Prenatal genotyping of four common oculocutaneous albinism genes in 51 Chinese families.

@article{Wei2015PrenatalGO,
  title={Prenatal genotyping of four common oculocutaneous albinism genes in 51 Chinese families.},
  author={Ai-Hua Wei and Dong-Jie Zang and Zhao Zhang and Xiu-Min Yang and Wei Li},
  journal={Journal of genetics and genomics = Yi chuan xue bao},
  year={2015},
  volume={42 6},
  pages={279-86}
}
Oculocutaneous albinism (OCA) is an autosomal recessive disorder characterized by hypopigmentation in eyes, hair and skin, accompanied with vision loss. Currently, six genes have been identified as causative genes for non-syndromic OCA (OCA-1∼4, 6, 7), and ten genes for syndromic OCA (HPS-1-9, CHS-1). Genetic counseling of 51 Chinese OCA families (39 OCA-1… CONTINUE READING