Haptoglobin and Catalase Loci in Man: Possible Genetic Linkage

Science  14 Jun 1968:
Vol. 160, Issue 3833, pp. 1230-1231
DOI: 10.1126/science.160.3833.1230


Slow- and fast-migrating electrophoretic variants of human erythrocyte catalase were encountered in four of approximately 200 families. Tests for nine genetic polymorphisms provided evidence suggesting linkage only in the case of the haptoglobin system.