Published Online: 27 JAN 2006
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Scherer, S. W. 2006. Chromosome 7. eLS.
- Published Online: 27 JAN 2006
Human chromosome 7 is a submetacentric chromosome containing 5.3% of the genome. It is characterized by T-cell receptor and homeobox A gene clusters and contains several imprinted genes.
Keywords: chromosome 7; disease; genes; maps; DNA sequence