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BBS10 encodes a vertebrate-specific chaperonin-like protein and is a major BBS
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This french group identified a new gene mutated in up to 20% of the patients with Bardet-Biedl syndrome.
For information on retinitis pigmentosa which affects patients with Bardet-Biedl syndrome, please see chapter 235.
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