Journal of Nature and Science (JNSCI), Vol.3, No.9, e446, 2017

Neuroscience

 

A microRNA cluster (let-7c, miRNA-99a, miRNA-125b, miRNA-155 and miRNA-802) encoded at chr21q21.1-chr21q21.3 and the phenotypic diversity of Down¡¯s syndrome (DS; trisomy 21)

 

Yuhai Zhao1,2, Vivian Jaber2, Maire E. Percy3-5, and Walter J. Lukiw2,6,7,*

 

1Department of Anatomy and Cell Biology, Louisiana State University Health Science Center, New Orleans, LA 70112, USA; 2LSU Neuroscience Center, Louisiana State University Health Science Center, New Orleans, LA 70112, USA; 3Department of Physiology, University of Toronto, Toronto, Canada; 4Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Toronto, Toronto, Canada; 5Surrey Place Centre, Toronto, Canada; 6Department of Ophthalmology, Louisiana State University Health Science Center, New Orleans, LA 70112, USA; 7Department of Neurology, Louisiana State University Health Science Center, New Orleans, LA 70112, USA



Conflict of Interest: No conflicts declared.

* Corresponding Author: Walter J. Lukiw, BS, MS, PhD. LSU Neuroscience Center, Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center, 2020 Gravier Street, Suite 904, New Orleans, LA 70112-2272, USA. Email: wlukiw@lsuhsc.edu

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