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Prenatal Vitamin D and Asthma Prevention

In most large cities in the Northern hemisphere in the late 19th and early 20th centuries, rickets was an enormous public health problem, mainly because exposure to sunlight was limited, particularly ...

A de novo mosaic mutation of PHEX in a boy with hypophosphatemic rickets

Insights into new targets and promising treatments for musculoskeletal disease

(International Osteoporosis Foundation) As a result of new knowledge of the genes and molecular pathways that contribute to the pathogenesis of bone and muscle diseases, several new molecular targets ...

Children breastfeeding after first birthday should take vitamin D supplements, study says

Children who are breastfeeding after their first birthday should take a vitamin D supplement to prevent health problems such as rickets, new research suggests.

Genetic Underpinnings of Widespread Disease Revealed by Scientific Team

A global team of scientists, including researchers from the Yale School of Public Health, has created the first cross-species genomic comparison of the 20 species of Leptospira, a bacterial genus that...

Rare disease drug Strensiq too expensive, says NICE

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Study reveals significant global variation in the definition of the term 'rare disease'

An expansive global review answers a basic scientific question, "How do you describe a 'rare disease?'" A broad international group of researchers examined the similarities and differences in rare dis...

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Whole Exome Sequencing Reveals Novel PHEX Splice Site Mutations in Patients with Hypophosphatemic Rickets.

Hypophosphatemic rickets (HR) is a heterogeneous genetic phosphate wasting disorder. The disease is most commonly caused by mutations in the PHEX gene located on the X-chromosome or by mutations in CL...

Global Consensus Recommendations on Prevention and Management of Nutritional Rickets.

Vitamin D and calcium deficiencies are common worldwide, causing nutritional rickets and osteomalacia, which have a major impact on health, growth, and development of infants, children, and adolescent...

Pruning the ricket thicket.

Overexpression of FGF23 results in hypophosphatemic rickets, which is characterized by renal phosphate wasting, inappropriately low circulating levels of the active form of vitamin D, and skeletal abn...

Global Consensus Recommendations on Prevention and Management of Nutritional Rickets.

Vitamin D and calcium deficiencies are common worldwide, causing nutritional rickets and osteomalacia, which have a major impact on health, growth, and development of infants, children, and adolescent...

Hypophosphatemic rickets and craniosynostosis: a multicenter case series.

OBJECTIVE This study examines a series of patients with hypophosphatemic rickets and craniosynostosis to characterize the clinical course and associated craniofacial anomalies. METHODS A 20-year retro...

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