Brightsurf Science News & Current Events

October 12, 2003
Nerve disorder in mice and men linked to mutated gene
In a discovery that reinforces the importance of the mouse to human genetics, scientists have discovered two gene mutations that appear to be responsible for similar neurological disorders in mice and men, including a rare ataxia that strikes only Cayman Islanders. is a participant in the Amazon Services LLC Associates Program, an affiliate advertising program designed to provide a means for sites to earn advertising fees by advertising and linking to