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Abnormal haemoglobins in Africa

Council for International Organizations of Medical Sciences.

Abnormal haemoglobins in Africa

a symposium organized by the Council for International Organizations of Medical Sciences established under the joint auspices of UNESCO & WHO

by Council for International Organizations of Medical Sciences.

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Published by Blackwell Scientific in Oxford .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Anemia, Sickle Cell -- congresses.,
  • Hemoglobins, Abnormal -- congresses.,
  • Thalassemia -- congresses.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographies.

    StatementEdited by J.H.P. Jonxis.
    ContributionsJonxis, Jean Henri Pierre, 1907-, Symposium on Abnormal Haemoglobins in Africa.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxvi, 477 p. :
    Number of Pages477
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL20314430M

    on the distributions of the various abnormal haemoglobins such as sickle cell trait, haemoglobin C, D, etc., thalassaemia, and the first time by Darwin in his great book on the Origin of Species. At one time not too many years ago, physical anthropologists hoped to reconstructs the racial history of Africa, Asia, Australia and the. Sickle cell anemia works Search for books with Not In Library. Abnormal haemoglobins in Africa Council for International Orga Not In Library. Not In Library McKenzie, 2 books Keith Wailoo, 2 books Philip M. Parker, 2 books P. Allen Jones, 2 books Mary Ellen Verheyden-Hilliard, 1 book Stuart J. Edelstein, 1 book Council for.

    This book is a short version of the two volume textbooks published by the Thalassaemia International of children born with these disorders are born in low resource countries of Asia and Africa, which abnormal haemoglobins). In general terms, they are autosomal recessive disorders and the homozygous or genetic compound. Book reviewed in this article: Multivariate Statistical Analysis for Biologists. By Hilary Seal. Methuen. Pp, xi + 45s. The Cytoplasm in Heredity. By D. Wilkie. London: Methuen and Co., Ltd. Pp. + viii. 18 figs. including 3 plates. 16s. Human Diversity, The Nature and Significance of Differences among Men. By Kenneth Mather. Edinburgh: Oliver and Boyd. vi + pp.

    Bhasin MK, Walter H, Danker-Hopfe H Glucosephosphate dehydrogenase and abnormal haemoglobins (HB S and HB E) in people of India. In: Veena Bhasin (Ed.): People Health and Disease: The Indian Scenario. Gurugram: Kamla-Raj Enterprises, pp. Meeting Paper: Bhasin MK Genetics of Castes and Tribes of India.   ABNORMAL HAEMOGLOBINS More than haemoglobin variants have been described to date and listed on HbVAR, many of which have been identified by protein analysis and have never been characterised.


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Abnormal haemoglobins in Africa. Philadelphia, F.A. Davis Co. [] (OCoLC) Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: J H P Jonxis; Council.

Get this from a library. Abnormal haemoglobins in Africa; a symposium organized by the Council for International Organizations of Medical Sciences established under the joint auspices of UNESCO & WHO.

[J H P Jonxis; Council for International Organizations of Medical Sciences.]. The differences between developing and industrialized countries for the strategies employed in the diagnosis of abnormal haemoglobins are considered.

We mention the limits and pitfalls for each approach and the necessity to characterize the abnormalities using at least two different by:   Abnormal haemoglobins arise from changes in either the globin chains, the iron atom, or from binding of ligands other than oxygen.

This article describes the structure and physiological functions of haemoglobin, including abnormal forms of haemoglobin and their significance. The mechanism of oxygen binding and the factors affecting oxygen Cited by: Abnormal Haemoglobins in Africa.

A Symposium organized by The Council for International Organizations of Medical Sciences established under the Joint Auspices of UNESCO & WHO. although a great deal is known about the molecular structure of abnormal haemoglobins, that part of the book which deals with treatment of these diseases is sadly Author: J.

Jonxis. Population genetics of abnormal haemoglobins in Burkina Faso, West Africa Article (PDF Available) in Annals of Human Biology 18(4) July with 33 Reads How we measure 'reads'.

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National Library of Medicine (NCBI/NLM).It includes content provided to the PMC International archive by participating. Abnormal haemoglobins in the Sudan savanna of Nigeria. Prevalence of haemoglobins and relationships between sickle cell trait, malaria and survival.

