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Genome-wide analysis validates aberrant methylation in fragile X syndrome is specific to the FMR1locus

  • Reid S Alisch2, 5,
  • Tao Wang1, 2,
  • Pankaj Chopra2,
  • Jeannie Visootsak2, 4,
  • Karen N Conneely2 and
  • Stephen T Warren2, 3, 4Email author
Contributed equally
BMC Medical Genetics201314:18

DOI: 10.1186/1471-2350-14-18

Received: 23 October 2012

Accepted: 25 January 2013

Published: 29 January 2013

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Original Submission
23 Oct 2012 Submitted Original manuscript
Resubmission - Version 2
Submitted Manuscript version 2
15 Nov 2012 Reviewed Reviewer Report - Karen Usdin
4 Jan 2013 Reviewed Reviewer Report - Hengmi Cui
18 Jan 2013 Author responded Author comments - Stephen Warren
Resubmission - Version 3
18 Jan 2013 Submitted Manuscript version 3
20 Jan 2013 Reviewed Reviewer Report - Bo Wen
Resubmission - Version 4
Submitted Manuscript version 4
25 Jan 2013 Editorially accepted
29 Jan 2013 Article published 10.1186/1471-2350-14-18

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Authors’ Affiliations

Genetics and Molecular Biology Graduate Program, Emory University
Departments of Human Genetics, Emory University School of Medicine
Departments of Biochemistry, Emory University School of Medicine
Departments of Pediatrics, Emory University School of Medicine
Department of Psychiatry, University of Wisconsin–Madison