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A case report of Chinese brothers with inherited MECP2-containing duplication: autism and intellectual disability, but not seizures or respiratory infections

Xiu Xu1*, Qiong Xu1, Ying Zhang1, Xiaodi Zhang23, Tianlin Cheng23, Bingbing Wu1, Yanhua Ding1, Ping Lu1, Jingjing Zheng23, Min Zhang2, Zilong Qiu2 and Xiang Yu2*

Author Affiliations

1 Department of Child Healthcare, Children’s Hospital of Fudan University, Shanghai, China

2 Institute of Neuroscience and State Key Laboratory of Neuroscience, Shanghai Institutes for Biological Sciences, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Shanghai, China

3 Graduate School of the Chinese Academy of Sciences, Shanghai, China

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BMC Medical Genetics 2012, 13:75  doi:10.1186/1471-2350-13-75

Published: 21 August 2012

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Supplemental Methods MeasuringMECP2-containing CNVs Using AccuCopy Kit. Real-time qPCR. Agilent 1M CGH and data analysis.

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Genes in Xq28 duplicated in P01A and P01B, listed together with their AutismKB scores.

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