The MHC contains multiple genes potentially relevant to hemochromatosis

Guan Tay, C. Leelayuwat, M.J. Chorney, S.K. Cattley, P.N. Hollingsworth, C.S. Witt, L.N. Daly, A. Hughes, R.L. Dawkins

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Abstract

In their interesting paper, Feder and co-workers (1996) propose an explanation for the genetic lesion in hemochromatosis. They implicate a sin gene some 4 megabases telomeric of the major histocompatibility complex (MHC) and offer the designation HLA-H based on similarities with HLA class I genes and neonatal Fc receptor (FcRn).
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)336-340
JournalImmunogenetics
Volume45
Publication statusPublished - 1997

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