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MKMarket
MKMark
MKMichael Kors (designing)
MKMagic Kingdom (Disney)
MKMary Kay (cosmetics company)
MKMortal Kombat
MKMario Kart (video game)
MKMilton Keynes
MKMankind
MKMaintenance Kit (various companies)
MKMonkey King (film)
MKMushroom Kingdom (Mario video games)
MKMark Knopfler (singer/songwriter)
MKMein Kampf (German: My Struggle)
MKMaster Key
MKMuthuvel Karunanidhi (Indian politician)
MKMahkamah Konstitusi (Indonesia)
MKUmkhonto We Sizwe (Afrikaans-Spear of the Nation, South African Black Underground Movement)
MKUmkhonto We Sizwe (Spear of the Nation)
MKMechanical Keyboards, Inc. (Fairview, TN)
MKMember of Knesset (Israeli Parliament)
MKMacedonia (former Yugoslav Republic of) (ISO Country Identifier)
MKAir Mauritius (IATA airline code)
MKMountain King (gaming)
MKMorrison Knudsen
MKMong Kok (Hong Kong)
MKMichelle Kwan (figure skater)
MKMarvel Knights (comic)
MKMidkine
MKMissionary Kid
MKMercy Killing
MKMebyon Kernow (Cornish Nationalist Party)
MKMount Kilimanjaro (Tanzania, Africa)
MKMenkes Disease
MKMagyar Köztársaság (Republic of Hungary)
MKMachinery Technician (US Coast Guard Rating)
MKMaschinenkanone (German: machine cannon)
MKMarburger Konvent (federation German fraternities)
MKMontreal Kosher
MKManufacturing Knowledge
MKManual Keying
MKMystic Kingdom (online gaming)
MKMetre Kelvin (thermal conductivity watt per metre Kelvin)
MKMulty Kontact (UK plug and socket manufacturer)
MKM-M-M-M-Monster Kill (Unreal Tournament)
MKMonk Killers (gaming clan)
References in periodicals archive ?
Menkes disease: what a multidisciplinary approach can do.
Neural effects in copper deficient Menkes disease: ATP7A-a distinctive marker.
Keywords: Menkes disease, Infantile spasms, Hypsarrythmia.
The amount guarantees that Vinnie, who suffers from Menkes Disease, will get the sensory lighting he so desperately requires.
The Wilson disease gene is a copper transporting ATPase with homology to the Menkes disease gene.
Hall et al., "Isolation of partial candidate gene for Menkes disease by positional cloning, " Nature Genetics, vol.
We report a case of Menkes disease that illustrates the devastating effect of wrongfully labelling a case as one of child abuse.
Non-ketotic hyperglycemia, propionic aciduria, methylmalonic acidemia, D-glyceric acidemia, sulfite and xanthine oxidase deficiency, Menkes disease and Zellweger syndrome are the main metabolic disorders which are known to cause this disease.
Gene therapy plus an injection of copper dramatically improved survival in mice with a condition that mimics the often fatal childhood disorder Menkes disease, according to a study by researchers at the National Institutes of Health.
Molecular pathogenesis of Wilson and Menkes disease: correlation of mutations with molecular defects and disease phenotypes.
The same group and others have used the method to characterize the neurochemical profiles of dopamine-|3hydroxylase deficiency, DOPA decarboxylase deficiency, tyrosine hydroxylase deficiency, Menkes disease, and X-linked deficiencies of monoamine oxidase.
Menkes disease is an X-linked recessive disease related to insufficiency of copper absorption from the intestine (1).