Growth and its Disorders: Genetic and Clinical (posters)


Oscillations in Gene Expression Occur in Both Sexes Across Childhood Related to Epigenetic, Metabolic and Growth Functions
Adam Stevens, Chris Knight, Chiara De Leonibus, Neil Swainston, Philip Murray and Peter Clayton


Gene-Dosage Effect of Igfals Gene Mutations on the IGF System
Paula A. Scaglia, Lucia Martucci, Liliana Karabatas, Ana C. Keselman, Angela Maria Spinola-Castro, Débora Braslavsky, María Gabriela Ballerini, María Gabriela Ropelato, Alicia S. Martínez, Sonia V. Bengolea, Viviana Pipman, Sabina Domené, Ignacio Bergadá, Rodolfo Alberto Rey, Horacio M. Domene and Héctor G. Jasper


Two Types of Deletions Are Responsible for the Majority of Shox Gene Defects in Chilean Patients
Alejandro Martínez-Aguayo, Alejandra Vera, Helena Poggi, Carolina Avalos, Cecilia Mellado, Mariana Aracena and Marcela Lagos


Evidence for a Founder Effect of C.424_427del STAT5B Mutation Causing Growth Hormone Insensitivity in the South of Brazil
Renata C Scalco, Mariana F A Funari, Rosana Midori Aracava, Carlos André Tonelli and Alexander Augusto Lima Jorge


Age-Specific Prevalence of Osteoporosis and Frequency of Poor Bone Health Indices in Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy
Cuixia Tian, Brenda Wong, Lindsey Hornung, Jane Khoury, Lauren Miller, Jean Bange, Irina Rybalsky and Meilan Marianne Rutter


Differences in Bone Turnover Markers and Bone Mineral Density in African-American and Caucasian Adolescents Taking Orlistat
Tania Andrea Condarco, Jennifer R. McDuffie, Sheila M Brady, Mopelola Adetola Adeyemo, Rubi Maricela Garcia, James Reynolds, Van S Hubbard, Karim Anton Calis and Jack A Yanovski


Reduction of Parathyroid Hormone with Calcitriol in Metabolic Bone Disease of Prematurity
Stacy Rustico, Andrew Charles Calabria, Andrea Kelly and Heather Monk


Efficacy of Recombinant Human IGF-1 (rhIGF-1) in Patients with Severe Primary IGF-1 Deficiency (IGFD): Nearly Two Decades of Follow-up from the Pivotal Trial
Philippe Backeljauw, Ali S Calikoglu, Vinnie G Duncan, Sandra L Blethen, Joyce Elaine Kuntze, James W Frane, Kathleen Graham Lomax and Steven D. Chernausek



Phenotypic and Functional Delineation of CD4+ FOXP3+ Regulatory T Cells in Patients with Turner Syndrome
Young Ah Lee, Hwa Young Kim, Hae Woon Jung, Kyung Min Lee, Choong Ho Shin and Sei Won Yang


Growth and Development of Children and Young Adults with Classic Galactosemia
Ayanna M Butler-Cephas, K. Alaine Broadaway, Michael P. Epstein, Erica L. Ditkoff and Judith L. Fridovich-Keil


Somatotrophic AXIS in Pediatric Patients with Inflamatory Bowel Disease: Relation to Inflammation and Disease Activity
Maria Isabel Hernandez, Patricio Ibañez, German Iniguez, Alejandra Rebeca Avila, Carolina Sanchez and Eduardo Chavez


The Final Height of Forty Seven Turner Females in Japan
Yoriko Hatta, Tomoko Ando, Takashi Kamijo, Masamichi Ogawa and Kazumichi Onigata


Height Velocities in 5-16 Year Old Apparently Healthy Indian Children
Vaman Khadilkar, Anuradha Khadilkar, Lavanya Parthasarathy, Shashi Chiplonkar, Veena Ekbote, Supriya Phanse-Gupte and Neha Kajale


Growth and Development at Three Years of Life Were Associated with Perinatal Asphyxia and Persistent Hypoglycemia in Extremely Low Birth Weight Infants (ELBWIs) Born Small for Gestational Age (SGA)
Nozomi Matsuda, Atsumi Tuji, Keisuke Nakajima, Kei Takasawa, Chikako Morioka, Atsuko Taki, Yoshihiro Minosaki, Kikuko Oku and Kenichi Kashimada


Evaluation of Second Sexual Chromosome Presence in Turner Syndrome 45,X on Different Embryonic Origins Tissues
Aline Hamati Rosa Batista, Marina Gagliardi de Assumpção, Cristiane Kochi, Flavio Richeti, Carla Sant'Anna Corrêa, Carlos Alberto Longui and Mylene Neves Rocha


Outcome of Craniopharyngioma Surgery in Children
Mika Habu, Tatsuki Oyoshi, Hirofumi Hirano, Kazunori Arita, Shingo Fujio and Hiroshi Tokimura