Taxon:

Human

Gene:

"Adult height"

Chromosome:

18

Location:

18p11-q21.1

Description:

Evidence for an imprinting effect on human adult height was obtained in the 18p11-21 region, especially at D18S542, but the effect appeared to be reduced when sex-specific maps were used (Mukhopadhyay N and Weeks DE, 2003).

Category:

Parental effect

Record:

500

Last Modified 17/06/2004

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