A genetic analysis of retinitis pigmentosa.

  title={A genetic analysis of retinitis pigmentosa.},
  author={Janani Shanker and Arabandi Ramesh},
  journal={Indian journal of ophthalmology},
  volume={41 1},
The data consists of sixty probands affected with Retinitis pigmentosa. Syndromic cases were found in five percent of the RP probands. Segregation analysis was carried out on proband sibship data. The ascertainment probability was estimated at 0.5517. Analysis of the data by parental mating types of proband sibships indicated the presence of dominant forms of RP (2.05%). Analysis of proband sibships indicated the presence of low risk families in the Normal x Normal matings (45%) and in the… CONTINUE READING

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