Beta-globin gene mutations in children with beta-thalassemia major from Sanliurfa province, Turkey


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Aycicek A., Koc A., Ozdemir Z. C. , Bilinc H., Kocyigit A. , Dilmec F.

TURKISH JOURNAL OF HEMATOLOGY, cilt.28, ss.264-268, 2011 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi)

  • Cilt numarası: 28 Konu: 4
  • Basım Tarihi: 2011
  • Doi Numarası: 10.5152/tjh.2011.86
  • Dergi Adı: TURKISH JOURNAL OF HEMATOLOGY
  • Sayfa Sayısı: ss.264-268

Özet

Objective: The prevalence of (beta-thalassemia in Sanhurfa province, Turkey is reported to be 2.6%-3.7%, whereas nation-wide the frequency of beta-thalassemia is 2%. This study aimed to identify the most frequent beta-thalassemia mutations in Sanhurfa province.