Muscular Dystrophy

Known as: Dystrophies, Muscular, Muscular dystrophy NOS, Dystrophy, Muscular 
A group of inherited progressive muscle disorders characterized by muscle weakness and eventual death of the muscle tissues. Examples include… (More)

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1935-2018
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Highly Cited
2011
Highly Cited
2011
BACKGROUND Local intramuscular administration of the antisense oligonucleotide PRO051 in patients with Duchenne's muscular… (More)
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2010
Highly Cited
2010
We report on delivery of a functional dystrophin transgene to skeletal muscle in six patients with Duchenne's muscular dystrophy… (More)
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2003
Highly Cited
2003
Muscular dystrophy includes a diverse group of inherited muscle diseases characterized by wasting and weakness of skeletal muscle… (More)
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Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
Fukuyama congenital muscular dystrophy (FCMD), muscle-eye-brain disease (MEB), and Walker-Warburg syndrome are congenital… (More)
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
The nuclear lamina is a protein meshwork lining the nucleoplasmic face of the inner nuclear membrane and represents an important… (More)
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
Emery-Dreifuss muscular dystrophy (EDMD) is characterized by early contractures of elbows and Achilles tendons, slowly… (More)
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Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
Fukuyama-type congenital muscular dystrophy (FCMD), one of the most common autosomal recessive disorders in Japan (incidence is 0… (More)
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Highly Cited
1987
Highly Cited
1987
The protein product of the human Duchenne muscular dystrophy locus (DMD) and its mouse homolog (mDMD) have been identified by… (More)
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Highly Cited
1987
Highly Cited
1987
The 14 kb human Duchenne muscular dystrophy (DMD) cDNA corresponding to a complete representation of the fetal skeletal muscle… (More)
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Highly Cited
1984
Highly Cited
1984
An X chromosome-linked mouse mutant (gene symbol, mdx) has been found that has elevated plasma levels of muscle creatine kinase… (More)
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