IthaID: 2504

Names and Sequences

Functionality: Globin gene causative mutation
Common Name: CD 77 CCC>CAC [Pro>His] HGVS Name: HBA2:c.233C>A
Hb Name: Hb Toulon Protein Info: α1 77(EF6) Pro>His

Context nucleotide sequence:

External Links


Chromosome: 16
Locus: NG_000006.1
Locus Location: 37929
Size: 1 bp
Located at: α1
Specific Location: Exon 2


Hemoglobinopathy Group: Structural Haemoglobinopathy
Hemoglobinopathy Subgroup: α-chain variant
Allele Phenotype:N/A
Stability: N/A
Oxygen Affinity: Increased Oxygen Affinity
Associated Phenotypes: N/A

Other details

Type of Mutation: Point-Mutation(Substitution)
Effect on Gene/Protein Function: Missense codons (Protein Structure)
Ethnic Origin: French, African
Inheritance: Recessive
DNA Sequence Determined: Yes
Detection Methods: Direct DNA sequencing

Sequence Viewer

Note: The NCBI Sequence Viewer is not installed on the ITHANET servers but it is embedded in this page from the NCBI. Therefore, IthaGenes has no responsibility over any temporary unavailability of the service. In such a case, please Refresh the page or retry at a later stage. Otherwise, use this external link.

Publications / Origin

  1. Badens C, Léna-Russo D, Lacan P, Francina A, Promé D, Riou J, Geoffroy M, Ayavou T, Kister J, Galactéros F, Wajcman H, Hb Toulon [alpha77(EF6)Pro-->His]: a new variant due to a mutation in the alpha2 gene found during measurement of glycated hemoglobin., Hemoglobin , 23(4), 367-71, 1999 PubMed
  2. Waye JS, Eng B, Chui DH, Powers PJ, Lafferty JD, Second report of Hb Toulon [alpha77(EF6)Pro-->His] in a Canadian family of Italian descent., Hemoglobin , 24(4), 359-60, 2000 PubMed
  3. Caruso D, Da Riva L, Giavarini F, Galli G, Brambilla S, Luraschi P, Franzini C, A hemoglobin variant found during glycohemoglobin measurement, identified as Hb Toulon [alpha77(EF6)Pro-->His] by tandem mass spectrometry., Hemoglobin , 26(2), 197-9, 2002 PubMed
  4. Moradkhani K, Préhu C, Old J, Henderson S, Balamitsa V, Luo HY, Poon MC, Chui DH, Wajcman H, Patrinos GP, Mutations in the paralogous human alpha-globin genes yielding identical hemoglobin variants., Ann. Hematol. , 88(6), 535-43, 2009 PubMed
Created on 2014-06-05 11:23:50, Last reviewed on (Show full history)

Disclaimer: The information on this website is provided as an information resource only and must not to be used as a substitute for professional diagnosis and treatment. The ITHANET Portal and IthaGenes are not responsible or liable for any advice, course of treatment, diagnosis or any other information, services or products that an individual obtains through this website.

Please publish modules in offcanvas position.