Duplication within the haptoglobin Hp2 gene

Nobuyo Maeda, Funmei Yang, Don R. Barnett, Barbara H. Bowman, Oliver Smithies

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Abstract

DNA sequencing shows that the intragenic duplication within the human haptoglobin Hp2 allele was formed by a non-homologous, probably random, crossing-over within different introns of two Hp1genes, probably in an Hp1F/Hp1S heterozygote.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)131-135
Number of pages5
JournalNature
Volume309
Issue number5964
DOIs
StatePublished - 1984

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