SGCB | definition of SGCB by Medical dictionary
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SGCB A gene on chromosome 4q12 that encodes beta-sarcoglycan, a transmembrane component of the dystrophin-glycoprotein complex, which help stabilise muscle fibre membranes and link the muscle cytoskeleton to the extracellular.
SGCB is mutated in in patients with limb-muscle muscular dystrophy type 2E.
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First, we indexed single-digit calculation skill with the three nonscreening subtests of the SGCB
We measured proximal single-digit CAL outcomes with the three nonscreening subtests of the SGCB (Fuchs et al., 2003).
For CAL outcomes, the pretest covariates corresponded to the outcomes: single-digit SGCB, double-digit SGCB, and WRAT (for the standardized outcome).