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Key Findings: Prevalence of Fragile X Premutation Prevalence of CGG Expansions of the FMR1 Gene in a US Population-Based Sample
Prevalence of CGG expansions of the FMR1 gene in a US population-based sample.
American Journal of Medical Genetics Part B Neuropsychiatric Genetics; 2012 Jul;159B(5):589-97.
Seltzer, M, et al.
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Fragile X
How much do you know about FXS?
(Published: July 22, 2013)

One Mother’s Story
Read one mother’s story and learn about fragile X syndrome.
(Published: July 16, 2012)

Scientific Articles

*These CDC scientific articles are listed in order of date published.

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A comparison of family financial and employment impacts of fragile X syndrome, autism spectrum disorders, and intellectual disability.
Ouyang L, Grosse SD, Riley C, Bolen B, Bishop E, Raspa M, Bailey DB Jr.
Research in Developmental Disabilities; July 2014; 2014 Jul;35(7):1518-27. Epub ahead of print Apr 20, 2014
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Prevalence of CGG Expansions of the FMR1 Gene in a US Population-Based Sample
Seltzer MM, Baker MW, Hong J, Maenner M, Greenberg J, Mandel D
American Journal of Medical Genetics Part B Neuropsychiatric Genetics; 2012 Jul;159B(5):589-97.
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Employment Impact and Financial Burden for Families of Children with Fragile X Syndrome: Findings from the National Fragile X Survey
Ouyang L, Grosse S, Raspa M, Bailey D.
Journal of Intellectual Disability Research; October 2010;54(10):918-28. 
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Additional Selected Articles

* These scientific articles on fragile X syndrome are from authors outside of CDC. They are listed in order of date published.

Comprehensive Evaluation of the Child With Intellectual Disability or Global Developmental Delays.  
Moeschler JB, Shevell M, 
Committee on Genetics Pediatrics    2014 Aug 25. [Epub ahead of print]   
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Anxiety, attention problems, hyperactivity, and the Aberrant Behavior Checklist in fragile X syndrome.
Wheeler A, Raspa M, Bann C, Bishop E, Hessl D, Sacco P, Bailey DB Jr.
American Journal Of Medical Genetics Part A; January 2014;164A(1): 141-55.
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Newborn Screening for Fragile X Syndrome
Tassone F. JAMA Neurology; 2013 Jan 6.
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Newborn, Carrier, and Early Childhood Screening Recommendations for Fragile X
Abrams L, Cronister A, Brown WT, Tassone F, Sherman SL, Finucane B, McConkie-Rosell A, Hagerman R, Kaufmann WE, Picker J, Coffey S, Skinner D, Johnson V, Miller R, Berry-Kravis E. Pediatrics; 2012 Dec;130(6):1126-35.
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Therapy Service Use Among Individuals with Fragile X Syndrome: Findings From a US Parent Survey
Martin GE, Ausderau KK, Raspa M, Bishop E, Mallya U, Bailey Jr DB.
Journal of Intellectual Disability Research; 2013 Sep;57(9):837-49
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Caregiver options about fragile X population screening.
Bailey DB Jr, Bishop E, Raspa M, Skinner D.
Genetics in Medicine; January 2012;14(1):115-21
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Medication utilization for targeted symptoms in children and adults with fragile X syndrome: US survey.
Bailey DB Jr, Raspa M, Bishop E, Olmsted M, Mallya UG, Berry-Kravis E.
Journal of Developmental and Behavioral Pediatrics; January 2012;33(1):62-9.
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Parents' decisions to screen newborns for FMR1 gene expansions in a pilot research project.
Skinner D, Choudhury S, Sideris J, Guarda S, Buansi A, Roche M, Powell C, Bailey DB Jr.
June 2011;127(6):e1455-63.
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Health Supervision for Children with Fragile X Syndrome
Hersh JH, Saul RA; Committee on Genetics.
Pediatrics; May 2011; 127(5):994-1006.
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Exploring the Adult Life of Men and Women with Fragile X Syndrome: Results From a National Survey
Hartley SL, Seltzer MM, Raspa M, Olmstead M, Bishop E, Bailey DB.
American Journal on Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities; January 2011; 116(1):16-35.
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Obesity, Food Selectivity, and Physical Activity in Individuals with Fragile X Syndrome
Raspa M, Bailey DB, Bishop E, Holiday D, Olmsted M.
American Journal on Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities; November 2010; 115(6):482-95.
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Self-Injurious Behavior and Fragile X Syndrome: Findings From the National Fragile X Survey
Symons FJ, Byiers BJ, Raspa M, Bishop E, Bailey DB.
American Journal on Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities; November 2010; 115(6):473-81.
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Seizures in Fragile X Syndrome: Characteristics and Comorbid Diagnoses
Berry-Kravis E, Raspa M, Loggin-Hester L, Bishop E, Holiday D, Bailey DB.
American Journal on Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities; November 2010; 115(6):461-72.
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Using a Parent Survey to Advance Knowledge About the Nature and Consequences of Fragile X Syndrome
Bailey DB, Raspa M, Olmsted MG.
American Journal on Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities; November 2010; 115(6):447-60.
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Employment Impact and Financial Burden for Families of Children with Fragile X Syndrome: Findings from the National Fragile X Survey
Ouyang L, Grosse S, Raspa M, Bailey D.
Journal of Intellectual Disability Research; October 2010; 54(10):918-28.
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Prevalence, Nature, and Correlates of Sleep Problems Among Children with Fragile X Syndrome Based on a Large Scale Parent Survey
Kronk R, Bishop EE, Raspa M, Bickel JO, Mandel DA, Bailey DB Jr.
Sleep; May 2010; 33(5):679-87.
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Incidence of Fragile X Syndrome by Newborn Screening for Methylated FMR1 DNA
Coffee B, Keith K, Albizua I, Malone T, Mowrey J, Sherman SL, Warren ST.
The American Journal of Human Genetics; October 2009; 85(4):503-14.
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No Change in the Age of Diagnosis for Fragile X Syndrome: Findings from a National Parent Survey
Bailey DB Jr, Raspa M, Bishop E, Holiday D.
Pediatrics; August 2009; 124(2):527-33.
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Functional Skills of Individuals with Fragile X Syndrome: A Lifespan Cross-Sectional Analysis
Bailey DB, Raspa M, Holiday D, Bishop E, Olmsted M.
American Journal on Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities; July 2009; 114(4):289-303.
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Advances in the Treatment of Fragile X Syndrome
Hagerman RJ, Berry-Kravis E, Kaufmann WE, Ono MY, Tartaglia N, Lachiewicz A, Kronk R, Delahunty C, Hessl D, Visootsak J, Picker J, Gane L, Tranfaglia M.
Pediatrics; January 2009; 123(1):378-90.
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Co-Occurring Conditions Associated with FMR1 Gene Variations: Findings from a National Parent Survey
Bailey DB Jr, Raspa M, Olmsted M, Holiday DB.
American Journal of Medical Genetics; August 15, 2008; 146A(16):2060-9.
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