Researchers With EDS May Have Found Causative hEDS Mutation

Researchers With EDS May Have Found Causative hEDS Mutation

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Researchers With EDS May Have Found Causative hEDS Mutation

Scientists finally may have discovered a gene mutation that associates with hypermobile Ehlers-Danlos syndrome (hEDS) — and their findings, eagerly awaited by the hEDS patient community, are expected to be written up within the next six months, they said. While known mutations are linked with various EDS subtypes, hEDS cases have remained largely without an identified genetic cause. Now, a team of researchers working with Russell A. “Chip” Norris, PhD, a professor in the department of…

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