Human haptoglobin (Hp) is a protein that binds free hemoglobin and circulates in plasma of vertebrates as a tetrachain (αβ)2 structure. This study maps HPA and HPB, the genes encoding the Hp α and β chains to human chromosome band 16q22 by in situ hybridization.
|Original language||English (US)|
|Number of pages||3|
|Journal||Cytogenetics and Cell Genetics|
|State||Published - 1984|
ASJC Scopus subject areas
- Cell Biology