DNA Polymorphism Analysis in the Italian Population and Prenatal Diagnosis of Thalassemia

  • C. Camaschella
  • G. Saglio
  • A. Serra
  • M. Sampietro
  • M. D. Cappellini
  • G. Fiorelli
  • L. Cremonesi
  • S. Tedeschi
  • M. Ferrari


β-Thalassemias are inherited disorders of hemoglobin synthesis causing severe disease in homozygous subjects.


Prenatal Diagnosis Globin Gene Restriction Fragment Length Polymorphism Thalassemic Mutation Sickle Mutation 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • C. Camaschella
    • 1
  • G. Saglio
    • 1
  • A. Serra
    • 1
  • M. Sampietro
    • 2
  • M. D. Cappellini
    • 2
  • G. Fiorelli
    • 2
  • L. Cremonesi
    • 3
  • S. Tedeschi
    • 3
  • M. Ferrari
    • 3
  1. 1.Clinica Medica AUniversità di TorinoTurinItaly
  2. 2.Istituto di Clinica Medica IIIUniversità di MilanoMilanItaly
  3. 3.Laboratorio di EmatologiaIstituti Clinici di PerfezionamentoMilanoItaly

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