ERIC Number: EJ652071
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 2002
Genes and Syndromic Hearing Loss.
Keats, Bronya J. B.
Journal of Communication Disorders, v35 n4 p355-66 Jul-Aug 2002
This article provides a description of the human genome and patterns of inheritance and discusses genes that are associated with some of the syndromes for which hearing loss is a common finding, including: Waardenburg, Stickler, Jervell and Lange-Neilsen, Usher, Alport, mitochondrial encephalomyopathy, and sensorineural hearing loss. (Contains references.) (CR)
Publication Type: Information Analyses; Journal Articles
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A