The human lactase polymorphism: physiology and genetics of lactose absorption and malabsorption

Prog Med Genet. 1977;2:205-49.
No abstract available

MeSH terms

  • Administration, Oral
  • Adolescent
  • Adult
  • Animals
  • Biological Evolution
  • Calcium / metabolism
  • Cattle
  • Child
  • Continental Population Groups
  • Female
  • Galactosidases / metabolism*
  • Gene Frequency
  • Genes
  • Heterozygote
  • Homozygote
  • Humans
  • Intestinal Mucosa / enzymology
  • Intestine, Small / enzymology
  • Lactose / administration & dosage
  • Lactose / metabolism
  • Lactose Intolerance / diagnosis
  • Lactose Intolerance / enzymology
  • Lactose Intolerance / genetics*
  • Male
  • Phenotype
  • Polymorphism, Genetic*
  • Rabbits
  • Rats
  • Swine

Substances

  • Galactosidases
  • Lactose
  • Calcium