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Mustafa Tekin, M.D.

General Information

Mustafa  Tekin, M.D.

Languages

  • English
  • Turkish

Certifications

  • American Board of Medical Gen-Clinical Genetics (MD)
  • American Board of Medical Gen-Clinical Biochemical Genetics

Specialties

  • Clinical Genetics(MD)-Medical Genetics

Roles

  • Professor, Dr. John T. Macdonald Foundation Department of Human Genetics
  • Professor, John P. Hussman Institute for Human Genomics

Publications

Biography

Mustafa Tekin, M.D., a Professor in the Dr. John T. Macdonald Foundation Department of Human Genetics, is a board certified clinical geneticist and expert on phenotypic and genotypic characterization of a variety of Mendelian disorders with a particular emphasis on hearing loss. His laboratory has discovered mutations in SERPINB6, FGF3, and MASP1 as causes of nonsyndromic and syndromic forms of hearing loss and demonstrated the fundamental roles the products of these genes play during embryonic development and for the maintainance of physiological functions.  

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