Brachydactyly type C gene maps to human chromosome 12q24

Mihael H. Polymeropoulos, Susan E. Ide, Trish Magyari, Clair A. Francomano

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Abstract

Brachydactyly type C is an autosomal dominant disorder characterized by abnormal segmentation of the index and middle fingers segregating with a high degree of variable expression in members of the same family. We have followed up and studied members of the large kindred segregating with the brachydactyly type C phenotype described by Virgil Haws in 1963, and using genetic linkage analysis, we localized the susceptibility gene to human chromosome 12q24.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)45-50
Number of pages6
JournalGenomics
Volume38
Issue number1
DOIs
StatePublished - Nov 15 1996

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