Alport syndrome and the X chromosome: Implications of a diagnosis of Alport syndrome in females

Clifford E. Kashtan

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Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)1499-1505
Number of pages7
JournalNephrology Dialysis Transplantation
Issue number6
StatePublished - Jun 2007

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Acknowledgements. I would like to acknowledge support from the National Institutes of Health, as well as many helpful discussions of the X chromosome and Alport syndrome with my colleagues Yoav Segal and George E. Lees.


  • Alport syndrome
  • Basement membranes
  • Type IV collagen
  • X chromosome

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