The human insulin gene has been previously localized to chromosome 11. We have analyzed the human ONA sequences present in a human-mouse somatic cell hybrid line possessing a translocation involving human chromosomes 11 and X. These data indicate that the human insulin gene is located on the short arm of chromosome 11 in the region p13→pter.
The Insulin Gene Is Located on the Short Arm of Chromosome 11 in Humans
Dr. Owerbach's present address is the Hagedorn Research Laboratory, Niels Steensensvej 6, DK-2820 Gentofte, Denmark.
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David Owerbach, Graeme I Bell, William J Rutter, Judith A Brown, Thomas B Shows; The Insulin Gene Is Located on the Short Arm of Chromosome 11 in Humans. Diabetes 1 March 1981; 30 (3): 267–270. https://doi.org/10.2337/diab.30.3.267
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