A novel ATP1A2 gene mutation in an Irish familial hemiplegic migraine kindred.

@article{Fernandez2008ANA,
  title={A novel ATP1A2 gene mutation in an Irish familial hemiplegic migraine kindred.},
  author={Desiree M Fernandez and Collette Kathleen Hand and Brian J. Sweeney and Nollaig A. Parfrey},
  journal={Headache},
  year={2008},
  volume={48 1},
  pages={101-8}
}
OBJECTIVE We studied a large Irish Caucasian pedigree with familial hemiplegic migraine (FHM) with the aim of finding the causative gene mutation. BACKGROUND FHM is a rare autosomal-dominant subtype of migraine with aura, which is linked to 4 loci on chromosomes 19p13, 1q23, 2q24, and 1q31. The mutations responsible for hemiplegic migraine have been… CONTINUE READING