Pulmonary Tumours, Group VII and Sex in the House-Mouse


ALTHOUGH the exact number of factors concerned in the inheritance of susceptibility to pulmonary tumours in the house-mouse is still unknown, experiments by various workers1–4 have suggested the presence of one major factor in linkage group VII: this factor is here termed Tm. A series of experiments has been undertaken to confirm the existence of this factor and to obtain an estimate of its position in group VII. The following is a preliminary report of the results of the first experiments in the series.

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TATCHELL, J. Pulmonary Tumours, Group VII and Sex in the House-Mouse. Nature 190, 837–838 (1961). https://doi.org/10.1038/190837a0

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