Genome-wide association and whole exome sequencing studies reveal a novel candidate locus for restless legs syndrome.

Ergun U., Say B., Ergun S. G. , PERÇİN F. E. , Inan L., Kaygisiz S., ...More

European journal of medical genetics, vol.64, no.4, pp.104186, 2021 (Peer-Reviewed Journal) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 64 Issue: 4
  • Publication Date: 2021
  • Doi Number: 10.1016/j.ejmg.2021.104186
  • Journal Name: European journal of medical genetics
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded, Scopus, Academic Search Premier, BIOSIS, EMBASE, MEDLINE
  • Page Numbers: pp.104186
  • Keywords: Restless legs syndrome, Microarray, Linkage analysis, Genome wide association, Whole exome sequencing, BINDING PROTEIN, IDENTIFICATION, EPIDEMIOLOGY, DIAGNOSIS, GENETICS


Introduction: The restless legs syndrome (RLS) is a common heritable neurologic disorder which is characterized by an irresistible desire to move and unpleasant sensations in the legs.