Is gestation in Prader-Willi syndrome affected by the genetic subtype?

Abstract

Prader-Willi syndrome (PWS) is a complex genetic disorder with errors in genomic imprinting, generally due to a paternal deletion of chromosome 15q11-q13 region. Maternal disomy 15 (both 15s from the mother) is the second most common form of PWS resulting from a trisomic zygote followed by trisomy rescue in early pregnancy and loss of the paternal… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/s10815-009-9341-7

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@article{Butler2009IsGI, title={Is gestation in Prader-Willi syndrome affected by the genetic subtype?}, author={Merlin G. Butler and Jennifer Sturich and Susan E. Myers and J Gold and V Kimonis and Daniel J. Driscoll}, journal={Journal of Assisted Reproduction and Genetics}, year={2009}, volume={26}, pages={461-466} }