Frameshift Mutation in the α2-Globin Gene Causing α+-Thalassemia: Codon 49 (−GC) Academic Article uri icon

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abstract

  • We report a new alpha-thalassemia (alpha-thal) point mutation detected in a woman with alpha(+)-thal. Sequence analyses identified a frameshift mutation at codon 49 (-GC) in exon 2 of the alpha2-globin gene.

publication date

  • January 2008