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Chronic progressive external ophthalmoplegia

Known as: Mitochondrial Ocular Myopathy, Dystrophy, Ocular Muscular, Ocular Myopathy, Mitochondrial 
A mitochondrial myopathy characterized by slowly progressive paralysis of the levator palpebrae, orbicularis oculi, and extraocular muscles. Ragged… Expand
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Review
2018
Review
2018
The POLG gene encodes the mitochondrial DNA polymerase that is responsible for replication of the mitochondrial genome. Mutations… Expand
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Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
External shocks, such as commodity price fluctuations, natural disasters, and the role of the international economy, are often… Expand
Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
The gene products involved in mammalian mitochondrial DNA (mtDNA) maintenance and organization remain largely unknown. We report… Expand
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Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
Progressive external ophthalmoplegias (PEO) characterized by accumulation of large-scale mitochondrial DNA (mtDNA) deletions are… Expand
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Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
Muscle-eye-brain disease (MEB) is an autosomal recessive disorder characterized by congenital muscular dystrophy, ocular… Expand
Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
Autosomal dominant progressive external ophthalmoplegia is a rare human disease that shows a Mendelian inheritance pattern, but… Expand
Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
The 3' region of the external transcribed spacer (ETS) of 18S-26S nuclear ribosomal DNA was sequenced in 19 representatives of… Expand
Highly Cited
1990
Highly Cited
1990
MITOCHONDRIAL encephalomyopathies are usually divided into three distinct clinical subgroups: (1) mitochondrial myopathy… Expand
Highly Cited
1989
Highly Cited
1989
We investigated the correlations of deletions of mitochondrial DNA in skeletal muscle with clinical manifestations of… Expand
Highly Cited
1989
Highly Cited
1989
Kearns-Sayre syndrome (KSS) and progressive external ophthalmoplegia (PEO) are related neuromuscular disorders characterized by… Expand