Human Genetics

, Volume 80, Issue 1, pp 78–80 | Cite as

Allelic association of the cystic fibrosis locus and two DNA markers, XV2c and KM19, in 55 German families

  • M. Krawczak
  • D. S. Konecki
  • J. Schmidtke
  • M. Dück
  • W. Engel
  • W. Nützenadel
  • F. K. Trefz
Original Investigations

Summary

Allelic association between cystic fibrosis and two linked markers is demonstrated in a sample of 55 German families. It is shown by example how these observations can be used for genetic risk calculation.

Keywords

Internal Medicine Cystic Fibrosis Metabolic Disease Genetic Risk Risk Calculation 

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Authors and Affiliations

  • M. Krawczak
    • 1
  • D. S. Konecki
    • 2
  • J. Schmidtke
    • 1
  • M. Dück
    • 2
  • W. Engel
    • 1
  • W. Nützenadel
    • 2
  • F. K. Trefz
    • 2
  1. 1.Institut für Humangenetik der UniversitätGöttingenFederal Republic of Germany
  2. 2.Kinderklinik der UniversitätHeidelbergFederal Republic of Germany

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