Frequency of the hemochromatosis HFE mutations C282Y, H63D, and S65C in blood donors in the Faroe Islands

    Annals of hematology, Volume 84, Issue 3, 2005, Pages 146-149.

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    faroe islands · genotypes · hemochromatosis · mutations · prevalence · scandinavia

    Abstract:

    The aim of the study was to assess the frequencies of the hereditary hemochromatosis HFE mutations C282Y, H63D, and S65C in the population in the Faroe Islands. The series comprised 200 randomly selected blood donors of Faroese heritage. The frequency of the C282Y, H63D, and S65C mutations on the HFE gene was assessed by genotyping using ...More

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