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Menkes Kinky Hair Syndrome

Known as: Kinky Hair Disease, Menkes' Disease, Congenital Hypocupremia 
An inherited disorder of copper metabolism transmitted as an X-linked trait and characterized by the infantile onset of HYPOTHERMIA, feeding… Expand
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Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
beta-Catenin is an essential molecule in Wnt/wingless signaling, which controls decisive steps in embryogenesis. To study the… Expand
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Review
2001
Review
2001
Numerous strains of mice with defined mutations display pronounced abnormalities of hair follicle cycling, even in the absence of… Expand
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Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
An effector of intercellular adhesion, beta-catenin also functions in Wnt signaling, associating with Lef-1/Tcf DNA-binding… Expand
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Highly Cited
1997
Highly Cited
1997
OBJECTIVE To determine the current prevalence and mean ages of onset of pubertal characteristics in young girls seen in pediatric… Expand
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Highly Cited
1993
Highly Cited
1993
Wilson disease (WD) is an autosomal recessive disorder of copper transport, resulting in copper accumulation and toxicity to the… Expand
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Highly Cited
1980
Highly Cited
1980
Drawings were made from Tanner's photographs illustrating five stages of development each for male genitalia, testicular size… Expand
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Highly Cited
1980
Highly Cited
1980
The variability in time on onset and progression of puberty warrants the use of stage of sexual maturation rather than… Expand
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Highly Cited
1972
Highly Cited
1972
Abstract Copper deficiency has been demonstrated in seven babies with Menkes' kinky-hair syndrome. Gross changes in free… Expand
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Highly Cited
1970
Highly Cited
1970
Mixed longitudinal data on the physical changes at puberty in 228 normal boys are presented together with normal standards for… Expand
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Highly Cited
1969
Highly Cited
1969
In Great Britain some girls begin to menstruate in their 10th or 11th years, while others who are equally healthy may not… Expand
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