Functional characterization of the human RPGR proximal promoter

Xinhua Shu, Julie R. Simpson, Alan W. Hart, Zhihong Zeng, Sarita Rani Patnaik, Philippe Gautier, Emma Murdoch, Brian Tulloch, Alan F. Wright

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Mutations in the retinitis pigmentosa (RP) GTPase regulator (RPGR) gene account for more than 70% of X-linked RP cases. This study aims to characterize the proximal promoter region of the human RPGR gene.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)3951-3958
Number of pages8
JournalInvestigative Ophthalmology & Visual Science
Issue number7
Early online date10 May 2012
Publication statusPublished - Jun 2012


  • gene mutations
  • human RPGR gene


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