The 16p13.11 microdeletion. A 800kB region is flanked by segmental duplications, which may give rise to non-allelic homologous recombination, resulting in the loss or duplication of the intervening sequence.

Ingo Helbig

Child Neurology Fellow and epilepsy genetics researcher at the Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia (CHOP), USA and Department of Neuropediatrics, Kiel, Germany

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