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Synchrony of oculocutaneous albinism, the Prader-Willi syndrome, and a normal karyotype.
  1. C E Wallis,
  2. P H Beighton
  1. Department of Human Genetics, University of Cape Town Medical School, South Africa.


    A Chinese girl with oculocutaneous albinism has the Prader-Willi syndrome and a normal karyotype. This association emphasises the importance of further molecular study of the 15(q12) region of the genome in the search for the locus of an albinism gene.

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