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Genetics of mental retardation

Ahuja, Alka, Thapar, Anita and Owen, Michael John 2005. Genetics of mental retardation. Indian Journal of Medical Sciences 59 (9) , pp. 407-417. 10.4103/0019-5359.16820

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Abstract

Mental retardation can follow any of the biological, environmental and psychological events that are capable of producing deficits in cognitive functions. Recent advances in molecular genetic techniques have enabled us to understand more about the molecular basis of several genetic syndromes associated with mental retardation. In contrast, where there is no discrete cause, the interplay of genetic and environmental influences remains poorly understood. This article presents a critical review of literature on genetics of mental retardation.

Item Type: Article
Date Type: Publication
Status: Published
Schools: MRC Centre for Neuropsychiatric Genetics and Genomics (CNGG)
Medicine
Neuroscience and Mental Health Research Institute (NMHRI)
Subjects: R Medicine > RC Internal medicine > RC0321 Neuroscience. Biological psychiatry. Neuropsychiatry
Publisher: Medknow Publications
ISSN: 0019-5359
Last Modified: 25 Dec 2017 20:59
URI: http://orca-mwe.cf.ac.uk/id/eprint/83848

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