The distamycin A-sensitive fragile site fra(16)(q22) is a precisely localized chromosomal marker. When expressed at metaphase, it visibly separates the chromosome material on either side of the fragile site. Using a cDNA probe encoding both the α and β haptoglobin chains, the haptoglobin loci were found by in situ hybridization to be distal to fra(16)(q22).
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Received:: 25 March 1985
Published online: May 08, 2008
Number of Print Pages : 4
Cytogenetic and Genome Research
Vol. 41, No. 1, Year 1986 (Cover Date: 1986)
Journal Editor: Schmid M. (Würzburg)
ISSN: 1424–8581 (Print), eISSN: 1424–859X (Online)
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