Letter in Response to Tibben et al., Risk Assessment for Huntington's Disease for (Future) Offspring Requires Offering Preconceptional CAG Analysis to Both Partners

Oliver W Quarrell, Martin B Delatycki, Angus J Clarke, Nayana Lahiri, David Craufurd, Zosia Miedzybrodzka, Rhona MacLeod, Pamela Renwick, Charlotte Tomlinson

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We would like to thank Tibben et al. for reporting their experience of identifying intermediate alleles (IA) reduced penetrance alleles (RPA) or, in one case, a fully penetrant allele (FPA) in the partners of individuals who had undertaken or requested pre-natal diagnosis for Huntington’s disease (HD) [1].
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)357-359
Number of pages3
JournalJournal of Huntington's disease
Issue number3
Early online date29 Jun 2019
Publication statusPublished - 27 Aug 2019


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