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progeroid syndromes

Thursday 16 February 2006

Types

- progeria
- Werner syndrome
- Hutchinson-Gilford syndrome

See also

- senescence

References

- Kudlow BA, Kennedy BK, Monnat RJ Jr. Werner and Hutchinson-Gilford progeria syndromes: mechanistic basis of human progeroid diseases. Nat Rev Mol Cell Biol. 2007 May;8(5):394-404. PMID: 17450177

- Martin GM, Oshima J: Lessons from human progeroid syndromes. Nature 408:263, 2000.

- Novelli G, D’Apice MR. The strange case of the "lumper" lamin A/C gene and human premature ageing. Trends Mol Med. 2003 Sep;9(9):370-5. PMID: 13129702

- Worman HJ, Courvalin JC. The nuclear lamina and inherited disease. Trends Cell Biol. 2002 Dec ;12(12):591-8. PMID : 12495848

- Bohr VA: Human premature aging syndromes and genomic instability. Mech Ageing Dev 123:987, 2002.