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Molecular Biomarkers in Fragile X Syndrome
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Towards Mechanism-Based Treatments for Fragile X Syndrome

Section on Gene Structure and Disease, Laboratory of Cell and Molecular Biology, National Institute of Diabetes, Digestive and Kidney Diseases, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, MD 20892, USA
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Brain Sci. 2019, 9(8), 202;
Received: 13 August 2019 / Accepted: 14 August 2019 / Published: 16 August 2019
(This article belongs to the Special Issue Towards Mechanism-based Treatments for Fragile X Syndrome)
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Fragile X syndrome (FXS) is the most common heritable form of intellectual disability, as well as the most common known monogenic cause of autism spectrum disorder (ASD), affecting 1 in 4000–8000 people worldwide [...] View Full-Text
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