Genome-Wide Linkage Scan Maps ETINPH Gene to Chromosome 19q12–13.31

  title={Genome-Wide Linkage Scan Maps ETINPH Gene to Chromosome 19q12–13.31},
  author={Jun Zhang and Christopher W. Carr and Daniele Rigamonti and Ahmed E. Badr},
  journal={Human Heredity},
  pages={262 - 267}
Objective: Essential tremor (ET), one of the most common neurological disorders, comprises uncontrollable tremor, usually in the upper extremities. Idiopathic normal pressure hydrocephalus (iNPH) features ventricular enlargement in the absence of elevated intracranial pressure; its three cardinal symptoms are gait impairment, incontinence, and dementia. iNPH is among the most common medical problems in the older population. To date, the genetic etiologies of ET and iNPH remain largely elusive… 
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