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What does BBS stand for?

BBS stands for Bardet-Biedl Syndrome

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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.