OMIA 002069-10036 : Dystonia, generic in Mesocricetus auratus

Mendelian trait/disorder: yes

Mode of inheritance: Autosomal Recessive

Considered a defect: yes

Key variant known: no


Note: the references are listed in reverse chronological order (from the most recent year to the earliest year), and alphabetically by first author within a year.
2016 Spröte, C., Richter, F., Bauer, A., Gerstenberger, J., Richter, A. :
The α2β3γ2 GABAA receptor preferring agonist NS11394 aggravates dystonia in the phenotypic dt(sz) model. Eur J Pharmacol 791:655-658, 2016. Pubmed reference: 27693801. DOI: 10.1016/j.ejphar.2016.09.040.
2009 Sander, S.E., Richter, F., Raymond, R., Diwan, M., Lange, N., Nobrega, J.N., Richter, A. :
Pharmacological and autoradiographic studies on the pathophysiological role of GABA(B) receptors in the dystonic hamster: pronounced antidystonic effects of baclofen after striatal injections. Neuroscience 162:423-30, 2009. Pubmed reference: 19427369. DOI: 10.1016/j.neuroscience.2009.05.007.
2008 Hamann, M., Sander, S.E., Richter, A. :
Brivaracetam and seletracetam, two new SV2A ligands, improve paroxysmal dystonia in the dt sz mutant hamster. Eur J Pharmacol 601:99-102, 2008. Pubmed reference: 19014930. DOI: 10.1016/j.ejphar.2008.10.048.
2002 Richter, A., Löscher, W. :
Animal models of paroxysmal dystonia. Adv Neurol 89:443-51, 2002. Pubmed reference: 11968468.
2000 Richter, A., Löscher, W. :
Animal models of dystonia. Funct Neurol 15:259-67, 2000. Pubmed reference: 11213529.
1998 Richter, A., Löscher, W. :
Pathology of idiopathic dystonia: findings from genetic animal models. Prog Neurobiol 54:633-77, 1998. Pubmed reference: 9560845.
1990 Wahnschaffe, U., Fredow, G., Heintz, P., Löscher, W. :
Neuropathological studies in a mutant hamster model of paroxysmal dystonia. Mov Disord 5:286-93, 1990. Pubmed reference: 2259352. DOI: 10.1002/mds.870050405.
1989 Löscher, W., Fisher, J.E., Schmidt, D., Fredow, G., Hönack, D., Iturrian, W.B. :
The sz mutant hamster: a genetic model of epilepsy or of paroxysmal dystonia? Mov Disord 4:219-32, 1989. Pubmed reference: 2779593. DOI: 10.1002/mds.870040304.

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