Hb Russ alpha51(CE9)Gly->Arg
CONTACT External
HEMATOLOGY Normal in the heterozygote
ELECTROPHORESIS Hb X and Hb A separate at alkaline pH; moves as Hb S on starch gel
CHROMATOGRAPHY Hb X and Hb A can be separated by cation and anion exchange chromatography
STRUCTURE STUDIES Tryptic peptides of the alpha chain were separated by cation exchange chromatography; amino acid analysis
DNA ANALYSES Not reported; presumed mutation GGC->CGC; alpha2 or alpha1
STABILITY Not reported
OCCURRENCE Found in Caucasian families in the USA and in a Chinese family
OTHER INFORMATION Quantity in heterozygotes 10-13%
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This material is from the book A Syllabus of Human Hemoglobin Variants (1996) by Titus H.J. Huisman, Marianne F.H. Carver, and Georgi D. Efremov, published by The Sickle Cell Anemia Foundation in Augusta, GA, USA. Copyright © 1996 by Titus H.J. Huisman. All rights reserved. Neither this work nor any part may be reproduced or transmitted in any form or by any means, electronic or mechanical, microfilming and recording, or by any information storage and retrieval systems, without written permission.