Molecular analysis of fragile X syndrome in Antalya Province.

BACKGROUND Detection of the (CGG)n repeats in the FMR1 gene that cause the fragile X syndrome (FXS), has become a milestone for phenotype-genotype correlation in FXS. AIMS To screen the FMR1 gene CGG repeats in index cases with FXS and their family members in the Antalya Province. SETTING AND DESIGN This study was prospectively conducted between January… CONTINUE READING