Kyphosis is a common spinal disorder affecting up to 8.3% of the population, and associated with significant morbidity. Familial and twin studies have implicated a genetic involvement. However, the causative genes have not been identified.
|Number of pages||1|
|Publication status||Published - 2011|
|Event||Society for Endocrinology BES 2010 - Manchester, United Kingdom|
Duration: 14 Mar 2010 → 17 Mar 2010
|Conference||Society for Endocrinology BES 2010|
|Period||14/03/10 → 17/03/10|
Esapa, C., Head, R., Thomas, G., Brown, M., Croucher, P., Cox, R., Brown, S., & Thakker, R. (2011). A mouse with an ENU-induced mutation (Tyr209Asn) in the natriuretic peptide receptor 3 (Npr3) develops autosomal recessive kyphosis. 25. Abstract from Society for Endocrinology BES 2010, Manchester, United Kingdom. http://www.endocrine-abstracts.org/ea/0025/ea0025OC4.1.htm