[Fifty years of medical genetics. A tribute to Maurice Lamy on the hundredth anniversary of his birth].

  • Jean Frézal
  • Published 1995 in Bulletin de l'Academie nationale de medecine


Before 1960, no disease gene had been mapped to human chromosome apart from the sex-linked characters which are carried by the X chromosome. The first assignments were inferred from the results of somatic cells hydridization and concerned enzymatic deficiencies and protein defects. They were followed by the data gained from the cytogenetics studies of… (More)