed, including the nail patella syndrome, small patella syndrome, isolated patella aplasia hypoplasia, Meier-Gorlin syndrome, RAPADILINO syndrome, ..
- Genetic disorders of glomerular basement membranesClifford E Kashtan
Department of Pediatrics, University of Minnesota Medical School, University of Minnesota Amplatz Children s Hospital, 420 Delaware Street SE, Minneapolis, MN 55455, USA
Nephron Clin Pract 118:c9-c18. 2011..The authors also discuss disorders involving genetic defects in cellular proteins that result in structural defects in glomerular basement membranes (MYH9-related disorders, nail-patella syndrome)...
- Genetic risk for primary open-angle glaucoma determined by LMX1B haplotypesSoo Park
Developmental Biology Unit, University College London Institute of Child Health and Great Ormond Street Hospital for Children NHS Trust, London, United Kingdom
Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci 50:1522-30. 2009..LMX1B mutations cause dominantly-inherited Nail-Patella syndrome in which approximately 33% of patients develop glaucoma. This study investigated the wider role of LMX1B in POAG...
- Identification of genes controlled by LMX1B in the developing mouse limb budDayana Krawchuk
Laboratory of Neural Circuit Development, Institut de recherches cliniques de Montreal IRCM, QC, Canada
Dev Dyn 237:1183-92. 2008..Furthermore, our results suggest that LMX1B controls different targets along the proximal-distal axis of the limb, and suggest the existence of a dorsal proximal limb region that is rich in mRNAs requiring Lmx1b for their expression...
- c.194 A>C (Q65P) mutation in the LMX1B gene in patients with nail-patella syndrome associated with glaucomaPablo Romero
Departamento de Oftalmologia, Hospital Clínico José Joaquín Aguirre, Universidad de Chile, Santiago, Chile
Mol Vis 17:1929-39. 2011....
- Collagen Type III GlomerulopathiesArthur H Cohen
Department of Pathology, Cedars Sinai Medical Center, Los Angeles, California 90048, USA
Adv Chronic Kidney Dis 19:101-6. 2012..Structural lesions are of collagen type III within glomerular basement membranes, different in distribution to collagenofibrotic glomerulopathy. The clinical course is variable...
- An aid to the diagnosis of genetic disorders underlying adult-onset renal failure: a literature reviewH Joosten
Department of Internal Medicine and Nephrology, Isala Clinics, Zwolle, The Netherlands
Clin Nephrol 73:454-72. 2010..2) Not autosomal dominant: Nephronophthisis, Fabry disease, primary oxalosis, Adenine Phosphoribosyl Transferase deficiency, Alport syndrome, Lecithin-cholesterol acyltransferase deficiency, adult-onset cystinosis...
- Nail disorders in children: diagnosis and managementBertrand Richert
Department of Dermatology, University Hospital of Liege, Liege, Belgium
Am J Clin Dermatol 12:101-12. 2011..Its management should be tailored on a case-by-case basis. Acute trauma should never be underestimated in children and hand surgeons should be involved if necessary. Onychophagia and onychotillomania are responsible for chronic trauma...
- Kidney disease in nail-patella syndromeKevin V Lemley
Division of Nephrology, MS 40, Childrens Hospital Los Angeles, 4650 Sunset Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90027, USA
Pediatr Nephrol 24:2345-54. 2009..g. NPHS2, CD2AP), the transription of which is regulated by LMX1B...
- Bilateral accessory iliac horns: pathognomonic findings in Nail-patella syndrome. Scintigraphic evidence on bone scanE Goshen
Department of Nuclear Medicine, Sheba Medical Center, Tel Hashomer, Israel
Clin Nucl Med 25:476-7. 2000..A representative image showing these independent ossification on a Tc-99m MDP bone scan is presented. A conventional pelvic radiographic image of the same patient's pelvis is presented for comparison...
- Isolated loss of inferior pubic ramus: a case reportAly Saber
Port Fouad General Hospital, Port Fouad, Port Said, Egypt
J Med Case Reports 2:202. 2008..There are well-known clinical syndromes concerned with hypoplasia of ischiopubic bone, such as small patella syndrome, nail-patella syndrome, ischiopubic-patellar hypoplasia, and ischiopubic hypoplasia...
- A novel LMX1B nonsense mutation in a family with nail-patella syndromeTomoko Oshimo
J Dermatol Sci 52:57-60. 2008
- [The nail-patella syndrome: rare genetically determined cause of proteinuria]Miłosz Zarzecki
Katedra i Klinika Nefrologii, Endokrynologii i Chorób Przemiany Materii Śląskiego Uniwersytetu Medycznego w Katowicach
Pol Arch Med Wewn 116:1192-9. 2006..Clinical features characteristic for this syndrome and observed in both our patients were compared to the data published previously...
