Progeria

(Hutchinson-Gilford syndrome) The Progeria is a rare syndrome characterized by an aging in childhood, leading to death. Progeria is caused by a spontaneous mutation in the LMNA gene, which encodes a protein (Lamin A), which is responsible for the molecular folding of the cell nuclei. The defective protein leads to instability of cell division and early death. The Progeria is a rare syndrome characterized by an aging in childhood, leading…

September 3, 2018
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