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Unformatted text preview: (Coffin-Lowry Syndrome, Incontinentia Pigmenti) · Affects either sex. · The child of an affected female has a 50% of being affected. · For an affected male, all his daughters but none of his sons are affected. X-Linked Recessive Inheritance (Color Blindness, Hemophilia, Fragile X) · Affects males almost exclusively. · Afffected males are usually born to unaffected parents; the mother is normally a carrier (heterozygote) and may have affected relatives. · Females may be affected if the father is affected and the mother is a carrier. · Sons of normal fathers x carrier mothers have a 50% chance of being affected, while daughters of normal father x carrier mothers have a 50% chance of being a carrier....
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This note was uploaded on 04/27/2009 for the course ANTHRO 304 taught by Professor Gray during the Spring '09 term at Kansas.
- Spring '09
- Biological Anthropology