Table 2

Typing of qA and qB telomeres of 4q alleles from healthy subjects and FSHD patients

Healthy subjects

FSHD patients (normal allele)

FSHD patients (short allele)


4qA

4qB

4qA

4qB

4qA

4qB


45 (68%)

21 (32%)

23 (57%)

17 (43%)

40 (100%)

0 (0%)


TOT: 66 alleles

TOT: 40 alleles

TOT: 40 alleles


Rossi et al. BMC Medical Genetics 2007 8:8   doi:10.1186/1471-2350-8-8

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