J-GLOBAL ID:200904032605201057  Research Project code:9800026987 Update date:Nov. 20, 2003

Molecular basis of familial hypotransferrinemia

Study period:1994 - 2002
Organization (1):
Investigating Researcher (2):
Research overview:
Familial hypotransferrinemia is an extremely rare metabolic disorder. In the present study, we identify the mutation of the gene for transferrin in a family afficted with the disorder, and elucidate the molecular pathogenesis of the disorder.
Keywords (7):
transferrin ,  molecular ,  inborn ,  variation(biology) ,  identification ,  gene ,  hereditary
Research program: Ordinary Research
Research budget: 1997: \1,000,000

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