Open access peer-reviewed Edited Volume

Muscular Dystrophy

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Academic Editor

Madhuri Hegde

Emory University, United States of America

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Arunkanth Ankala

Emory University, United States of America

PublishedMay 9th, 2012

Doi10.5772/1242

ISBN978-953-51-0603-6

eBook (PDF) ISBN978-953-51-6994-9

Copyright year2012

Number of pages556

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Table of Contents

Open access peer-reviewed  chapters

3,344
2. Nuclear Poly (A)-Binding Protein and Oculopharyngeal Muscular Dystrophy

By Jnanankur Bag, Quishan Wang and Rumpa Biswas Bhattacharjee

1,907
4. Possible Diverse Roles of Fukutin: More Than Basement Membrane Formation?

By Tomoko Yamamoto, Atsuko Hiroi, Yoichiro Kato, Noriyuki Shibata, Makiko Osawa and Makio Kobayashi

1,894
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5. Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy and Brain Function

By J.L. Anderson, S.I. Head and J.W. Morley

2,874
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1,368
10. Altered Gene Expression Pathways in Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy

By Nevenka Juretić, Francisco Altamirano, Denisse Valladares and Enrique Jaimovich

2,331
11. Effects of Dietary Phosphate on Ectopic Calcification and Muscle Function in mdx Mice

By Eiji Wada, Namiko Kikkawa, Mizuko Yoshida, Munehiro Date, Tetsuo Higashi and Ryoichi Matsuda

1,732
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12. Rehabilitation in Muscular Dystrophies: Changing Approach

By Imelda J.M. de Groot, Nicoline B.M. Voet, Merel Jansen and Lenie van den Engel-Hoek

8,189
14. Diagnosis of the Muscular Dystrophies

By Leigh B. Waddell, Frances J. Evesson, Kathryn N. North, Sandra T. Cooper and Nigel F. Clarke

4,490
15. Advances in Molecular Analysis of Muscular Dystrophies

By Arunkanth Ankala and Madhuri R. Hegde

2,436
16. Motor Function Measure Scale (MFM): New Instrument for Follow-Up Brazilian Patients with Neuromuscular Disease

By Cristina Iwabe, Anamarli Nucci, Beatriz Helena Miranda Pfeilsticker and Luis Alberto Magna

2,758
18. Muscle Satellite Cells and Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy

By Yuko Miyagoe-Suzuki, So-ichiro Fukada and Shin'ichi Takeda

3,829
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22. Genetic Therapy for Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy: Principles and Progress

By Taeyoung Koo, Linda Popplewell, Alberto Malerba and George Dickson

3,140
25. Myotonic Dystrophy Type 1: Focus on the RNA Pathology and Therapy

By Nikolaos P. Mastroyiannopoulos, Andrie Koutsoulidou and Leonidas A. Phylactou

2,074
26. Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy: Experimental models on Physical Therapy

By Thais Gaiad, Karla Araujo, Fátima Caromano and Carlos Eduardo Ambrosio

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