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Research & Reviews  206 results

Novel homozygous protein-truncating mutation of BBS9 identified in a Chinese consanguin...
Molecular Genetics & Genomic Medicine; Tang HY, Xie F et. al.

Jul 3rd, 2021 - Bardet-Biedl syndrome (BBS) is a rare and genetically heterogeneous disease with a broad spectrum of clinical features, including but not limited to rod-cone dystrophy, postaxial polydactyly, central obesity, intellectual disability, hypogonadism,...

Sleep and physical activity patterns in adults and children with Bardet-Biedl syndrome.
Orphanet Journal of Rare Diseases; Pomeroy J, VanWormer JJ et. al.

Jun 16th, 2021 - Overweight and obesity are common features of the rare disease Bardet-Biedl syndrome (BBS). Sleep and physical activity are behaviors that might impact overweight and obesity and thus may play a key role in the health and well-being of people with...

Nephroplex: a kidney-focused NGS panel highlights the challenges of PKD1 sequencing and...
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Journal of Nephrology; Zacchia M, Blanco FDV et. al.

May 9th, 2021 - Genetic testing of patients with inherited kidney diseases has emerged as a tool of clinical utility by improving the patients' diagnosis, prognosis, surveillance and therapy. The present study applied a Next Generation Sequencing (NGS)-based pane...

BBS1 branchpoint variant is associated with non-syndromic retinitis pigmentosa.
Journal of Medical Genetics; Fadaie Z, Whelan L et. al.

Apr 30th, 2021 - Inherited retinal diseases (IRDs) can be caused by variants in >270 genes. The Bardet-Biedl syndrome 1 (BBS1) gene is one of these genes and may be associated with syndromic and non-syndromic autosomal recessive retinitis pigmentosa (RP). Here, we...

A mouse model of Bardet-Biedl Syndrome has impaired fear memory, which is rescued by li...
PLoS Genetics; Pak TK, Carter CS et. al.

Apr 23rd, 2021 - Primary cilia are microtubule-based organelles present on most cells that regulate many physiological processes, ranging from maintaining energy homeostasis to renal function. However, the role of these structures in the regulation of behavior rem...

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Clinicaltrials.gov  3 results

Genetics and Clinical Characteristics of Bardet-Biedl Syndrome

Dec 4th, 2019 - Although the Bardet-Biedl syndrome (BBS: severe obesity, polydactyly, learning disabilities, retinopathy, renal disease and cardiac malformations) was described more than 80 years ago, it is only over the past few years that extensive data on the ...

Setmelanotide Phase 2 Treatment Trial in Patients With Rare Genetic Disorders of Obesity

Nov 1st, 2018 - The purpose of the study is to determine the effect of setmelanotide (RM-493) on weight, hunger assessments and other factors in patients with rare genetic disorders of obesity, including POMC deficiency, LepR deficiency, Bardet-Biedl syndrome and...

Bardet-Biedl Syndrome Study: Clinical and Genetic Epidemiology Study in Adults

Aug 8th, 2008 - This study is based on the study of the natural history of a rare disorder: the Bardet-Biedl syndrome (BBS) (which is associated with retinitis pigmentosa, polydactyly, cognitive impairment, obesity, and kidney failure). The clinical, biological, ...

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News  1 results

A Retinal Disease With Systemic Associations

Jun 10th, 2004 - Clinical Presentation A 17-year-old male presented to our office with a history of difficulty seeing, particularly in the dark, for several years. His vision had gradually worsened since onset. He had been prescribed glasses by his optometrist, bu...

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