SPG46 and SPG56 are rare causes of hereditary spastic paraplegia in China

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We are grateful to all of the subjects for their participation in our study. This work was supported by the National Natural Sciences Foundation of China (No: 30971034, 81171068, 81100845) and the Project in the Major State Basic Research Development Program of China (973 Program) (2011CB510000).

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Yang, Y., Zhou, Z., Liao, X. et al. SPG46 and SPG56 are rare causes of hereditary spastic paraplegia in China. J Neurol 263, 2136–2138 (2016) doi:10.1007/s00415-016-8256-3

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  • Intellectual Disability
  • Mental Impairment
  • White Matter Abnormality
  • Hereditary Spastic Paraplegia
  • Autosomal Recessive