- [Mendelian molecular genetics in glaucoma]D Călugăru
Clinica de Oftalmologie Cluj Napoca
Oftalmologia 54:8-20. 2010..Personalized gene therapy has been proposed as an alternative therapeutic strategy for ocular diseases. This approach might be applicable in families with primary congenital glaucoma and defined mutations in the CYP1B1 gene...
- Rare forms of hyperhidrosisOliver P Kreyden
Department of Dermatology, University Hospital of Zurich, Switzerland
Curr Probl Dermatol 30:178-87. 2002
- Clinico-genetic study of nail-patella syndromeBeom Hee Lee
Department of Pediatrics, Seoul National University Children s Hospital, Seoul, Korea
J Korean Med Sci 24:S82-6. 2009....
- Identification of genes controlled by LMX1B in E13.5 mouse limbsWendy X W Gu
Neural Circuit Development Laboratory, Institut de recherches cliniques de Montreal IRCM, 110 avenue des Pins Ouest, Montreal, QC, Canada, H2W 1R7
Dev Dyn 239:2246-55. 2010..5 mouse Lmx1b mutant and wild-type limbs. We report 14 genes that require Lmx1b for their normal expression in the dorsal limb or the restriction of their expression to the ventral limb...
- Nail-patella syndrome--a preliminary study for genetic linkage with ABO blood groupMandovi Chatterjee
University of Calcutta, Kolkata 700073
J Indian Med Assoc 108:747-9. 2010..This can be understood from the pedigree analysis of an affected family, which is the first step in studying the molecular pathology of the diseased gene...
- How are podocytes affected in nail-patella syndrome?Ralph Witzgall
Pediatr Nephrol 23:1017-20. 2008..LMX1B can serve as a model system to elucidate a genetic program in podocytes...
- Familial nephropathy and multiple exostoses with exostosin-1 (EXT1) gene mutationIan S D Roberts
Department of Cellular Pathology, John Radcliffe Hospital, Headley Way, Headington, Oxford OX3 9DU, United Kingdom
J Am Soc Nephrol 19:450-3. 2008..Similar glomerular basement membrane abnormalities could offer an explanation for both the renal ultrastructural changes and steroid-sensitive nephrotic syndrome...
- Role of transcription factors in podocytesAnne Rascle
Institute for Molecular and Cellular Anatomy, University of Regensburg, Regensburg, Germany
Nephron Exp Nephrol 106:e60-6. 2007..Other transcription factors such as hypoxia-inducible factors and PAX2 are likely to play a role in podocytes, whereas the significance of others, e.g. of POD1 and CITED2, is more speculative at this point...
- Nail-patella syndrome in Saudi Arabia with new features and surgical procedures: the first described studyAbdullah H A Juma
Department of Orthopaedics, Faculty of Medicine, King Abdul Aziz University, Jeddah, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia
MedGenMed 6:6. 2004..In conclusion, NPS, although rare, presents a complex problem and unexpected surgical outcome, and we recommend this procedure with close follow-up...
- An update on disorders of the nailsMaithily A Nandedkar-Thomas
Dermatology Associates of Northern Virginia, Sterling, Virginia 20165, USA
J Am Acad Dermatol 52:877-87. 2005
- The association of Buschke-Ollendorf syndrome and nail-patella syndromeChristian Allen Drouin
Centre hospitalier du Grand Portage, 75 rue St Henri, Rivière du Loup, Quebec G5R 2A4, Canada
J Am Acad Dermatol 46:621-5. 2002..Furthermore, this young patient is also affected by a chronic idiopathic neutropenia usually not observed in Buschke-Ollendorf syndrome or nail-patella syndrome...
- [Ocular involvement in nail-patella syndrome (#161200)]S J Frohlich
Augenklinik der Ludwig Maximilians Universitat, Munchen, Kooperationsgruppe Ophthalmogenetik
Ophthalmologe 99:281-5. 2002..The underlying defect of the LMX1B gene is localised on chromosome 9q34 and causes various typical clinical signs such as onychodysplasia, patella hypoplasia, renal involvement and open angle glaucoma...
- Bilateral absence of the patella in nail-patella syndrome: delayed presentation with anterior knee instabilityAlexandros N Mavrodontidis
Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, School of Medicine, University of Ioannina, Ioannina, Greece
Arthroscopy 20:e89-93. 2004..It should be noted that anterior instability has been described after patellectomy and could be attributed to complete absence of the patella, which is rare in NPS...
- [Clinical, radiological and arthroscopical aspects in nail patella syndrome. Literature review based on an affected family]P Niemeyer
Department für Orthopädie und Traumatologie, Universitatsklinikum Freiburg
Orthopade 35:197-203. 2006b>Nail patella syndrome (NPS) is an autosomal dominant hereditary disorder affecting the nails, skeletal system, kidneys, and eyes...
