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Immotile cilia syndrome

Immotile cilia syndrome

(Science: syndrome) congenital defect in dynein (either absent or inactive) that leads to male sterility and poor bronchial function. Interestingly, nonciliated cells show altered locomotion and 50% of patients have Kartagener's syndrome.


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