[ILLUSTRATION OMITTED] Cilia respected Finding the cause of an obscure disease called Bardet-Biedl syndrome was the first big find.
What does BBS stand for?
BBS stands for Bardet-Biedl Syndrome
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These include such conditions as polycystic kidney disease, retinitis pigmentosa in the eye, and rare inherited disorders such as Alstrom syndrome, Bardet-Biedl syndrome, primary ciliary dyskinesia and nephronopthisis.
Prader Willi Syndrome, CHARGE syndrome, Bardet-Biedl syndrome, congenital adrenal hyperplasia, DAXI and leptin deficiency, etc.
The third patient was a 13-year-old girl, who had a transplant 2 years before contracting PCP because of cystic renal dysplasia occurring in the context of Bardet-Biedl syndrome.
They recently published a paper in the science journal Nature in collaboration with their British and American colleagues' on the discovery of BBS8, the sixth gene linked to the development of Bardet-Biedl Syndrome (BBS).
Studying families with a relatively rare condition called Bardet-Biedl syndrome (BBS), characterized by obesity, learning disabilities, and eye and kidney problems, the researchers uncovered a new gene.
org 1,2 BANNAYAN, RUVALCABA, RILEY-SMITH SYNDROME See: Sotos Syndrome BARDET-BIEDL SYNDROME See: Laurence-Moon-Bardet-Biedl Syndrome BATTEN DISEASE See also: Tay-Sachs Disease Batten Disease Support and Research Association 120 Humphries Dr.
These include such conditions as polycystic kidney disease, retinitis pigmentosa in the eye, and rare inherited disorders such as Alstr"m syndrome, Bardet-Biedl syndrome, primary ciliary dyskinesia and nephronopthisis.