ALFRED: allele frequency database
      The ALlele FREquency Database   
ALFRED is a resource of gene frequency data on human populations
supported by the U. S. National Science Foundation.
ALFRED detailed record information

Polymorphism Information

NameALFRED UIDLocus NameLocus Symbol
A-946GSI000334KLactaseLCT
FstAvg Het# Populations Typed
0.0210.00810
Synonyms:
Frequency on Map:    
Frequency Display Formats:     
Estimated Heterozygosity: 
Frequency Download:   
External Resources: 
References: See References
Polymorphism Description:  A to G transition at -946 bp, i.e. upstream of the start of transcription of the LCT gene.
Alleles:
Allele NameAllele SymbolDescription
AA
GG

References:
- Hollox EJ, Poulter M, Wang Y, Krause A, Swallow DM. "Common polymorphism in a highly variable region upstream of the human lactase gene affects DNA-protein interactions". Eur J Hum Genet 7:791-800. (1999)
Online citation.

- Hollox EJ, Poulter M, Zvarik M, Ferak V, Krause A, Jenkins T, Saha N, Kozlov AI, Swallow DM. "Lactase Haplotype Diversity in the Old World ". Am. J. Hum. Genet. 68:160-172. (2001) Online citation.


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Originally prototyped by Michael Osier with the aid of Kei Cheung
Upgrades and maintenance since 2002 by Haseena Rajeevan