Inherited Electrophoretic Hemoglobin Patterns among 20 Inbred Strains of Mice

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Science  19 Dec 1958:
Vol. 128, Issue 3338, pp. 1569-1570
DOI: 10.1126/science.128.3338.1569


The hemoglobin from mice of six inbred strains is of the single-spot electrophoretic type, and that from 14 inbred strains is of the diffuse type. No selective advantage is apparent for either type. The distribution among strains shows some relation to the history of the development of the strains.