Microphthalmos

Known as: Simple microphthalmos, Microphthalmia, Microphthalmos [Disease/Finding] 
A congenital abnormality characterized by the presence of an abnormally small eye globe.
National Institutes of Health

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Highly Cited
2012
Highly Cited
2012
Lysosomes are the major cellular site for clearance of defective organelles and digestion of internalized material. Demand on… (More)
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2010
Highly Cited
2010
BACKGROUND The National Birth Defects Prevention Network collects state-specific birth defects surveillance data for annual… (More)
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2009
Highly Cited
2009
The highly aggressive character of melanoma makes it an excellent model for probing the mechanisms underlying metastasis, which… (More)
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Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
Approximately 10% of humans with anophthalmia (absent eye) or severe microphthalmia (small eye) show haploid insufficiency due to… (More)
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2006
Highly Cited
2006
It is widely held that cells with metastatic properties such as invasiveness and expression of matrix metalloproteinases arise… (More)
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Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
Systematic analyses of cancer genomes promise to unveil patterns of genetic alterations linked to the genesis and spread of human… (More)
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Review
2000
Review
2000
Compelling evidence has been gathered indicating that pro-opiomelanocortin peptides, alpha-melanocyte stimulating hormone (alpha… (More)
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
We report the isolation and identification of a new mutation affecting pigment cell fate in the zebrafish neural crest… (More)
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Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
Germline mutations at loci encoding the transcription factor Microphthalmia (Mi), the cytokine receptor c-Kit, or its ligand… (More)
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Highly Cited
1993
Highly Cited
1993
Mice with mutations at the microphthalmia (mi) locus have some or all of the following defects: loss of pigmentation, reduced eye… (More)
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