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Molecular Diagnosis of Usher Syndrome: Application of Two Different Next Generation Sequencing-Based Procedures

  • Danilo Licastro,

    Affiliation: Cluster in Biomedicine (CBM) scrl - Genomics, Area Science Park, Basovizza, Trieste, Italy

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  • Margherita Mutarelli,

    Affiliation: Telethon Institute of Genetics and Medicine (TIGEM), Napoli, Italy

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  • Ivana Peluso,

    Affiliation: Telethon Institute of Genetics and Medicine (TIGEM), Napoli, Italy

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  • Kornelia Neveling,

    Affiliation: Radboud University Nijmegen Medical Center, Nijmegen, The Netherlands

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  • Nienke Wieskamp,

    Affiliation: Radboud University Nijmegen Medical Center, Nijmegen, The Netherlands

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  • Rossella Rispoli,

    Affiliation: Telethon Institute of Genetics and Medicine (TIGEM), Napoli, Italy

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  • Diego Vozzi,

    Affiliation: Institute for Maternal and Child Health - IRCCS “Burlo Garofolo”,Trieste, Italy

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  • Emmanouil Athanasakis,

    Affiliation: Institute for Maternal and Child Health - IRCCS “Burlo Garofolo”,Trieste, Italy

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  • Angela D'Eustacchio,

    Affiliation: Institute for Maternal and Child Health - IRCCS “Burlo Garofolo”,Trieste, Italy

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  • Mariateresa Pizzo,

    Affiliation: Telethon Institute of Genetics and Medicine (TIGEM), Napoli, Italy

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  • Francesca D'Amico,

    Affiliation: Dipartimento di Patologia Generale, Seconda Università degli Studi di Napoli, Napoli, Italy

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  • Carmela Ziviello,

    Affiliation: Telethon Institute of Genetics and Medicine (TIGEM), Napoli, Italy

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  • Francesca Simonelli,

    Affiliation: Dipartimento di Oftalmologia, Seconda Università degli Studi di Napoli, Napoli, Italy

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  • Antonella Fabretto,

    Affiliation: Institute for Maternal and Child Health - IRCCS “Burlo Garofolo”,Trieste, Italy

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  • Hans Scheffer,

    Affiliation: Radboud University Nijmegen Medical Center, Nijmegen, The Netherlands

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  • Paolo Gasparini mail,

    gasparini@burlo.trieste.it (PG); banfi@tigem.it (SB); vincenzo.nigro@unina2.it (VN)

    Affiliation: Institute for Maternal and Child Health - IRCCS “Burlo Garofolo”,Trieste, Italy

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  • Sandro Banfi mail,

    gasparini@burlo.trieste.it (PG); banfi@tigem.it (SB); vincenzo.nigro@unina2.it (VN)

    Affiliations: Telethon Institute of Genetics and Medicine (TIGEM), Napoli, Italy, Dipartimento di Patologia Generale, Seconda Università degli Studi di Napoli, Napoli, Italy

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  • Vincenzo Nigro mail

    gasparini@burlo.trieste.it (PG); banfi@tigem.it (SB); vincenzo.nigro@unina2.it (VN)

    Affiliations: Telethon Institute of Genetics and Medicine (TIGEM), Napoli, Italy, Dipartimento di Patologia Generale, Seconda Università degli Studi di Napoli, Napoli, Italy

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  • Published: August 29, 2012
  • DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0043799

About the Authors

Danilo Licastro
Cluster in Biomedicine (CBM) scrl - Genomics, Area Science Park, Basovizza, Trieste, Italy
Margherita Mutarelli, Ivana Peluso, Rossella Rispoli, Mariateresa Pizzo, Carmela Ziviello, Sandro Banfi, Vincenzo Nigro
Telethon Institute of Genetics and Medicine (TIGEM), Napoli, Italy
Kornelia Neveling, Nienke Wieskamp, Hans Scheffer
Radboud University Nijmegen Medical Center, Nijmegen, The Netherlands
Diego Vozzi, Emmanouil Athanasakis, Angela D'Eustacchio, Antonella Fabretto, Paolo Gasparini
Institute for Maternal and Child Health - IRCCS “Burlo Garofolo”,Trieste, Italy
Francesca D'Amico, Sandro Banfi, Vincenzo Nigro
Dipartimento di Patologia Generale, Seconda Università degli Studi di Napoli, Napoli, Italy
Francesca Simonelli
Dipartimento di Oftalmologia, Seconda Università degli Studi di Napoli, Napoli, Italy

Corresponding Authors

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: DL SB VN PG. Performed the experiments: DL IP KN NW DV EA AD MP FD CZ. Analyzed the data: DL MM RR NW. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: FS AF PG SB VN HS. Wrote the paper: DL PG SB VN.