2016 SYMPOSIUM AND WINE TASTING FUNDRAISER
2016 Symposium Families posing with Dr. Kaplan and Dr. Shore
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Eighty-five FOP families and nine POH families attended the Third International Symposium on FOP/POH, held November 2-5, 2000 in Philadelphia, PA.
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Progressive Osseous Heteroplasia Association
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If you are not a member, we invite you to join the IFOPA. This organization represents FOP, the sister disease to POH. Research on both diseases is conducted in the same laboratory, directed by Dr. Eileen Shore and Dr. Fred Kaplan. You will receive "The FOP Connection a quarterly newsletter which provides research updates on both FOP and POH.
News, Articles and Papers
- Paternally Inherited Inactivating Mutations of the GNAS1 Gene In Progressive Osseous Heteroplasia
- Perspective: Progressive Osseous Heteroplasia
- Progressive osseous heteroplasia: a distinct developmental disorder of heterotopic ossification. Two new case reports and follow-up of three previously reported cases
- Diagnostic and Mutational Spectrum of Progressive Osseous Heteroplasia (POH) and Other Forms of GNAS-Based Heterotopic Ossification
Paternally Inherited Inactivating Mutations of the GNAS1 Gene In Progressive Osseous Heteroplasia
EILEEN M. SHORE, PH.D., JAIMO AHN, PH.D., SUZANNE JAN DEBEUR, M.D., MING LI , B.A., MEIQI XU, B.S., R.J. MC KINLAY GARDNER, M.B., MICHAEL A. ZASLOFF, M.D., PH.D., MICHAEL P. WHYTE, M.D., MICHAEL A. LEVINE, M.D., AND FREDERICK S. KAPLAN, M.D.
N Engl J Med, Vol. 346, No. 2; January 10, 2002; www.nejm.org
Perspective: Progressive Osseous Heteroplasia
FREDERICK S. KAPLAN and EILEEN M. SHORE
Journal of Bone and Mineral Research; Volume 15, Number 11, 2000
Progressive osseous heteroplasia: a distinct developmental disorder of heterotopic ossification. Two new case reports and follow-up of three previously reported cases
FS Kaplan, R Craver, GD MacEwen, FH Gannon, G Finkel, G Hahn, J Tabas, RJ Gardner and MA Zasloff
J Bone Joint Surg Am. 1994;76:425-436.