Evidence for linkage between the loci for transferrin and ceruloplasmin in man

Authors

  • L. R. WEITKAMP

    1. Department of Psychiatry, Division of Genetics, Department of Pediatrics, University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry, Rochester, New York 14642
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  • This work was supported in part by U.S. Public Health Service grants HD14487 and MH37121 and by grant 1.443 from the March of Dimes-Birth Defects Foundation.

Summary

Lod score analysis indicates probable linkage between the loci for transferrin and ceruloplasmin at a recombination frequency of approximately 10–15%. This human linkage relationship is homologous to one previously reported for cattle.

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