High Oxygen Affinity Hemoglobin Variant in a Canadian Family: Hb Bunbury [β94(FG1)Asp→Asn,GAC→AAC] Academic Article uri icon

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abstract

  • We investigated a three-generation Canadian family in which individuals displayed varying degrees of erythrocytosis due to a high oxygen affinity beta chain hemoglobin (Hb) variant [Hb Bunbury, beta94(FG1)Asp-->Asn, GAC-->AAC]. This is the fourth reported case of Hb Bunbury.

authors

  • Walker, Lynda
  • Eng, Barry
  • McFarlane, Andrew
  • Waye, John

publication date

  • January 2007