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Title: The role of SATB2 during craniofacial development
Author: Sheehan-Rooney, Kelly Ann
ISNI:       0000 0001 3401 824X
Awarding Body: Manchester University
Current Institution: University of Manchester
Date of Award: 2008
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Craniofacial malformations account for over 70% of congenital birth defects, the most common being cleft lip and/or cleft palate. Facial deformities result in complications affecting feeding, speech, hearing and psychological development. Although these malformations rarely result in mortality within developed countries, they increase morbidity and the treatment required results in a significant economic burden, thus emphasising the importance of understanding the underlying causes of facial malformations.
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Qualification Name: Thesis (Ph.D.) Qualification Level: Doctoral
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