Hereditary persistence of fetal hemoglobin: a study of 79 affected persons in 15 Negro families in Baltimore.

@article{Conley1963HereditaryPO,
  title={Hereditary persistence of fetal hemoglobin: a study of 79 affected persons in 15 Negro families in Baltimore.},
  author={Caryn Conley and David J. Weatherall and S N Richardson and Marguerite K. Shepard and Samuel Charache},
  journal={Blood},
  year={1963},
  volume={21},
  pages={261-81}
}
H EREDITARY PERSISTENCE OF FETAL HEMOGLOBIN is a term tentatively applied to a specific inherited anomaly manifested throughout life by the presence of large amounts of fetal hemoglobin in the erythro-cytes in the absence of anemia or clinical manifestations. The abnormality is attributable to a single autosomal genetic factor. Since the primary effect of… CONTINUE READING