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Fragility

Fragility

Brittleness; liability to break, burst, or disintegrate.

Synonym: fragilitas.

Origin: L. Fragilitas


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How would you know what genotypes to assign for the parents?

In humans, cataracts in the eyes and fragility of the bones are caused by dominant alleles that assort independently. A man with cataracts and normal bones marries a woman without cataracts but with fragile bones. The man's father had normal ...

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by Nivea
Tue Feb 01, 2011 6:13 pm
 
Forum: Genetics
Topic: How would you know what genotypes to assign for the parents?
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