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A large, systematic molecular-genetic study of G6PD in Indian populations identifies a new non-synonymous variant and supports recent positive selection

October 15, 2010 - 15:00 -- Patrick Sampao
Author(s): 
Somosree Sarkar, Nidhan K. Biswas, Badal Dey, Debashis Mukhopadhyay, Partha P. Majumder
Reference: 
Infection, Genetics and Evolution, Volume 10, Issue 8, December 2010, Pages 1228-1236

Our study has identified one new exonic variant (M159I; exon-5), occurring in multiple populations, that is predicted to result in G6PD deficiency.

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