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Heterogeneity of Trichothiodystrophy: Preliminary Biochemical Results

  • D. Van Neste
  • M. Gillespie
  • R. Marshall

Abstract

The term trichothiodystrophy (TTD) was coined to establish a link between the decrease of sulfur-containing amino acids and hair dysplasia [8]. Many different clinical syndromes are associated with TTD and they have been reviewed on several occasions [3–6, 8].

Keywords

Amino Acid Composition Amino Acid Analysis Human Hair Unaffected Family Member Sulfur Protein 
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© Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 1987

Authors and Affiliations

  • D. Van Neste
    • 1
  • M. Gillespie
    • 2
  • R. Marshall
    • 2
  1. 1.Unit for Occupational and Environmental DermatologyLouvain UniversityBrusselsBelgium
  2. 2.Division of Protien ChemistryCSIROParkvilleAustralia

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