The human aminopeptidase N gene: isolation, chromosome localization, and DNA polymorphism analysis
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- Watt, V.M. & Willard, H.F. Hum Genet (1990) 85: 651. doi:10.1007/BF00193592
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DNA encoding the human aminopeptidase N (EC 18.104.22.168) gene (PEPN) was first isolated using rat cDNA probes and then used in Southern analysis of DNA from mouse-human somatic cell hybrids to assign this gene to the long-arm region (q11-qter) of human chromosome 15. This human genomic DNA probe detects a frequent DraIII polymorphism that is a useful marker for human chromosome 15.