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What does XP stand for?

XP stands for Xeroderma Pigmentosum

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Dorey and Yolanda Nez are a married Navajo couple who bear an unjust burden: their daughter (Leanndra, 16) and her younger brother (who passed away at age 11) were both born with Xeroderma Pigmentosum, also known as XP.
Topics covered include clinical features of Cockayne and related syndromes, the molecular basis and molecular diagnosis of CS transcription-coupled repair, CS Group B protein and chromatin structure, cell signaling, cell cycle defects and apoptosis in CS, and overlap with xeroderma pigmentosum and other progeroid syndromes.
Contributing factors implied in the pathogenesis of OSSN include high exposure to ultraviolet rays, irradiation, (6) immunosuppression after human immunodeficiency virus infection, (7) organ transplantation, (8) chronic irritation, (9) and genetically predisposed states, such as xeroderma pigmentosum (XP).