Data from: Age and sex prevalence estimate of Joubert Syndrome in Italy

Sara Nuovo, Ilaria Bacigalupo, Monia Ginevrino, Roberta Battini, Enrico Bertini, Renato Borgatti, Antonella Casella, Alessia Micalizzi, Marta Nardella, Romina Romaniello, Valentina Serpieri, Ginevra Zanni, Enza Maria Valente & Nicola Vanacore
Objective: To estimate the prevalence of Joubert syndrome (JS) in Italy applying standards of descriptive epidemiology, and to provide a molecular characterization of the described patients cohort. Methods: We enrolled all patients with a neuroradiologically confirmed diagnosis of JS and resident in Italy in 2018, and calculated age and sex prevalence, assuming a Poisson distribution. We also investigated the correlation between proband chronological age and age at diagnosis, and performed Next-Generation Sequencing (NGS) analysis on...

Registration Year

  • 2019
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  • Dataset
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Affiliations

  • University of Pavia
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  • University of Salerno
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  • Istituto Superiore di Sanità
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  • Bambino Gesù Children's Hospital
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  • University of Pisa
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  • Eugenio Medea
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