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The restriction endonuclease BSu, an isoschizomer of the enzyme HaeIII, cleaves human DNA to yield classes of fragments that are characteristic of the DNA of individuals having a Y chromosome. The fragments concerned are therefore diagnostic of the presence of Y-chromosome DNA and have been studied here with the intention of confirming the origin of various(More)
Instability of the heterochromatic centromeric regions of chromosomes 1, 9, and 16 associated with immunodeficiency was found in a four year old girl. Similar phenotypic and chromosomal abnormalities were described in a previous patient studied by us and in four other published cases. All these patients have facial anomalies in addition to combined(More)
Eleven patients with the so-called Cat Eye syndrome are reported including a more detailed description of the original cases reported by Schmid and Fraccaro. All cases had, in addition to a normal karyotype, a small extra G-like chromosome which appeared to be an isochromosome for the juxtacentromeric region (pter to q11) of an acrocentric chromosome. None(More)