- Musculoskeletal case 22. Nail patella syndromeCiaran Keogh
Department of Radiology, Vancouver General Hospital, BC
Can J Surg 45:205, 228. 2002
- Noncompaction on cardiac MRI in a patient with nail-patella syndrome and mitochondriopathyJosef Finsterer
Cardiology 100:48-9. 2003
- Nail-patella syndromeBeth A Schulz-Butulis
Dermatology Service, Walter Reed Army Medical Center, 6900 Georgia Avenue NW, Washington, DC 20307 5001, USA
J Am Acad Dermatol 49:1086-7. 2003
- Renal phenotype in heterozygous Lmx1b knockout mice (Lmx1b+/-) after unilateral nephrectomySabine Endele
Institute of Human Genetics, Friedrich Alexander University Erlangen Nuremberg, University Hospital Erlangen, Schwabachanlage 10, 91054 Erlangen, Germany
Transgenic Res 16:723-9. 2007..Moreover, this is the first report of a phenotype in heterozygous Lmx1b (Lmx1b ( +/-)) knockout animals...
- Nail changes in genodermatosesSusanna K Fistarol
Departement of Dermatology, University Hospital Basel, Petersgraben 4, 4031 Basel, Switzerland
Eur J Dermatol 12:119-28. 2002..Using nail changes in selected genodermatoses with a known genetic background, we try to elucidate the genesis of inherited nail disorders and review the resultant clinical manifestations...
- Bilateral recurrent patellar dislocation in a patient with isolated patella aplasia-hypoplasiaEiki Nomura
Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Kawasaki Municipal Hospital, Kawasaki, Japan
Arthroscopy 23:1136.e1-4. 2007..Magnetic resonance images showed both patellae without subluxation and bulky regenerated ligaments...
- Nail-Patella syndrome: a case report and anesthetic implicationsTrevor A Hennessey
Department of Anesthesia, Royal Victoria Hospital, McGill University Health Center, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
Can J Anaesth 54:835-9. 2007..To report a case of asystole during combined epidural and general anesthesia occurring in a patient with Nail-Patella syndrome (NPS), and to review the management and anesthetic implications of this rare genetic syndrome...
- Fingertip dermatitis refractory to topical corticosteroids associated with nail-patella syndromeShinichiro Sakata
Nail Clinic, The Skin and Cancer Foundation of Victoria, Carlton, Victoria, Australia
Australas J Dermatol 49:55-6. 2008..We put forward the possibility of chronic paronychia and fingertip dermatitis, refractory to topical corticosteroids, as associations of digital nail-patella syndrome...
- Multiple triangular lunula unguis: a specific finding for the nail-patella syndromeJon A Dyer
University of Missouri, USA
Mo Med 104:506-8. 2007....
- Bilateral hip dislocation and pubic diastasis in familial nail-patella syndromeDavid J Jacofsky
Department of Orthopedics, Mayo Clinic and Mayo Foundation, Rochester, Minn 55905, USA
Orthopedics 26:329-30. 2003
- Mechanisms of Ocular Morphogenesis The anterior segmentRandy Johnson; Fiscal Year: 2005..that mutations in the LIM-homeodomain transcription factor LMX1B cause a congenital disease caused nail patella syndrome. This disease affects the development of the limbs and results in renal failure and early onset open angle ..
- DORSOVENTRAL PATTERNING IN LIMB DEVELOPMENTKerby Oberg; Fiscal Year: 2001..Furthermore, it may provide additional insights into the pathogenesis of Nail-Patella Syndrome, which has been linked to mutations in the human LMXIB gene. ..
- GLOMERULAR PERMSELECTIVITY IN ALPORT SYNDROMEClifford Kashtan; Fiscal Year: 2004..This trial will compare urinary protein levels, kidney function, and renal structural changes in treated and untreated dogs. ..
- Urinary Podocyte Excretion Using FACS MethodologyKevin Lemley; Fiscal Year: 2003..e. is podocyturia an earlier biomarker of incipient nephropathy? and 2) do the responses of albuminuria and podocyturia to treatment with angiotensin-converting enzyme inhibitors differ? ..
- MOLECULAR GENETICS OF NAIL PATELLA SYNDROMEIain McIntosh; Fiscal Year: 2004b>Nail Patella Syndrome (NPS) is a diverse phenotype inherited in an autosomal dominant manner. The syndrome is characterized by dysplasia of the nails, patellae and elbows, as well as open angle glaucoma and potentially lethal nephropathy...
- COLLABORATIVE STUDY OF INITIAL GLAUCOMA TREATMENTPAUL LICHTER; Fiscal Year: 2003....
- Genetic model of retinal pigment epithelium degenerationDouglas Vollrath; Fiscal Year: 2005....