muscular dystrophies caused by mutations in the dysferlin gene. Examples of dysferlinopathies include limb-girdle muscular dystrophy type 2B, Miyoshi myopathy, and distal anterior compartment myopathy.Dysferlinopathies are
Last updated: 7/12/2013
- The Muscular Dystrophy Association provides additional information on limb-girdle muscular dystrophy.
- The Muscular Dystrophy Campaign provides a list of fact sheets on muscular dystrophy and related issues. Click on the link to learn more about the variety of fact sheets offered.
- Genetics Home Reference (GHR) contains information on Dysferlinopathy. This website is maintained by the National Library of Medicine.
- The Jain Foundation Learning Center provides basic information on this condition.
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- Online Mendelian Inheritance in Man (OMIM) is a catalog of human genes and genetic disorders. Each entry has a summary of related medical articles. It is meant for health care professionals and researchers. OMIM is maintained by Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine.
- PubMed is a searchable database of medical literature and lists journal articles that discuss Dysferlinopathy. Click on the link to view a sample search on this topic.