HBA2 gene

Known as: ALPHA-GLOBIN LOCUS, SECOND, MAJOR ALPHA-GLOBIN LOCUS, HBA-T2 
This gene plays a role in oxygen transport.
National Institutes of Health

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2016
2016
INTRODUCTION Mutations in the δ-globin gene are not pathogenically relevant, but co-inheritance of δ-globin variants along with… (More)
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2014
2014
Thalassemia and sickle cell disease are the most prevalent hemoglobin disorders in the populations of Dammam, Al-Qatif and Al… (More)
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2014
2014
Hb Fontainebleau (HBA2: c.64G > C) is a rare α-globin variant, which has previously been described in only 10 individuals… (More)
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2013
2013
Apart from few early biophysical studies, the relative thermal instability of HbE has been only shown by clinical investigations… (More)
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2012
2012
1.3 Name of the analysed genes or DNA/chromosome segments (i) Erythropoietin receptor (EPOR)/19p13.3–p13.2 (ii) von Hippel-Lindau… (More)
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2006
2006
BACKGROUND AND OBJECTIVES Recombinations are common between the two homologous alpha-globin genes. We report on the… (More)
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2006
2006
The human α-globin gene cluster is located on chromosome 16 pterp13.3, and is arranged in the order, 5’ζ2-ψζ1-ψα2-ψα1-α2-α1-θ1-3… (More)
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2006
2006
We evaluated the analytical performances of the new Sebia kit for quantification of hemoglobin fractions (HbA, HbF and HbA2) and… (More)
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1995
1995
The increased level of HbA2 is a reliable marker of heterozygous beta-thalassaemia. The levels of HbA2 measured by three… (More)
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1994
1994
Heterozygotes for beta-thalassemia usually have raised levels of HbA2, but in Greece about 5% of beta-thalassemia carriers are… (More)
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