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Human Genetics

, Volume 95, Issue 6, pp 716–716 | Cite as

Frequent sequence variant in the human tyrosine hydroxylase gene

  • Barbara Lüdecke
  • Klaus Bartholomé
DNA Variants

Abstract

A polymorphism of human tyrosine hydroxylase changing the amino acid 81Val to 81Met is located in exon 2 of the human tyrosine hydroxylase gene.

Keywords

Internal Medicine Tyrosine Metabolic Disease Sequence Variant Tyrosine Hydroxylase 
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© Springer-Verlag 1995

Authors and Affiliations

  • Barbara Lüdecke
    • 1
  • Klaus Bartholomé
    • 1
  1. 1.University Children's HospitalBochumGermany

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