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Spinal Muscular Atrophy: Classification, Diagnosis, Background, Molecular Mechanism and Development of Therapeutics

By Faraz Tariq Farooq, Martin Holcik and Alex MacKenzie

Submitted: June 5th 2012Reviewed: September 26th 2012Published: May 15th 2013

DOI: 10.5772/53800

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