IRF6 mutations may not be a major cause of Van der Woude syndrome in India


We read with interest the article by GB Ferrero et al. on Van der Woude syndrome (VWS) reporting a novel mutation [2] in the IRF6 gene coding region. Nearly 100 mutations in the coding region of the gene have been reported from several populations in different geographical regions of the globe. So far, IRF6 is the only gene shown to be associated with VWS… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/s00431-010-1288-2