Cystic fibrosis is genetic disease caused by mutations in the CFTR gene. The consequence of this is production of an abnormal transmembrane protein that is responsible for producing sweat, mucus, and digestive fluids.
Explain in depth the correlation between the defective gene and the abnormal protein that is produced. Be sure to mention the process involved in protein production, whether or not those process(s) have properly occurred, and their end products.
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Cystic Fibrosis Cystic fibrosis is an autosomal recessive disorder caused by a deletion mutation in the CFTR gene. The most... View the full answer
A mutation in CFTR gene causes cystic fibrosis and it makes any of the following changes in the CFTR protein, Malfunctioned... View the full answer