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 (SCI-Expanded) 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 (SCI-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
  • Gazi University Affiliated: Yes


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.