Fleming AF, Storey J, Molineaux L, Iroko EA, Attai ED. The prevalence of different haemoglobins and their interaction with malaria have been studied in Garki, Kano State, by: Barbara J.

Wild, Barbara J. Bain, in Dacie and Lewis Practical Haematology (Twelfth Edition), Sickle cell disease. Sickle cell disease 2 is a collective name for a group of conditions causing clinical symptoms that result from the formation of sickled red cells. It is common in people originating from Africa, but it is also found in considerable numbers of people of Indian, Arabic and.

Download PDF: Sorry, we are unable to provide the full text but you may find it at the following location(s): g (external link)Author: A. Woodruff. Hemoglobinopathy is the medical term for a group of blood disorders and diseases that affect red blood cells.

It can be a kind of genetic defect that results in abnormal structure of one of the globin chains of the hemoglobin molecule. Hemoglobinopathies are inherited single-gene disorders; in most cases, they are inherited as autosomal co-dominant lty: Hematology. The other common abnormal haemoglobins are C and D Punjab, which affect millions, predominantly in West Africa and the Punjab region of India, respectively.

In the homozygous state, there is mild haemolysis, with few if any symptoms. White counts. The peripheral blood morphology depends largely on whether the spleen hasbeenremovedor not.

Before splenectomy the picture is that of a chronic non-spherocytic haemolytic anaemia, al- though occasional contracted cells are seen. plenectomy many irregular contracted cells are visible, often Cited by: 5. haemoglobins, methaemoglobins and high oxygen affinity haemoglobins is not discussed but laboratories should either have methods for detecting these variant haemoglobins or should refer such samples to a reference laboratory.

It should be noted that the identification of haemoglobins is often presumptive, based on a characteristic electro. To add to the sickling map of Africa the authors, after finding the usual incidence of haemoglobins S and C in hospital patients on the West African coast, made a study of the 2 chief ethnic groups in southern Dahomey.

For the Fon people of the west ( subjects) and the Yoruba of the east ( subjects) the incidences were almost identical, AS, 20 and 21%; AC, 9 and %- : J. Goasguen, J. Labegorre, M. Bonnet, J. Gillet, J. Delprat. Investigation of abnormal haemoglobins and thalassaemia December ; DOI: /B/ In book: Dacie and Lewis Practical Haematology (pp).

The four chains are associated in the form of a tetramer: the α 1 β 1 (and equivalent α 2 β 2) contact is the strongest and involves many amino acids with many interlocking side chains; the α 1 β 2 (and equivalent α 2 β 1) contact is less extensive and the contacts between similar chains are relatively binding of a haem group into the haem pocket in each chain is vital for the.

InFrank B. Livingstone published impressively detailed maps of abnormal haemoglobins, which included HbC, but he did not publish equivalent maps Cited by: Inheritance of the other abnormal haemoglobins, i.e.

HbC, or HbD or HbE from both parents is not related to any significant clinical outcome, and so these do not require any medical attention. I October Vol. No. A trw:t. Bhasin MK, Walter H, Danker-Hopfe H Glucosephosphate dehydrogenase and abnormal haemoglobins (HB S and HB E) in people of India.

In: Veena Bhasin (Ed.): People Health and Disease: The Indian Scenario. Delhi: Kamla-Raj Enterprises pp. Meeting Paper: Bhasin MK Genetics of Castes and Tribes of India. Cite this article. ALLAN, N., BEALE, D., IRVINE, D. et al.

Three Haemoglobins K: Woolwich, an Abnormal, Cameroon and Ibadan, Two Unusual Variants of Human Haemoglobin.

Edington GM. Abnormal Haemoglobins in West Africa. Ghana Medical J ; 2: Edington GM, Watson-Williams EJ. Sickling, Haemoglobin C, Glucose-6 Phosphate Dehydrogenase Deficiency and malaria in Western Nigeria. In Abnormal Haemoglobins. Editors Jonxis JHP and Delafresnaye JF. Blackwell Scientific Publications, Oxfordpages.