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Batten Disease

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by Alan R

(Neuronal Ceroid Lipofuscinosis)

 

RESOURCES

National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke
http://www.ninds.nih.gov

NIH Office of Rare Diseases Research
http://rarediseases.info.nih.gov

 

CANADIAN RESOURCES

Batten Disease Support and Research Association
http://www.bdsra.org

SickKids
http://www.sickkids.ca

 

References


Battem disease. Office of Scientific and Health Reports. National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke National Institutes of Health website. June 1992. Available at: http://www.medhelp.org/lib/batten.htm. Updated June 1992. Accessed August 8, 2013.


Batten’s disease: clues to neuronal protein catabolism in lysosomes. J Neurosci Res. Apr 15, 2000.


Batten’s disease: eight genes and still counting. The Lancet. Aug 7, 1999.


Sondhi D, et al. Feasibility of gene therapy for late neuronal ceroid lipofuscinosis. Arch Neurol. Nov 2001;58(11):1793-1798.


Taupin P. HuCNS-SC (StemCells). Curr Opin Mol Ther. Apr 2006;8(2):156-163.


What is Batten disease: Batten Disease Support and Research Association website. Available at: http://www.bdsra.org/what-is-batten-disease/about-batten-disease. Updated August 8, 2013.

 

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