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  • Mojgan Babanejad, Zohreh Fattahi, +10 authors Hossein Najmabadi
  • Medicine, Biology
  • American journal of medical genetics. Part A
  • 2012 (First Publication: 1 October 2012)
  • Hearing loss is the most common sensory disorder worldwide and affects 1 of every 500 newborns. In developed countries, at least 50% of cases are genetic, most often resulting in nonsyndromicContinue Reading
  • Zohreh Fattahi, A. Eliot Shearer, +11 authors Hossein Najmabadi
  • Medicine, Biology
  • American journal of medical genetics. Part A
  • 2012 (First Publication: 1 August 2012)
  • MYO15A is located at the DFNB3 locus on chromosome 17p11.2, and encodes myosin-XV, an unconventional myosin critical for the formation of stereocilia in hair cells of cochlea. Recessive mutations inContinue Reading
  • Niloofar Bazazzadegan, Nooshin Nikzat, +18 authors Hossein Najmabadi
  • Medicine
  • International journal of pediatric…
  • 2012 (First Publication: 1 August 2012)
  • OBJECTIVE Mutations in GJB2, encoding connexin 26 (CX26), are causally related to autosomal recessive form of non-syndromic hearing loss (NSHL) at the DFNB1 locus and autosomal dominant NSHL at theContinue Reading
  • Zohreh Fattahi, Zahra Kalhor, +11 authors Hossein Najmabadi
  • Biology, Medicine
  • Clinical genetics
  • 2017 (First Publication: 15 February 2016)
  • Neuromuscular diseases (NMDs) include a broad range of disorders affecting muscles, nerves and neuromuscular junctions. Their overlapping phenotypes and heterogeneous genetic nature have createdContinue Reading
  • Behzad Davarnia, Mojgan Babanejad, +10 authors Hossein Najmabadi
  • Biology, Medicine
  • International journal of pediatric…
  • 2012 (First Publication: 1 February 2012)
  • OBJECTIVE Hereditary hearing impairment is a genetically heterogeneous disorder. In spite of this, mutations in the GJB2 gene, encoding connexin 26 (Cx26), are a major cause of nonsyndromic recessiveContinue Reading