Durgadevi Thyagarajan

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A T-to-C transition at nucleotide (nt) 9176 in the mitochondrial adenosine triphosphatase 6 (ATPase 6) gene was detected in 2 brothers with a neurological disorder resembling Leigh syndrome. The mutation was also present in the 2 other siblings and in the mother, who were asymptomatic. In the more severely affected boy (the proband), the mutation was(More)
Rapid-onset dystonia-parkinsonism (RDP), first described in a large Midwestern family, is now reported in a second, apparently unrelated, family in which four individuals have this same syndrome. All four developed sudden onset of dysarthria, dysphagia, severe dystonic spasms, bradykinesia, and postural instability over less than 1 hour to a few days. Three(More)
The objective of this study was to determine whether a mitochondrial DNA mutation and defective oxidative phosphorylation are present in a pedigree with maternally inherited sensorineural deafness, levodopa-responsive parkinsonism, and neuropathy. We sequenced the mitochondrial-encoded ribosomal RNA, cytochrome c oxidase, and transfer RNA genes by cycle(More)
The severity of alcoholic cirrhosis depends on the presence of liver inflammation and fibrogenesis. Previous studies have hypothesized that carbohydrate deficient transferrin can be used as marker of liver impairment in alcoholic liver disease patients. The present study was designed to assess whether carbohydrate deficient transferrin is associated with(More)
(2014) Effect of dietary supplementation of herbal seeds on carcass traits of turkey poults, Veterinary World 7(11): 938-942. Abstract Aim: The present study was conducted to find the effect of four herbal seeds on carcass traits of turkey poults. Materials and Methods: A biological study using Nandanam turkey poults (Meleagris gallapavo) for 8 weeks(More)
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