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Fabry's disease: specific inclusions found on electron microscopy of fibroblast cultures
  1. J. McLean,
  2. G. Stewart


    Electron microscopy of fibroblasts cultured from skin biopsies of two sibs with Fabry's disease has shown characteristic crystalline cytoplasmic inclusions.

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    • Department of Neurology, The Royal Free Hospital, London.

    • MRC Human Biochemical Genetics Unit, Galton Laboratory, University College, London. Present address: Department of Inherited Metabolic Diseases, Clinical Research Centre, Northwick Park Hospital.

    • * This study is part of an electron microscopic survey of skin fibroblasts cultured from patients with inherited neurological disorders. Dr. J. McLean is in receipt of a grant from the National Fund for Research into Crippling Diseases.

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