MELAS Syndrome

Known as: Syndrome, MELAS, Mitochondrial Myopathy, Lactic Acidosis, Stroke-Like Episode, Mitochondrial Encephalomyopathy, Lactic Acidosis, and Stroke-Like Episodes 
A mitochondrial disorder characterized by focal or generalized seizures, episodes of transient or persistent neurologic dysfunction resembling… (More)

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1946-2017
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2007
Highly Cited
2007
Comparative analysis of multiple genomes in a phylogenetic framework dramatically improves the precision and sensitivity of… (More)
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2002
Highly Cited
2002
Field-collected specimens of all known taxa in the Anopheles gambiae complex were analyzed on the basis of chromosome inversions… (More)
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1995
1995
PURPOSE To evaluate imaging findings in MELAS (mitochondrial myopathy, encephalopathy, lactic acidosis, strokes) syndrome for the… (More)
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Highly Cited
1993
Highly Cited
1993
A ribosomal DNA-polymerase chain reaction (PCR) method has been developed for species identification of individuals of the five… (More)
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Highly Cited
1992
Highly Cited
1992
The pathogenetic mechanism of the mitochondrial tRNA(LeuUUR) gene mutation responsible for the MELAS (mitochondrial myopathy… (More)
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Highly Cited
1990
Highly Cited
1990
Mitochondrial encephalomyopathies are usually divided into three distinct clinical subgroups: (1) mitochondrial myopathy… (More)
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1988
1988
Severe prolonged migrainous symptoms and prolonged partial status epilepticus are characteristic features of the MELAS syndrome… (More)
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Highly Cited
1987
Highly Cited
1987
A 0.59 kilobase DNA fragment cloned from an rDNA cistron of the mosquito Anopheles gambiae can be used as a probe to… (More)
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Highly Cited
1984
Highly Cited
1984
We report on two patients who have a mitochondrial myopathy, encephalopathy, lactic acidosis, and recurrent cerebral insults that… (More)
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