The human kininogen gene (KNG) mapped to chromosome 3q26-qter by analysis of somatic cell hybrids using the polymerase chain reaction

Dunne Fong, David I. Smith, Wang Ting Hsieh

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Abstract

Kinins, peptide products of kininogens, may be involved in hypertensive and diabetic diseases, and inflammatory disorders. The human kininogen gene (KNG) has been mapped to chromosome 3, using a panel of human-hamster somatic cell hybrids by polymerase chain reaction of hybrid DNA with gene-specific primers. KNG was further assigned to 3q26-3qter, using DNA from a second panel of chromosome 3 deletion mapping cell hybrids.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)189-192
Number of pages4
JournalHuman genetics
Volume87
Issue number2
DOIs
StatePublished - Jun 1 1991

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Genetics
  • Genetics(clinical)

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