Info iconThis preview shows page 1. Sign up to view the full content.

View Full Document Right Arrow Icon
This is the end of the preview. Sign up to access the rest of the document.

Unformatted text preview: ng” chromosomes using large fluorescently labeled probes against multiple sequences on the chromosomes http://www.chrombios.com/cms/website.php?id=/en/index/aboutfish/multicolor.htm Can FISH with a fluorescent probe against each of the genetic regions below detect the diseases associated with the gene? FGFR3 – Achondroplasia A.  Yes B.  No Chromosome 21 – Down syndrome A.  Yes B.  No Factor VIII - Hemophilia Down syndrome (DS) -  first described in 1866 by English physician John Langdon Down - Affects 1 in 700 newborns •  Upward slant to eyes, small, flattened nose, •  Small mouth, making tongue appear large. •  Short neck. •  Small hands...
View Full Document

Ask a homework question - tutors are online