Pyropoikilocytosis hereditary

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Pyropoikilocytosis hereditary

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Nonsense mutations of the alpha-spectrin gene in hereditary pyropoikilocytosis.
 

Author(s): Whitney Tolpinrud, Yelena D Maksimova, Bernard G Forget, Patrick G Gallagher

Journal: Haematologica. 2008 Nov;93(11):1752-4.

 

Last Updated: 3 Nov 2008

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A novel splicing mutation of the alpha-spectrin gene in the original hereditary pyropoikilocytosis kindred.
 

Author(s): Daniel B Costa, Larisa Lozovatsky, Patrick G Gallagher, Bernard G Forget

Journal: Blood. 2005 Dec;106(13):4367-9.

 

Hereditary pyropoikilocytosis (HPP) is a severe hemolytic anemia due to abnormalities of the red blood cell (RBC) membrane skeleton. In the original HPP kindred, there is compound heterozygosity for an allele encoding a structural variant of alpha-spectrin (L207P) and an alpha-spectrin ...

Last Updated: 5 Dec 2005

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Molecular basis and haplotyping of the alphaII domain polymorphisms of spectrin: application to the study of hereditary elliptocytosis and pyropoikilocytosis.
 

Author(s): P G Gallagher, L Kotula, Y Wang, S L Marchesi, P J Curtis, D W Speicher, B G Forget

Journal: Am. J. Hum. Genet.. 1996 Aug;59(2):351-9.

 

Hereditary elliptocytosis (HE) and hereditary pyropoikilocytosis (HPP) are inherited disorders of erythrocyte shape that are frequently associated with abnormalities in alpha-spectrin, one of the principal structural proteins of the erythrocyte membrane skeleton. Five polymorphisms ...

Last Updated: 25 Sep 1996

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