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Patent Detail: Methods for determining susceptibility to lead poisoning

Patent Detail

Superfund Research Program

Methods for determining susceptibility to lead poisoning

Number: 5,840,578
Year: 1998
Patent Status: Issued
Authors: Desnick, R.J., J.G. Wetmur

A DNA sequence encoding the .delta.-amino levulinate type 2 gene, methods to detect the gene, diagnostic kits to detect the gene and recombinant vectors containing the type 2 gene sequence.

Associated Projects:

  • Mount Sinai School of Medicine: Genetic Analysis
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