Human Genetics

, Volume 88, Issue 3, pp 356–356

Dinucleotide (CA/GT) repeat polymorphism in intron 17B of the cystic fibrosis transmembrane conductance regulator (CFTR) gene

Authors

  • N. Morral
    • Molecular Genetics DepartmentInstitut de Recerca Oncològica, Hospital Duran i Reynals, L'Hospitalet de Llobregat
  • E. Girbau
    • Molecular Genetics DepartmentInstitut de Recerca Oncològica, Hospital Duran i Reynals, L'Hospitalet de Llobregat
  • J. Zielenski
    • Department of GeneticsThe Hospital for Sick Children
  • V. Nunes
    • Molecular Genetics DepartmentInstitut de Recerca Oncològica, Hospital Duran i Reynals, L'Hospitalet de Llobregat
  • T. Casals
    • Molecular Genetics DepartmentInstitut de Recerca Oncològica, Hospital Duran i Reynals, L'Hospitalet de Llobregat
  • L. -C. Tsui
    • Department of GeneticsThe Hospital for Sick Children
  • X. Estivill
    • Molecular Genetics DepartmentInstitut de Recerca Oncològica, Hospital Duran i Reynals, L'Hospitalet de Llobregat
DNA Variants

DOI: 10.1007/BF00197276

Cite this article as:
Morral, N., Girbau, E., Zielenski, J. et al. Hum Genet (1992) 88: 356. doi:10.1007/BF00197276

Summary

We describe a polymorphic microsatellite (IVS17BCA) in intron 17B of the cystic fibrosis transmembrane conductance regulator (CFTR) gene. It consists of an 11 to 20 CA/GT dinucleotide repeat, located 424 bp from exon 17B.

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