LOCALIZATION OF THE HOMOLOGUE TO βHCG GENE ON PIG CHROMOSOME 14q~(11)-q~(16) BY IN SITU HYBRIDIZATION
Li Kui, Jiang Jianqiao, Tong Suhong, Zhang Muxian, Yuan Yaping, Zhang Xiyuan (Department of Biology, Wuhan University)
To map the gene of pigs, dot blotting and in situ hybridization are conducted, using the β HCG as the probe. It is shown that there is the homologue to β HCG gene in the genome of pigs, and it has been assigned to chromosome 14q11-q16. The relevent points of the studies are discussed.