Behavioural phenotypes and neurodevelopmental disorders in Africa: Journal of Intellectual Disability Research

P.J. De Vries, A. Venter, L. Jacklin, C. Oliver, Christopher Oliver

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7 Citations (Scopus)
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)793-795
Number of pages3
JournalJournal of Intellectual Disability Research
Issue number9
Publication statusPublished - Sept 2013

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Export Date: 23 March 2015


Correspondence Address: De Vries, P.J.; Division of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, University of Cape Town, Cape Town, South Africa

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  • Adolescent
  • Africa
  • Behavior
  • Biomedical Research
  • Child
  • Developmental Disabilities
  • Genetic Diseases, Inborn
  • Humans
  • Intellectual Disability
  • Phenotype

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