Meckel-Gruber syndrome and Joubert syndrome are part of a wider family of disorders known as ciliopathies--so-called because the cilia are not working as they should and do not respond to signals properly.
What does MGS stand for?
MGS stands for Meckel-Gruber Syndrome
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Meckel-Gruber syndrome and Joubert syndrome are part of a wider family of disorders known as 'ciliopathies' - so called because the cilia are not working as they should and do not respond properly to signals.
119,120) Both JBTS type 7 and Meckel-Gruber syndrome type 5 are ascribed to truncating mutations on NPHP8/RPGRIP1L gene, located at 6q12.