Autosomal recessive spastic ataxia of Charlevoix-Saguenay: compound heterozygotes for nonsense mutations of the SACS gene.

Mutations of the SACS gene have been reported in patients with autosomal recessive spastic ataxia of Charlevoix-Saguenay from Canada (Quebec), Tunisia, Japan, Turkey, Belgium, Italy, Spain, the Netherlands, and Germany. Features that distinguish autosomal recessive spastic ataxia of Charlevoix-Saguenay from other recessive ataxias include sensory motor… CONTINUE READING