Lesch-Nyhan Syndrome

Known as: Juvenile Hyperuricemia Syndrome, X-Linked Primary Hyperuricemias, Hyperuricemia Syndrome, Primary 
An inherited disorder transmitted as a sex-linked trait and caused by a deficiency of an enzyme of purine metabolism; HYPOXANTHINE… (More)
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2007
Review
2007
Deficiency of hypoxanthine-guanine phosphoribosyltransferase (HPRT) activity is an inborn error of purine metabolism associated… (More)
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2005
2005
Lesch-Nyhan syndrome (LNS), first described in 1964 by Lesch and Nyhan, is a rare X-linked genetic disorder involving (near… (More)
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2004
Highly Cited
2004
Human embryonic stem (ES) cells are pluripotent cells derived from blastocyst-stage embryos. It has been suggested that these… (More)
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1998
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1998
The complement system plays a paradoxical role in the development and expression of autoimmunity in humans. The activation of… (More)
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1989
Highly Cited
1989
The Lesch-Nyhan (LN) syndrome is a severe X chromosome-linked disease that results from a deficiency of the purine salvage enzyme… (More)
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1987
Highly Cited
1987
Embryonal stem (ES) cell lines, established in culture from peri-implantation mouse blastocysts1–3, can colonize both the somatic… (More)
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1987
Highly Cited
1987
The human Lesch–Nyhan syndrome is a rare neurological and behavioural disorder, affecting only males, which is caused by an… (More)
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1976
1976
The Lesch--Nyhan syndrome is a heritable disorder of the metabolism of uric acid in which behavioral manifestations are prominent… (More)
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1971
1971
Lesch-Nyhan syndrome is a condition that occurs almost exclusively in males. It is characterized by neurological and behavioral… (More)
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1969
Highly Cited
1969
NDiviDuAI with homocystinuria 12 have been found to lack normal activity of the enzyme cystathionine synthetase.3 In many of the… (More)
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