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BioMed Research International
Volume 2013 (2013), Article ID 689756, 6 pages
A Novel Splicing Mutation of KIT Results in Piebaldism and Auburn Hair Color in a Chinese Family
1The Laboratory of Genetics and Metabolism, Hunan Children’s Research Institute (HCRI), Hunan Children’s Hospital, The Paediatric Academy of University of South China, Changsha 410008, China
2The Laboratory of Basic Medicine, Hunan Children’s Research Institute (HCRI), Hunan Children’s Hospital, The Paediatric Academy of University of South China, Changsha 410008, China
3The Department of Research, Hunan Children’s Research Institute (HCRI), Hunan Children’s Hospital, The Paediatric Academy of University of South China, Changsha 410008, China
4Institute of Mental Health, Second Xiangya Hospital, Central South University, Changsha 410008, China
5Institute of Endocrinology Mental Health, Second Xiangya Hospital, Central South University, Changsha 410008, China
6Department of Emergency, Hunan Children’s Hospital, The Paediatric Academy of University of South China, Changsha 410008, China
Received 30 April 2013; Revised 8 July 2013; Accepted 10 July 2013
Academic Editor: Davinder Parsad
Copyright © 2013 Yong-jia Yang et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.
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