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Single gene mutation linked to diverse neurological disorders

A research team says a gene mutation that causes a rare but devastating neurological disorder known as Lesch-Nyhan syndrome appears to offer clues to the developmental and neuronal defects found in other, diverse neurological disorders like Alzheimer?s, Parkinson?s and Huntington?s diseases.
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