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Jumping disease

Jumping disease

One of the pathological startle syndromes found in isolated parts of the world, characterised by greatly exaggerated responses, such as jumping, flinging the arms and yelling, to minimal stimuli.

Synonym: jumping Frenchmen of Maine disease, jumper disease of maine.


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Re: no repeat sequences in exons of genes?

... can use reverse transcriptase to insert a mRNA back into DNA and cause diseases Dude, its sooo much more likely that the mRNA so retrotransposed ... such proteins-coding sequences are often a mess due to mutations - for jumping the gene only needs to have jumping signals to jump - the transposase ...

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by merv
Mon Oct 03, 2011 1:37 am
 
Forum: Genetics
Topic: no repeat sequences in exons of genes?
Replies: 5
Views: 9658

Recombination in RNA viruses,Ruzic,Kovac

... from non-cytopathogenic ones and cause a lethal syndrome, mucosal disease, in the hosts (Meyers et al., 1989). In¯uenza A virus has also been ... in cases that do not involve recombination with host genes. Template jumping during replication in viruses infecting cats has produced, on multiple ...

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by anakovacevic
Sat Jun 12, 2010 8:28 pm
 
Forum: Cell Biology
Topic: Recombination in RNA viruses,Ruzic,Kovac
Replies: 2
Views: 30570

Re: Stomach bloating and weight gain

... to foods. I had gluten intolerance, otherwise known, as Celiac Disease, for 3 years before I self-diagnosed myself for the lack of a better ... normally after 3 years. However, I still have to avoid stairs, no jumping, running or anything else crazy. But, the fact that I can stand for ...

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by MJD
Thu Oct 01, 2009 1:38 am
 
Forum: Physiology
Topic: Stomach bloating and weight gain
Replies: 451
Views: 2543242

Re: A Wonderful Product!!

... why did all of a sudden, I become full blown with this dreadful disease. I was always the "Queen" of supplements, meaning that ... in my car and touched my shoulder, "parasites" were literally jumping off her. I don't quite understand that because she was too contaminated ...

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by Frank N Stein
Tue Jan 16, 2007 12:05 am
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: The Fiber Disease
Replies: 7403
Views: 4990993

A Wonderful Product!!

... why did all of a sudden, I become full blown with this dreadful disease. I was always the "Queen" of supplements, meaning that ... in my car and touched my shoulder, "parasites" were literally jumping off her. I don't quite understand that because she was too contaminated ...

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by reliefseeker
Mon Jan 15, 2007 10:59 am
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: The Fiber Disease
Replies: 7403
Views: 4990993
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