D21S210: A highly polymorphic (GT)n marker closely linked to the β-amyloid protein precursor (APP) gene

Andrew C. Warren, Melvin G. McInnis, Marianna Kalaitsidaki, Tara K. Cox, Jillian Blaschak, Aravinda Chakravarti, Stylianos E. Antonarakis

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Abstract

We describe a highly polymorphic (GT)n repeat with 14 alleles that is closely linked to the amyloid precursor protein (APP) gene on human chromosome 21. This marker, D21S210, will be useful for studies of linkage of disorders such as Alzheimer disease to the APP gene.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)87-88
Number of pages2
JournalHuman Genetics
Volume91
Issue number1
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - Mar 1993

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  • Genetics(clinical)
  • Genetics

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Warren, A. C., McInnis, M. G., Kalaitsidaki, M., Cox, T. K., Blaschak, J., Chakravarti, A., & Antonarakis, S. E. (1993). D21S210: A highly polymorphic (GT)n marker closely linked to the β-amyloid protein precursor (APP) gene. Human Genetics, 91(1), 87-88. https://doi.org/10.1007/BF00230232