Linkage analysis of neurofibromatosis

S. Kittur, M. L. Lubs, M. Bauer, A. Chakravarti, Haig Kazazian

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Abstract

Linkage analysis of neurofibromatosis was performed using genes on chromosomes 1, 8, 11, and 12. No linkage was found between NF and C-myc, AT 3, IGF-1, PTH, and gamma globin genes. Evidence for linkage was found between C-ets 1, on the long arm of chromosome 11 and NF in two families with a lod score of 1.88 at Θ=0. More families are being studied to confirm this linkage.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)526-527
Number of pages2
JournalJournal of Medical Genetics
Volume24
Issue number9
StatePublished - 1987

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  • Genetics
  • Genetics(clinical)

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Kittur, S., Lubs, M. L., Bauer, M., Chakravarti, A., & Kazazian, H. (1987). Linkage analysis of neurofibromatosis. Journal of Medical Genetics, 24(9), 526-527.