International Journal of Legal Medicine

, Volume 111, Issue 6, pp 336–336 | Cite as

TNFa and b microsatellites in Germany

  • E. Müller
  • K.-H. Frank
  • M. Füssel
  • S. Hering
  • E. Kuhlisch
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Abstract

Allele frequencies of TNFa and TNFb microsatellites were determined from 315 healthy unrelated Germans (mothers and putative fathers) by means of PCR. They were stably inherited and segregated in a Mendelian way. New mutations were not observed.

Key words Microsatellites TNFa TNFb Population study 

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© Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 1998

Authors and Affiliations

  • E. Müller
    • 1
  • K.-H. Frank
    • 2
  • M. Füssel
    • 2
  • S. Hering
    • 1
  • E. Kuhlisch
    • 3
  1. 1.Institut für Rechtsmedizin, Universitätsklinikum der Technischen Universität Dresden, Fetscherstrasse 74, D-01307 Dresden, Germany Fax: +49 (351) 4584325DE
  2. 2.Institut für Immunologie, Universitätsklinikum der TU Dresden, D-01307 Dresden, GermanyDE
  3. 3.Institut für Informatik und Biometrie, Universitätsklinikum der TU Dresden, D-01307 Dresden, GermanyDE

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