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Variants of 6-Phosphogluconate Dehydrogenase within a Community

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The distribution of phenotypic variants of 6-phosphogluconate dehydrogenase of human red cells in a multi-racial South African community suggests that this system provides a useful genetic marker for population studies.

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  1. Comprehensive Medicine Group

    • H. GORDON
    • , M. M. KERAAN
    •  & MARRIE VOOIJS
  2. C.S.I.R. Clinical Nutrition Research Unit, Department of Medicine, University of Cape Town, South Africa

    • H. GORDON
    • , M. M. KERAAN
    •  & MARRIE VOOIJS

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