- Helix initiation motif
- Hair disease
- Winter H, Rogers MA, Langbein L, Stevens HP, Leigh IM, Labrèze C, Roul S, Taieb A, Krieg T, Schweizer J: Mutations in the hair cortex keratin hHb6 cause the inherited hair disease monilethrix. Nature Genet 1997;16:372–374.
- Parry DAD, Steinert PM: IF Pathology: Molecular Consequences of Rod and End Domain Mutations; in Parry DAD, Steinert PM (eds): Intermediate Filament Structure, Molecular Biology Intelligence Unit. R.G. Landers Company Austin, Texas, Springer, New York, 1995, pp 145–175.
- Winter H, Clark RD, Tarras-Wahlberg C, Rogers MA, Schweizer J: Monilethrix: A novel mutation (Glu402Lys) in the helix termination motif and the first causative mutation (Asn114Asp) in the helix initiation motif of the type II hair keratin hHb6. J Invest Dermatol 1999;113:263–266.
Dr. Hermelita Winter
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Received: Received: April 29, 1999
Accepted: May 19, 1999
Number of Print Pages : 3
Number of Figures : 2, Number of Tables : 0, Number of References : 3
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