hrp0094yb2.1 | Year of Paediatric Endocrinology 2 | ESPE2021
, Cools Martine
, Nordenstrom Anna
In the past year, basic and genetic studies revealed again novel genes and mechanisms implicated in 46,XX and 46,XY DSD. The Fgf9-/- mouse model of human synostosis syndromes revealed an unexpected male-to-female sex reversal phenotype, so far not observed in humans. Specific heterozygous human WT1 gene variants located in the 4th zinc finger were found to cause 46,XX virilization due to (ovo-)testicular DSD, and the transcription factor...