, Volume 21, Issue 4, pp 341–346 | Cite as

Investigation of some biochemical genetic markers in four endogamous groups from Panjab (N. W. India)

I. Protein and enzyme polymorphisms in serum
  • S. Singh
  • K. N. Sareen
  • H. W. Goedde
Original Investigations


500 individuals belonging to the caste groups of Brahmin (106), Khattri (132), Arora (103) and Jat (159) have been investigated regarding the haptoglobin, transferrin, group specific component, albumin, ceruloplasmin as well as pseudocholinesterase locus E1 and E2 phenotypes and gene frequencies. No significant differences have been found among the various groups with respect to these six serum markers.


Internal Medicine Albumin Metabolic Disease Genetic Marker Transferrin 
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Bei 500 nichtverwandten Panjabis, die zu den Kasten Brahmin (106), Khattri (132), Arora (103) und Jat (159) gehören, wurden die Phänotypen und Genfrequenzen der Haptoglobine, Transferrine, gruppenspezifischen Komponente, Albumine, Ceruloplasmine und Pseudocholinesterase Locus E1 und E2 bestimmt. Zwischen diesen Gruppen wurden keine signifikanten Unterschiede hinsichtlich der oben genannten sechs Serummerkmale gefunden.


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Authors and Affiliations

  • S. Singh
    • 1
    • 2
  • K. N. Sareen
    • 1
    • 2
  • H. W. Goedde
    • 1
    • 2
  1. 1.Institute of Human GeneticsUniversity of HamburgHamburgGermany
  2. 2.Department of BiochemistryPanjab UniversityChandigarhIndia

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