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Is Hypercholesterolemia Dominant or recessive?

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Is Hypercholesterolemia Dominant or recessive?

Postby MissionCO » Sun Apr 22, 2012 6:50 am

Hi,

Is Hypercholesterolemia a dominate disorder or recessive? Thx for any help.
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Postby JackBean » Sun Apr 22, 2012 6:59 am

I would bet on dominant, because if you have higher expression, then it doesn't matter, whether it's from one or two copies. But the difference may be in severity of the disease.
http://www.biolib.cz/en/main/

Cis or trans? That's what matters.
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