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Duchenne muscular dystrophy (DMD) is a lethal, X-linked disease characterized by progressive muscle degeneration. The condition is driven by out-of-frame mutations in the dystrophin gene, and the absence of a

Duchenne muscular dystrophy (DMD) is a lethal, X-linked disease characterized by progressive muscle degeneration. The condition is driven by out-of-frame mutations in the dystrophin gene, and the absence of a functional dystrophin protein ultimately leads to instability of the sarcolemma, skeletal muscle necrosis, and atrophy.

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    • Doctoral Dissertation Molecular and Cellular Biology 2020

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