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Cuenca, Sofia et al. The Journal of Heart and Lung Transplantation.

Cuenca, Sofia et al. The Journal of Heart and Lung Transplantation. 2016 Jan

Sofia Cuenca and colleagues present a study to better characterize the genetic basis of Dilated CardioMyopathy (DCM is the most frequent cause of heart transplantation) among patients. They conducted analyses of familial DCM patients by using a panel of genes related to cardiac consditions and showed that NGS technology plus detailed familial studies allow identification of causative mutations in the vast majority of familial DCM cases.



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