Genotype–phenotype investigation of 35 patients from 11 unrelated families with camptodactyly–arthropathy–coxa vara–pericarditis (CACP) syndrome

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Yilmaz S., Alkaya D. , Kasapcopur O. , Barut K. , Akdemir E. S. , Celen C., ...Daha Fazla

Molecular Genetics and Genomic Medicine, cilt.6, sa.2, ss.230-248, 2018 (SCI Expanded İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier identifier

  • Cilt numarası: 6 Konu: 2
  • Basım Tarihi: 2018
  • Doi Numarası: 10.1002/mgg3.364
  • Dergi Adı: Molecular Genetics and Genomic Medicine
  • Sayfa Sayıları: ss.230-248


BackgroundThe camptodactyly-arthropathy-coxa vara-pericarditis syndrome (CACP) is a rare autosomal recessive condition characterized by camptodactyly, noninflammatory arthropathy, coxa vara, and pericarditis. CACP is caused by mutations in the proteoglycan 4 (PRG4) gene, which encodes a lubricating glycoprotein present in the synovial fluid and at the surface of articular cartilage.