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Genetic markers on chromosome 7.
  1. L C Tsui
  1. Department of Genetics, Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto, Ontario, Canada.


    Chromosome 7 is frequently associated with chromosome aberrations, rearrangements, and deletions. It also contains many important genes, gene families, and disease loci. This brief review attempts to summarise these and other interesting aspects of chromosome 7. With the rapid accumulation of cloned genes and polymorphic DNA fragments, this chromosome has become an excellent substrate for molecular genetic studies.

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