A novel base change leading to Hb vanderbilt [β89(F5)Ser→Arg, AGT>AGA]

Matthew J Goodyer, Ezzat I Elhassadi, Melanie J Percy, Mary F McMullin

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We describe a high oxygen affinity hemoglobin (Hb) variant (Hb Vanderbilt) as a result of a heterozygous novel base change from T to A at codon 89 (AGT>AGA) leading to an amino acid change from serine to arginine.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)428-429
Number of pages2
Issue number4
Publication statusPublished - 01 Aug 2011

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Hematology
  • Genetics(clinical)
  • Clinical Biochemistry
  • Biochemistry, medical

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