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Autosomal dominant inheritance

Known as: Autosomal dominant, Autosomal dominant form, Autosomal dominant type 
Autosomal dominant inheritance refers to genetic conditions that occur when a mutation is present in one copy of a given gene (i.e., the person is… Expand
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
Hereditary nonpolyposis colorectal cancer (HNPCC), also known as Lynch syndrome, is a common autosomal dominant syndrome… Expand
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Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
Autosomal dominant hypercholesterolemia (ADH; OMIM144400), a risk factor for coronary heart disease, is characterized by an… Expand
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Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
Tuberous sclerosis (TSC) is an autosomal dominant disorder characterized by the formation of hamartomas in a wide range of human… Expand
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Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
Dyskeratosis congenita is a progressive bone-marrow failure syndrome that is characterized by abnormal skin pigmentation… Expand
Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
Autosomal dominant optic atrophy (ADOA) is the most prevalent hereditary optic neuropathy resulting in progressive loss of visual… Expand
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
Emery-Dreifuss muscular dystrophy (EDMD) is characterized by early contractures of elbows and Achilles tendons, slowly… Expand
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Highly Cited
1995
Highly Cited
1995
Some cases of Alzheimer's disease are inherited as an autosomal dominant trait. Genetic linkage studies have mapped a locus (AD3… Expand
Highly Cited
1995
Highly Cited
1995
IN Western Europe and the United States approximately 1 in 12 women develop breast cancer. A small proportion of breast cancer… Expand
Highly Cited
1995
Highly Cited
1995
ALZHEIMER'S disease (AD) is the most common cause of progressive intellectual failure in aged humans. AD brains contain numerous… Expand
Highly Cited
1993
Highly Cited
1993
AMYOTROPHIC lateral sclerosis (ALS) is a degenerative disorder of motor neurons in the cortex, brainstem and spinal cord1,2. Its… Expand