Fragile site in chromosome 12 in a patient with two miscarriages

G. Stetten, B. Sroka, M. Norbury-Glaser, V. L. Corson

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A heritable fragile site at 12q13 is described in lymphocytes from a woman with a history of multiple miscarriage. The fragile site was not typically folate-sensitive, being expressed in standard medium. The presence of this fragile site may have led to meiotic chromosome breakage and consequent infertility.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)521-525
Number of pages5
JournalAmerican journal of medical genetics
Issue number3
StatePublished - 1988

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  • Genetics(clinical)


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