• TCF4
  • Dr. Baratz's team tested for an association between an intronic thymine-guanine-cytosine (TGC) trinucleotide repeat in TCF4 and FECD by determining repeat length in 66 affected participants with severe FECD and 63 control subjects with normal corneas in a three-stage discovery, replication and validation study. (mayoclinic.org)
  • genes
  • of 20 trinucleotides was identified in genes of both prokaryotes and eukaryotes which has on average the highest occurrence in reading frame compared to its two shifted frames. (mdpi.com)
  • certain
  • When the cause of a disease can be traced to having too many copies of a certain nucleotide triplet in the DNA Usually abbreviated as DNA, which is the 'instruction manual' that directs the growth and development of the cells and body. DNA is made of nucleotide building blocks arranged in a long chain. " target="_blank" >DNA , the disease is said to be a trinucleotide repeat disorder . (stanford.edu)