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Synonyms for recessive

an allele that produces its characteristic phenotype only when its paired allele is identical

of or pertaining to a recession


(of genes) producing its characteristic phenotype only when its allele is identical


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Genetic analysis has shown autosomal recessive pathogenic variants in the ITGA2B or ITGB3.
Autosomal recessive was the most common pattern of inheritance and out of the known 60 genes thought to be involved in the pathogenesis of non-syndromic Retinitis pigmentosa, 32(53%) were identified in South Asia.
These gender symbols may be empty (normal), having a dot inside (carrier), dark filled (affected), lightly filled (affected for dominant mode and carrier for recessive mode) to represent the occurrence of a respective phenotype (Fig.
Tolar, who directs the Minnesota Stem Cell Institute at the University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, which is the first of several places in the world that offer blood and marrow transplant as a treatment for patients with recessive dystrophic EB and junctional EB.
Handlers at the Australia Zoo on Queensland's Sunshine Coast say the pale animal born in January owes its white fur to a recessive gene inherited from mother Tia.
htm) blue eye color  is also a recessive trait, meaning both parents must carry the gene for a child to have it.
Keywords: Harlequin ichthyosis, adenosine triphosphate binding cassette A12, autosomal recessive
Complete anonychia generally follows an autosomal recessive pattern and has been mapped to chromosome 20p135.
3SG-DMS-EL 'from (the house of) his son' ([TEXT NOT REPRODUCIBLE IN ASCII] 2010: 6)) and a new recessive case denoting 'from X's side'.
Gene therapy company Fibrocell Science (NasdaqCM:FCSC) reported on Thursday the receipt of US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) fast track designation for clinical-stage candidate FCX-007 for the treatment of Recessive Dystrophic Epidermolysis Bullosa (RDEB), a rare, devastating genetic skin disease.
M2 PHARMA-January 6, 2017-Fibrocell passes US FDA fast track designation for FCX-007 for recessive dystrophic epidermolysis bullosa
I first learned about dominant and recessive genes when I was in junior high school science class.
Pedigree analysis indicated that disease is segregated in autosomal recessive fashion.
While Na+ channel myotonia is dominantly inherited, most of the Cl- channel mutations are recessive traits.
Val61Glu was found in a compound heterozygote together with a deletion, resulting in recessive complete susceptibility to mycobacterial infection ([4]; note here, this variant was incorrectly described as p.