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gamma-Globins

Known as: gamma-Globin, gamma globin, globin gamma 
Members of the beta-globin family. In humans, two non-allelic types of gamma-globin - A gamma and G gamma are encoded in the beta-globin gene cluster… Expand
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Highly Cited
2010
Highly Cited
2010
The developmental switch from human fetal (gamma) to adult (beta) hemoglobin represents a clinically important example of… Expand
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Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
Increased fetal hemoglobin (HbF) levels diminish the clinical severity of beta-thalassemia and sickle cell anemia. A treatment… Expand
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Review
1998
Review
1998
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  • Annals of the New York Academy of Sciences
  • 1998
  • Corpus ID: 38471259
Abstract: Increased levels of fetal hemoglobin (HbF) can ameliorate the clinical course of inherited disorders of β‐globin gene… Expand
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Highly Cited
1995
Highly Cited
1995
Erythroid Kruppel-like factor (EKLF) is an erythroid-specific transcription factor that contains zinc finger domains similar to… Expand
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Highly Cited
1993
Highly Cited
1993
BACKGROUND Fetal-globin (gamma-globin) chains inhibit the polymerization of hemoglobin S (sickle hemoglobin) and can functionally… Expand
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Highly Cited
1985
Highly Cited
1985
The percentage of G gamma chains in the Hb F of SS patients and beta-thalassemia heterozygotes is generally 40%, but some have 60… Expand
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Highly Cited
1985
Highly Cited
1985
We have studied 42 homozygous beta-thalassemia patients from Algeria and 34 sickle cell anemia patients from Senegal and Benin… Expand
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Highly Cited
1984
Highly Cited
1984
Previous studies of the Hpa I cleavage site-sickle cell hemoglobin gene linkage in various African populations suggested that the… Expand
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Highly Cited
1984
Highly Cited
1984
Hydroxyurea, a widely used cytotoxic/cytostatic agent that does not influence methylation of DNA bases, increases fetal… Expand
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Highly Cited
1982
Highly Cited
1982
5-Azacytidine is a cytidine analogue that is capable of activating repressed genes in tissue-culture cells and has been shown to… Expand
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