Prevalence of G6PD deficiency and molecular characterization of G202A, A376G and C563T polymorphisms in newborns in Southeastern Brazil

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Pereira, Lucas Luís Meigre Dias; Bravin, Cristina Augusta; Cintra, Terezinha Sarquis; Cassa, Wélida Santos Portela; Santos, Thainá Altoé; Fonseca, Armando; Pratte-Santos, Rodrigo;

ABSTRACT Objective To evaluate the prevalence of G6PD deficiency and characterize G202A, A376G and C563T polymorphisms in neonates using molecular assays. Methods A total of one thousand samples were tested through quantitative analysis of enzyme activity, detecting 2... View more