From our analysis, there is no evidence that mutations in GJB2, GJB6 or GJA1 are associated with non-syndromic deafness in sub-Saharan African patients.
GJB2 gene mutations in syndromic skin diseases with sensorineural hearing loss.
GJB2 and MTRNR1 contributions in children with hearing impairment from Northern Cameroon.
Absence of GJB2 gene mutations, the GJB6 deletion (GJB6-D13S1830) and four common mitochondrial mutations in nonsyndromic genetic hearing loss in a South African population.
Low frequency of deafness-associated GJB2 variants in Kenya and Sudan and novel GJB2 variants.
GJB2 gene mutations causing familial hereditary deafness in Turkey.
Evidence for single origins of 35delG and delE120 mutations in the GJB2 gene in Anatolia.
Screening of families with autosomal recessive non-syndromic hearing impairment (ARNSHI) for mutations in GJB2 gene: Indian scenario.
GJB2 (connexin 26) mutations are not a major cause of hearing loss in the Indonesian population.
GJB2 mutations in Iranians with autosomal recessive non-syndromic sensorineural hearing loss.