Novel MYH11 and ACTA2 mutations reveal a role for enhanced TGF beta signaling in FTAAD

Marjolijn Renard*, Bert Callewaert, Machteld Baetens, Laurence Campens, Kay MacDermot, Jean-Pierre Fryns, Maryse Bonduelle, Harry C. Dietz, Isabel Mendes Gaspar, Diogo Cavaco, Eva-Lena Stattin, Constance Schrander-Stumpel, Paul Coucke, Bart Loeys, Anne De Paepe, Julie De Backer

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91 Citations (Web of Science)
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)314-321
JournalInternational Journal of Cardiology
Issue number2
Publication statusPublished - 10 May 2013


  • Thoracic aortic aneurysm
  • Myosin heavy chain 11
  • Smooth muscle alpha-actin
  • TGF beta signaling

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