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Synonyms for autosome

any chromosome that is not a sex chromosome

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GT038 is a potential treatment for rhodopsin (RHO)-linked autosomal dominant retinitis pigmentosa (adRP), an inherited retinal dystrophy that leads to blindness in most cases.
The overall incidence of this disease is difficult to estimate, but in some studies, the incidence of autosomal recessive osteopetrosis (ARO) is 1: 250,000 births and for autosomal dominant osteopetrosis (ADO), it is 1: 20,000 births.
The congenital variants are rare, autosomal dominant, and 50% of the patients may have polycystic kidney disease.
Autosomal dominant PHA1 is the likely explanation for the case described.
Our study shows some of the earliest known brain changes in autosomal dominant AD mutation carriers," Dr.
In addition to sporadic cases, both autosomal dominant and autosomal recessive patterns of inheritance are recognized.
Camptodactyly, the flexion contracture of the proximal interphalangeal joint usually involves the small finger and may be a component of some autosomal dominant diseases, such as Marfan's syndrome, cranio-carpo-tarsal dystrophy and oculo-dento-digital dysplasia.
Thanks to Mendel's work, we can interview a patient in our adult genetics clinic tomorrow, generate a pedigree, track a disease through multiple generations in a family, interpret the pedigree as autosomal dominant (or recessive, or x-linked), and then - if we are correct in our interpretation - we can be confident that a single mutated gene is at work in the patient's family.
Keeleigh, of Bridgwater, Somerset, was diagnosed with rare congenital hepatic fibrosis liver disease and autosomal recessive polycystic kidney disease when she was 14 months old.
The disease affects one in a million people and is autosomal dominant with variable penetrance.
According to the genetic mode of inheritance and laboratory findings, HR was classified into four distinct forms with different modes of inheritance, one of these forms was recently described as autosomal recessive hypophosphatemia, and was found to be caused by mutations in Dentine Matrix Protein-1 (DMP1)[Feng et al.
Autosomal dominant polycystic kidney disease is the cause of renal failure in five to ten percent of patients receiving dialysis or kidney transplantation.
The first two species presented karyotypes composed by acrocentric autosomal chromosomes and, through G-banding analysis it was possible to evidence a higher interspecific homeology.
Phenylketonuria (PKU) is an autosomal recessive metabolic genetic disorder when left untreated, can cause problems with brain development, leading to progressive mental retardation, brain damage, and seizures.
The five-year-old lost his sibling, Sebastian, to Autosomal Recessive Polycystic Kidney Disease, a genetic cystic renal illness occurring infancy and childhood.
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