A new haemoglobin, Haemoglobin Malay is described in a 22 year old Malay. Structural analysis showed a AAC----AGC mutation in codon 17, with the production of an abnormal beta chain (beta Malay) that has an Asn----Ser substitution at position beta 19. This haemoglobin variant could not be detected by conventional procedures.
|Original language||English (US)|
|Number of pages||4|
|Journal||Medical Journal of Malaysia|
|State||Published - Sep 1 1989|
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